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Counterfeiting - The Rising Threat to Electronics Manufacturers


As a serious challenge to today's global electronic supply chains, counterfeit parts and the gray market diversion of electronic components can threaten the brand and integrity of products for manufacturers. Although serialization is one of the most powerful anti-counterfeiting and anti-diversion measures available, many manufacturers lack the necessary foundation for those standards, which includes a standardized, automated, enterprise-wide labeling solution.

Download this white paper to understand how:

  • The evolution of society and technology has created a perfect storm for counterfeits in electronic supply chains,
  • Counterfeits are identified now and their potential impact on the bottom line
  • A comprehensive enterprise labeling strategy is the foundation and first line of defense against counterfeiting, and
  • An Enterprise Labeling Solution with solid serialization & traceability techniques is critical from the beginning to the end of the supply chain.

About the Author:
Joe Longo, Loftware, Inc.
Joe Longo is Electronics Industry Specialist with Loftware and has been working with Loftware enterprise customers in the electronics industry for over seven years. His customers include some of the largest electronics manufacturers in the world: Jabil Circuits, Flextronics, Celestica, Kemet, Plexus, GE and more. Highly knowledgeable about the key issues most EMS manufacturers are facing today, he provides in-depth studies and recommendations to electronics manufacturers on solutions to their labeling requirements.