A flood of counterfeits in the market threatens your brand equity, destroying premium perceptions, reducing the market share and causing loss of current and potential customers.
was a record worth of counterfeit goods – including Swiss watches, jewelry, apparel and handbags – that were seized in Russia in 2016
of the fur segment in Russia are counterfeit goods; only around 200,000 items are distributed officially
requests related to purchases of replica watches from top brands are registered in the Yandex search engine each month
of footwear on the Russian market are smuggled or counterfeit
Brand Protection Case
The Bosco Group, a major Russian distributor of luxury brands and its own brand of sportswear faced large-scale sales of counterfeit products misusing Bosco brand image on hundreds of online platforms.
The online market had been flooded with fake goods, which could have diminished the premium brand value of Bosco.
CERT-GIB performed a series of actions that helped promptly block all online platforms that distributed counterfeit goods.