Food Huggers combine the very essence of simple, but effective design that improves lives. But this Kickstarter success story was plagued by illegal copies from day one.
The Dope clothing brand is truly unique, combining influences of luxury fashion with street style. However, their individual style drew the attention of counterfeiters worldwide.
Relying on crowdsourcing platforms like Kickstarter can open doors for entrepreneurs, but can also give full access to brand abusers looking for new business opportunities to profit from.
After initially being plagued by fakes on social media, designer watch brand, the 5TH, used Red Points' technology and watched their counterfeit problem disappear.