Counterfeit goods
New self-storage code of practice
A new trading standards initiative is cracking down on criminals using self-storage
Illegal cigarettes discovered in sewer
Officers found counterfeit cigarettes suspended above raw sewage behind a shop
The counterfeiters’ worst enemy
WRi founder Graham Mogg talks about taking down traders in fake goods
ACG campaign takes on online fakers
The Anti-Counterfeiting Group is tackling online sellers of fake goods
Deli owner admits tobacco fraud
The owner of a Polish deli in Oxfordshire has admitted selling illegal tobacco
Surge in fakes sold on social media
The ACG warns of a rise in fake goods sold online in the run-up to Black Friday
BTHA report warns on unsafe toys
The BTHA is calling for the government to take action on unsafe toys sold online
Record illegal cigarette stash found
Trading standards officers in Salford seized a record haul of illegal cigarettes
UK ‘falling behind’ in IP protection
Is the UK slipping behind its US and European counterparts in fighting fakes?
Illegal cigarette haul flushed out
Trading standards officers in Salford seized illegal tobacco hidden in a shop's toilet
Sub-standard face masks seized
Officers at Heathrow have intercepted counterfeit face masks and hand sanitizers
Fake PPE training scheme launches
CTSI and the OPSS are running a series of webinars on how to spot fake PPE equipment
Oxford TS seize shisha tobacco
Oxfordshire Trading Standards has seized suspected smuggled shisha tobacco products
Tina Gibbons receives ACG award
The Greenwich TS officer has been presented with a special achievement award
Illegal cigarette seller jailed
A Wolverhampton shopkeeper has been found guilty of selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco
Touchstone shows value of hallmarking
Touchstone Award winners uncovered thousands of cheated consumers