Two men in the US who each trafficked more than 10,000 counterfeit erectile dysfunction pills have been sentenced to federal prison and ordered to pay fines
Security Documents & IT
Eight suspects have been arrested in an Italian operation targeting a counterfeit euro currency network.
Clothing & Accessories
E-commerce giant Amazon is facing yet another lawsuit after the makers of the Snuggie blanket and other products went to court claiming trademark infringement from "astronomical" numbers of counterfeits sold via the online marketplace.
Counterfeiting is growing at a rate of around 3 per cent a year – and brand owners are fighting back with increasing investment in track-and-trace and authentication technologies.