Articles Tagged ‘counterfeit’


40,000 identified sellers hawking counterfeit beauty and health products: study

October 14, 2013

Beauty and health product counterfeiters are using cunning tactics such as infringed product and factory images and manipulated feedback ratings to dupe consumers and jeopardize brand equity, according to a new study by anti-counterfeiting and brand protection agency OpSec Security.

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Gucci files suit against counterfeit sites, protects brand image

August 15, 2013

Italian fashion house Gucci has filed a lawsuit against a number of counterfeit Web sites and online merchants to help protect the brand’s image, although the legal battles are not likely to stop counterfeiters.

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Richemont watch win is not the end of the luxury counterfeit battle

January 9, 2013

Richemont’s recent legal battle with counterfeit watchmakers will not be the end of legal confrontations between counterfeiters and luxury brands, experts say.

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Moncler blends the lines with CSR-focused photo contest for spring campaign

January 13, 2012

French outerwear label Moncler has found a way to tie together corporate social responsibility, the fight against fakes, social media and its spring 2012 advertising campaign through a consumer-curated photo contest.

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The counterfeit battle rages on: Richemont upps the ante

June 17, 2011

Luxury conglomerate Compagnie Financiere Richemont is continuing the battle against counterfeit luxury products with a lawsuit against a Pakistani Web site that it claims is an unauthorized retailer. How far do luxury houses have to go to protect themselves?

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