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How to protect your brand from counterfeits this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

SnapDragon is all too aware of the tactics fraudsters use to sell counterfeit goods online. In days gone by, consumers…

Brand impersonation grows on Twitter amid Elon Musk’s verification process overhaul

Since Elon Musk’s $44 billion acquisition of Twitter, the social platform has gone through a few controversial changes. None more…

Beware of counterfeit goods this Halloween

As October comes to an end, families across the UK are scrambling to prepare for Halloween. All Hallows Eve is not just a night of…

What is brand impersonation?

In our digital world where con artists tirelessly hatch new schemes and cybercrime surges in profitability with each passing year, every user has…

She-Hulk: Marvel’s New Show Takes on Trademark Villainy

In Marvel Comics’ extraordinary universe where mutants, robots, and superhumans routinely clash over the fate of the galaxy, one would hardly expect to find one of our…

SnapDragon featured in CyberNews’ top brand protection specialists

Despite counterfeits being a high-profile global problem – we all know it – many small and medium-sized businesses do very…

SnapDragon adds Image Detection to its DIY Brand Protection Solution to Help Businesses Identify Trademark Infringements

SnapDragon are proud to announce new features for our self-service brand protection solution, Swoop, which helps protect businesses of all sizes against…

Disney’s copyright over Mickey Mouse due to expire

These days, you could be forgiven for simply associating Disney with worldwide theme parks and blockbuster franchises, but the story…

Understanding Trademarks in the Metaverse

As the online marketplace embraces virtual content of all kinds, from the latest NFTs to popular gaming “loot boxes”, the…

Is your brand safe on Amazon Prime day?

Amazon Prime day has become a staple in online shoppers’ calendars. The annual event, originally created to celebrate the company’s…

Happy British IP Day!

We love IP … and believe, passionately, in protecting all aspects, far and wide. Statistics heralding the fact that businesses…

How to report an intellectual property infringement on Facebook

Finding abuses of your intellectual property (IP) on social media can be hugely frustrating, and instances are on the rise…

Charlie and the counterfeit chocolate factory

When people think of counterfeiting, they usually think of designer handbags, apparel and fashion accessories. However, fakes, copycats and counterfeits…

World anti-counterfeiting day 2022!

Today is world anti-counterfeiting day, now in it’s 24th year! Today we raise awareness of the dangers of fake goods….

Fake it While You Make it – TikTok: Counterfeiters’ Newest Fix

From its humble start as a viral song app, the popular platform TikTok has become a global phenomenon the world…

World Intellectual Property Day 2022 – Championing young talent!

Happy World Intellectual Property (IP) Day! This year’s theme is “IP and Youth: Innovating for a better future” which aims…

Fast Fashion and Fakes – A close look at Shein

What makes fast fashion…well…fast? Simply put,  it’s the rate at which the garments are produced, purchased, shipped, and discarded. The…

Why we don’t tackle the whole world at once

According to the OECD’s most recent report ‘Trade in Counterfeit Goods that pose Health, Safety and Environmental Risks’ published in…

Test Purchasing – The Do’s and Don’ts

Test purchasing is an important part of any brand protection strategy, whether you do it yourself, or anonymously through contacts….

SnapDragon wins Ceed Women in Industry Award

Last week, the SnapDragon team was delighted to attend this Year’s Ceed Scotland awards. The Ceed (The Centre for Engineering,…

David and Goliath: When big brands steal big ideas

Large enterprises copying small, independent brands’ ideas is a common theme. Pinching product designs, even if perhaps ‘only through having…

Safer Internet Day – how SnapDragon keeps you safe online

Safer Internet Day occurs every year in February to promote making the internet a safer place for children. It was…

5 essential brand protection strategies for 2022

Whether you’re just starting out, or are a seasoned business owner, protecting your brand from copycats and counterfeits should always…

The London Toy Fair 2022

After the disappointment of the London Toy Fair being cancelled in 2021 due to Covid-19, we were delighted to be…

How covid-19 created a surge the fake alcohol trade

The effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic are still being felt around the world. As we head into another uncertain…

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