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Counterfeit Sales Expected to Spike This Holiday Shopping Season

New survey from Red Points reveals consumer behavior insights and expectations for the holiday season.

EBay’s Now Authenticating Luxury Handbags

EBay expands its Authentication Guarantee from watches and sneakers to bags by Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga and…

Outside View: In Race for Resale Dominance, Who Will Win Authentification?

Right now, each platform has its own authentication policy — but as investors line up behind star performers…

Italian Fashion Sector Shows Digital Thirst and Readiness, New Study Says

Despite the havoc wrought by the pandemic, 55 percent of interviewed companies will increase their digital…

Amazon Joins Feds on Anticounterfeit Strike Force

Amazon and IPR Center launch "Operation Fulfilled Action" to block fakes from entering the U.S.

Amazon Lawsuits: Luxury Counterfeiters Wielded Social to Peddle Fakes

A new series of Amazon lawsuits over luxury counterfeits alleges "bad actors" conspired to peddle fakes…

Trade of Made in Italy Counterfeit Goods Said to Be Worth 5.2B Euros

The issue is highlighted by Confindustria Moda and Italy's government as part of the fifth…

Trump Pushes for Tighter Sanctions of Counterfeits Sold Online

E-commerce sites that offer third-party selling, such as Amazon and eBay, could face fines and more…

Counterfeits Soar as Ath-leisure Dominates Online Quarantine Purchases

New data from Red Points finds half of consumers have purchased counterfeit sporting equipment over the past…

Louis Vuitton Uncovers a Mole and ‘High-tech’ Counterfeits in China

These fake bags are no usual counterfeit. They come with NFC sensor chips, a feature even the real ones don't…

Amazon Forms Special Team to Take Out the Fakes

The Counterfeit Crimes Unit's goal is to sniff out bad actors and stop fraudulent listings before they start.

Smart Tags Seen as Next Marketing Tools, Studies Say

Two studies issued by Certilogo pointed to the importance of authenticity, customer experiences and data…

Amazon’s Fakes Problem Could Land It on ‘Notorious’ List

Are Amazon e-commerce sites "notorious" due to counterfeits? Depends on whom you ask.

Survey Reveals Number of Shoppers Buying Counterfeit Goods

Incopro teamed with Sapio Research to find out how many consumers either intentionally sought fakes or were…

Will More Brands Follow Nike’s Lead in Leaving Amazon? Time Will Tell

Nike's move to cease its pilot program with Amazon was seen as "bold" and good for the long-term value of the…