Gilead has warned about the dangers of the rise in "buyers clubs" offering cheaper versions of its hep C drugs.
A bottle of wine has been fully tracked from South Australia to China using blockchain technology.
More than half of steel companies operating in MENA markets have reported cases of counterfeiting.
A man involved with a £1.5m counterfeit toy operation in the UK has received a two-year jail term, suspended for two years.
Almost two-thirds of counterfeit contact lenses tested positive for microbial contamination in a US study.
De La Rue sees 20 per cent hike in authentication and traceability sales, thanks in part to its DuPont acquisition.
Seizures of illicit tobacco in the EU has risen by a fifth over the past two years, suggesting the black market is growing.