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Consumers turn a blind eye on the ill effects of fake sunglasses

Posted by Elise Trecul on Thursday, Aug 15, 2019
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Why are shoes the most counterfeited product?

Posted by Elise Trecul on Thursday, Aug 8, 2019

Why are shoes the most counterfeited product, and what steps can footwear companies take to end high-quality counterfeiting?

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8 fashion brands employing lateral thinking to counterfeit issues

Posted by Elise Trecul on Thursday, Aug 1, 2019


In the fashion industry, originality is everything. It can’t come as much of a surprise to find that the fashion industry has produced many inventive approaches to the problem of counterfeiting. These brands have stepped beyond the process of searching and reporting fakes, implementing brilliant, proactive measures to take control of the counterfeit fashion industry issue.

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Stitching up the reality behind the counterfeit handbag industry

Posted by Elise Trecul on Friday, Jul 26, 2019

Counterfeit handbags have long since extended from New York City’s Canal street to a plethora of legitimate online channels today. Red Points’ market research investigates this growing trend.

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Fake outdoor apparel leaves customers out in the cold

Posted by Gordon Mcconnell on Friday, Feb 15, 2019

After Canada Goose taking Chinese counterfeit sellers to court, Red Points takes a closer look at the trade in counterfeit outdoor apparel.

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Fake designer clothes shredding fashion brand reputations

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Jan 18, 2019

A look into Red Points’ research on fake designer clothes for sale online, as well as consumer opinion and shopping behavior.

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Red is Solely Louboutin: Protecting Color Marks in the EU and USA

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Friday, Nov 9, 2018

Trademark covers not only brand names and logos, but extends even to colors. Red Points takes a look at a landmark case of color mark.

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Counterfeit watches: can you spot the fake?

Posted by Red Points on Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018

This article examines the key findings of the the market research conducted into the counterfeit watch industry and sheds some insight into the realities of selling counterfeit watches online.  

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Musicians' struggle for fashion trademark protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Feb 23, 2018

From The Rolling Stones to Alt-J, how musicians struggle to protect their trademarks and art from those who want to capitalise on their cool brands.

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The 5TH watch counterfeits disappear from social media

Posted by Marc Gassó on Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017

After initially being plagued by fakes on social media, designer watch brand, the 5TH, used Red Points' technology and watched their counterfeit problem disappear.

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