Investigation services

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. Is your brand safe?
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but when it comes to counterfeits, fake goods it can have a negative impact and cost brands billions!

With the development of internet sales, the world trade in fake goods now estimated at 09 billion, or 3% of world trade, it is more important than ever for brand owners to employ a multi-faceted approach to the fight against counterfeits.

A ‘one size fits all’ anti-counterfeiting strategy cannot be applied. BRANDIT can support your company to investigate various online infringements and target enforcement efforts for efficient results and information.

We believe in data intelligence. BRANDIT’s Investigation Services team combines real-world inquiry expertise with advanced data collection and analysis methods to take down high-value targets, discover network operators, and to examine specialist focus areas outside the usual scope of your brand protection team.

We act as your trusted business partner to find and report on criminals who erode the value, reputation, and safety of your brands.
Our expert takes care of managing your brand’s reputation thanks to on-offline investigations including:

Counterfeit Infringers

  • Identify sellers, related companies, supply chain and sales channels (incl. social media)
     
  • Recommend a strategy for enforcement options and follow-up actions
     

Fraudulent Webshops

  • Identify fraudulent websites, including newly registered domains
     
  • Inquiry on the network of copying websites
     
  • Gather intelligence for consolidated enforcement action
     

Platform Risk Assessment

  • Identify fraudulent websites, including newly registered domains
     
  • Inquiry on the network of copying websites
     
  • Gather intelligence for consolidated enforcement action
     

Ad-hoc analysis and take downs

Ad-hoc analysis and take downs

Take down procedures across several platforms, including search engines, Ecommerce platforms, mobile applications (Google Play and AppStore), social media accounts and/or posts and online storage /cyberlocker