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Amazon inventory management causes authentic vendors to sell fakes

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, May 21, 2019

 

Amazon's commingled inventory system has led to authentic brands being accused of selling counterfeits, and with it, their reputations ruined

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Amazon launches Project Zero, aiming to eliminate counterfeits on its platform

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019

Amazon recently released its newest product, named Project Zero. This article outlines this new initiative and what it means for brands selling on Amazon.

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The Amazon product listing and content guide for small brands

Posted by Dave Marshall on Friday, Mar 22, 2019

For Amazon sellers, the competition is fierce. You may have found or developed a great product that meets the needs or solves the problems of your target customer, but this only means that your work has just begun.

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How to win the Amazon Buy Box every time

Posted by Brogan Woodburn on Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019

On Amazon, the Buy Box is everything to sellers - whoever gets it will dominate sales, everyone else is left to fight over the crumbs.

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Counterfeiters using Amazon to capitalize on a sex-positive trend

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019

Cultural shifts have caused a growth in sales of sex toys online. While this is encouraging for brands, it’s also alluring for counterfeiters. Red Points’ market research investigates.

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[Index] Reporting counterfeit goods online

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Dec 20, 2018

If you’ve found counterfeits of your products online, and are looking for a way to remove them, then take a look through the guides found here.

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Why consumers can't trust ratings and reviews

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2018

Red Points’ research has demonstrated that product reviews are an essential tool for consumers to evaluate the trustworthiness of listings online. Sellers on ecommerce know this also, however, and know how to manipulate online opinion.

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Why you need Amazon Brand Registry

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Jun 8, 2018

Amazon Brand Registry offers a robust defense against nefarious counterfeiters trying to sneak onto ecommerce sites illegally. Red Points explains why it’s a must-have! 

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How to report trademark infringements on Amazon

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018

Your intellectual property is important, so if you’ve found a seller on Amazon who copies your branding, steals your patented designs or sells online counterfeits of your product, then it’s time to act. Follow this simple guide, and Red Points can help you report fakes on Amazon and have them removed from the platform.

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Counterfeiters' online platforms of choice

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Mar 23, 2018

Since Marty McFly flew across a pond in Back to the Future Part II, the world has been eagerly awaiting the invention of a hoverboard. In 2013, the world got a little closer to realising their dream with the announcement of Inventist’s Hovertrax. Sadly, this creation was marred by the work of counterfeiters.

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