PC Pro News: “Counterfeiters slipping used parts into new gadgets”
Written by Written by Stewart Mitchell, PC Pro
Monday, 02 July 2012 00:00
This PC Pro News article quotes Smith & Associates’ Chief Operating Officer Matt Hartzell as he offers insight on characteristic traits of the modern counterfeiting threat and the most common pitfalls and challenges it provides for the industry. He describes the ease with which bad product can “enter the supply chain at every stage of production,” how adaptable counterfeiters are in market environments of scarcity, and the necessity of stringent product testing and of building strong relationships with trusted suppliers.
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