<h1 class="entry-title">Category: Counterfeit Clothing and Merchandise</h1>
16 Nov

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) intercepts large counterfeit shipment in run up to holiday season, originating in China

The shipment of fake footwear, handbags, and textiles, worth over $9.3 million (had they been authentic) seized at the Dallas Fort Worth port of entry.  Clothes and footwear seized in north England UK – The seizure, worth over £1 million was undertaken by Lancashire Council’s Trading Standards on storage units across the city of Manchester and […]

16 Nov

China cracks down on fake goods sold online and nabs online celebrity who made $10.2m from selling counterfeits

Since May China’s public security organs have solved more than 1,400 cases involving the sale of counterfeit items via the internet, this effort being part of a broader campaign Kunlun 2020 that was launched to target crimes involving drug & food safety and infringement of intellectual property rights.

12 Nov

Another successful seizure of over £1 million of counterfeit clothing and shoes.

ACG members attended the raids with Lancashire County Council’s Trading Standards team and Police last week – Thursday 5th November, the police swooped on four unnamed premises to uncover around four lorry loads of illicit goods – the haul included counterfeit items relating to one of our clients – Under Armour…

25 Sep

Surelock working with Dublin Revenues (Customs) – Detention of Counterfeits

Really great to be working with the team at Dublin Revenue (Customs) who have been making regular detentions of our clients counterfeit goods coming into Ireland from China / Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Dubai and other ports – we are very grateful for your hard work –     #smuggling #counterfeits #brandprotection #thankyou

25 Sep

Surelock in Partnership – The Real Deal Campaign

Surelock are pleased to continue our sponsorship of the Real Deal, the theme of partnership in action underpins the Real Deal campaign, which, since its inception by the National Markets Group for IP Protection (NMG) in 2009, has been funded by IP rights owners and their representatives. In 2019-2020, these include: the BPI, the Industry […]

13 Sep

Surelock take action against Counterfeiters in joint operation with ACG and TS

While we were on lockdown, the counterfeiters were on overtime, flooding the market with fakes, now this week with colleagues we started to take the fakes out of the market place – 100’s of #counterfeitgoods  were seized from retail shops in Camden High Street Wednesday in a joint ACG (Anti-Counterfeiting Group) / Camden Trading Standards […]

Bognor Regis seller found with fake goods worth £18k has been sentenced

Another successful outcome for Surelock clients following an undercover operation in October 2018, when investigators first identified eBay seller Garry Warren selling counterfeit rock band T-shirts and hooded tops. In February 2019, Surelock investigators and West Sussex Trading Standards visited the sellers home and seized counterfeit clothing for many bands including Iron Maiden, The Beatles, […]