Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium

Panel: Consumer Attitudes and Behavior Toward Counterfeit Purchases

July 6, 2021

In this panel discussion from the 2020 Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium, industry experts noted that the effectiveness of anti-counterfeiting messages can vary by product. Some other discussion points included whether top-tier manufacturers see the benefit of spending money on anti-counterfeiting, the importance of public safety messages, and what strategies might brand owners pursue to reduce counterfeiting.

This session was moderated by Cliff Grammich, Ph.D, Director, Birdhill Research and Communications, LLC.

The panelists were:

  • Dennis Collopy, University of Hertfordshire 
  • Kasie Brill, U.S Chamber of Commerce 
  • Michael Hanson, Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) 
  • Judy Jeevarajan, Underwriters Laboratories 
  • Rich Kaeser, Johnson & Johnson

  Read Key Takeaways