Amazon has a counterfeit problem. Amazon claims “Customers trust that they can always buy with confidence on Amazon.com” - but that’s not true. The fact is that counterfeit and replicas are sold on Amazon.
It is shocking that Amazon would engage in a particularly serious threat to national security, consumer safety and public confidence by making fake FBI, Secret Service, and other replica police badges available on its website.
All sorts of dirty things are involved in counterfeiting; terrorism, child labor exploitation, kidnapping, money laundering and organized crime, yet e-commerce sites reap billions in revenue and profit from transaction fees
eBay User Feedback should provide accurate and valuable insight into the Buyers and Sellers involved in eBay transactions based on ratings and comments left by their trading partners -- but it doesn't.
If you want to sell counterfeit products, you get a big boost from a postage agreement between China and the U.S. Government. Deep postage discounts are available when shipping counterfeit goods from China to the United States.