A widespread industry
The issue of counterfeited industrial products is something that affects all branded seals manufacturers. Counterfeited products exists on all geographical markets, in all industrial segments and for all product types and sizes. The product range of counterfeits is not only limited to seals, also housings, bearing, grease, vehicle parts and many more products are counterfeited.
Customers are being cheated
Counterfeit seals and other counterfeit products are usually low-cost, no name products. They are illegally labeled and marketed with another company's brand, and placed in packaging that appears identical to genuine packaging used by the brand owner. Counterfeit seals are sold to unsuspecting customers, usually around the same price as genuine products.
Consequences of using counterfeited products
The performance of a counterfeit product is unpredictable, hence the use of counterfeited products may cause some serious damage to operational reliability, cost of production and market reputation. Counterfeited products may also present a serious safety issue and can cause personal injury
By continuously raising the awareness level among customers and authorized distributors, knowledge about counterfeits and how to avoid being cheated is increased.
Call to action
The best way to safeguard product authenticity is to buy products from authorized distributors.