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Sales of fake goods on increase

The number of counterfeit goods being sold in the UK is on the increase, with as many as one in nine products being fake, according to Trading Standards.

The number of counterfeit goods being sold in the UK is on the increase, with as many as one in nine products being fake, according to Trading Standards.

The trend is not helped by the growing number of copycat websites appearing, which are almost identical to the sites selling genuine brands.

Jim Reed reports.

  • 17 Sep
  • From the section UK