Counterfeit Product
  • Non-conforming and Non-complying products: what to know 17 November 2016

    Darryl O’Brien differentiates between the ever present issues of non-conforming and non-compliant materials and what you need to know before deciding whether or not to purchase and/or install either. The issue of non-conforming building products continues to gain media ... Continue Reading

  • Risks of Online Shopping 20 April 2015

    One cannot deny that online shopping is continually growing in popularity across all market sectors; however, there are some risks and dangers associated with it, particularly when it comes to products that need to meet Australian standards and regulations. Frank ... Continue Reading

  • Plumbing Supply Forum 6 March 2014

    There are often calls to totally de-regulate certain industries, in order to, as the rhetoric goes, reduce costs and red tape and let industry take its course. The downside of this approach is that it can lead to a new ... Continue Reading

  • Protection against product copying 13 February 2009

    Manufacturers and trade show organizers have strategies to counter the pirating of designs and brands, but the best defence is to refuse to buy copies. The prevalence of counterfeit product is a rapidly increasing problem around the world. Branded products ... Continue Reading