How many fakes can you find online in one hour?

We challenged reporters Aishu Ravishankar and Mandy Kovacs. This is what they found...

Online sales of unbranded personal care products that are either clearly counterfeit or sold in a way that alludes to an established brand are legion, as the industry well knows.

But how easy is it to spot such products on the internet? SPC reporters set themselves a challenge: how many sales of falsely branded products or those sold with allusions to established lines could they find in one hour? The answer is: many.

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