INVESTIGATORS & SECURITY CONSULTANTS
<h1 class="entry-title">Category: Counterfeit Clothing and Merchandise</h1>
22 Apr

Consortium of luxury brands team up on blockchain platform

The objective; to promote “a single global blockchain solution open to all luxury brands worldwide to provide consumers with additional transparency and traceability,” said the partners in a joint statement. https://www.securingindustry.com/clothing-and-accessories/luxury-brands-team-up-on-blockchain-authentication-platform/s107/a13337/#.YIV3IS1Q2S5

30 Mar

A Brexit headache?

Brexit has added new hurdles that companies should be aware of – changes to the UK customs records process impacts anti-counterfeiting strategies – a key role for every brand… https://www.worldtrademarkreview.com/anti-counterfeiting/brexit-headache-how-changes-the-uk-customs-recordals-process-impacts-anti-counterfeiting-strategies

11 Feb

Cheetham Hill store found with thousands of counterfeit shoes

Husband and wife team were investigated by trading standards Prosecutors, the wife referred to herself as ‘Big lady boss’. During 2016 and 2017 Trading Standards made ‘various seizures’ of counterfeit shoes which represented around £400,000 in turnover for the business. https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/cheetham-hill-counterfeit-shoes-court-19804275