Cosmetics firm Kao USA has warned customers that counterfeits of two of its lotion products are in the US market.
The global smart label market is expected to reach top $16bn in value by 2025, says new market research.
Google suspended around 6,000 websites and 6,000 accounts last year that advertised fake goods.
The UK is warning gym-goers to steer clear of potentially dangerous unlicensed drugs sold as sports supplements.
The world's largest and heaviest nut, the coco de mer, is getting an upgraded anti-counterfeiting system.
The owner of an online contact lens retailer has been sentenced in the largest-ever case of its kind in the US.