Anti Piracy
& Anti Counterfeit Blog

Our latest article

Counterfeit electronics online jeopardizing authentic brands

Posted by Red Points on Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019

Red Points’ new consumer electronics research looks into consumer behavior and responses to the purchase of counterfeit consumer electronics.

Read More
Our most popular articles

A clear cost analysis of automating brand protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019

An economical comparison of Red Points’ proprietary software vs running brand-protection in-house.

Read More

Black Hat SEO - The marketing tools counterfeiters use to sell fakes

Posted by Ryan Williams on Monday, Dec 17, 2018

Counterfeiters will use every method at their disposal to sell fakes, and learn key strategies from marketers to beat authentic brands to the top of search engine results.

Read More

Traditional vs modern brand protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018

Red Points compares the drawbacks of using a manual process against an automated process and explains the process required to protect a brand legally and comprehensively.

Read More

How counterfeiters stifle research and innovation

Posted by Emma Smith on Friday, Oct 19, 2018

Innovation is key to strong economics, but where there is a lack of intellectual property rights and a high risk of counterfeiting, there is a reluctance to invest and innovate and, as a result, huge potential losses to a country’s economy.

Read More

Is torrenting dead?

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Oct 11, 2018

Torrenting and internet piracy may be making a comeback - Red Points investigates the new research on patterns of global internet usage.

Read More

Machine learning - the future of brand protection technology

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018

In this final part of the series, we will be focusing on machine-learning elements of brand protection. This article will cover how machine learning is essential to maintaining an updated and effective IP protection solution.

Read More

Case management makes brand protection technology simple

Posted by Ryan Williams on Monday, Aug 13, 2018

This article provides a quick checklist of features and capabilities that any good case management system supporting a brand protection service should contain.

Read More

Image recognition as a brand protection technology

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018

The task of finding infringements across multiple channels requires a combination of tools, one of which should be image recognition technology. This is an important tool for finding fake items and copyrighted images online.

Read More

Rogue websites and cybersquatting

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Jul 5, 2018

A negative side of the internet is the multitude of websites set up to act in bad faith. This article explains the different types of rogue sites, and how to fight against them. 

Read More
Download ebook