HP announced the seizure of more than 6,400 counterfeit supplies in the cities of Cebu, Talisay, Mandaue, Bacolod and Angeles. This seizure was conducted by local police teams in Cebu, Bacolod and Angeles between July and September 2012. The authorities seized more than 3,500 counterfeit ink cartridges, close to 2,750 counterfeit toner cartridges and close to 150 various packaging components used to make counterfeit HP cartridges. Eight individuals were arrested and will be subject to criminal prosecution.
HP collaborated with local law enforcement to make this action possible. HP vigorously defends its brand and intellectual property for Original HP supplies by engaging in industry-leading anti-counterfeiting practices to combat the fraudulent manufacture, distribution and sale of counterfeit HP supplies products. Read the rest of this entry »