Japanese swords are world-famous but there are many fraud sellers out there who are eyeing to dupe you by offering a fake one. Continue reading “Are You a Sword Lover? Make Sure You Are a Buying a Real One!”
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have built up another stamping framework utilizing sand patterns, which they claim could conceivably put a conclusion to fake merchandise. Continue reading “‘Unhackable’ Danish Anti-duplicating Framework is Based on Sand”
Holostik welcomes you all to the 4th International Exhibition on Rice Processing Technology at our stall R11 at Mookambika Rice and Pulses Tech Expo, 2018, Hyderabad. Continue reading “Holostik Participates in Mookambika Rice and Pulses Expo, 2018”
Sapphires are normally thought of as blue, however, can likewise be red, yellow, orange, green or different hues in the middle. The price of natural sapphires varies depending on their color, clarity, size, cut, and overall quality. For Sapphires of exceptional quality, an independent determination from a respected laboratory such as the GIA, AGL etc. often adds to value. Continue reading “How to Identify a Real Blue Sapphire – Easy Tests for Determination”
Bio-oil made way a few years back and have gained immense popularity since 2013. If you utilize this item frequently, you can verify the way that from that point forward, there has been a relentless ascent in its fake in the market that is acting like genuine.
Continue reading “Bio-oils Are Good For Your Skin But Only When They Are Real!”
The Holostik Times is a quarterly newsletter of Holostik which talks about different aspects of counterfeiting.
Recently, a contest was organised for all the Holostikons wherein several questions were asked from the newsletter.
We received an overwhelming response and the best part was that majority of people answered correctly. This comes as a positive sign as more and more people are getting aware of counterfeiting and its various negative effects.
The correct answers are as follows:
- What percentage of counterfeit products are made in China?
Answer – 75%
- What is the full form of SME?
Answer – Small and Medium Enterprise
- Name two other ingredients of a cigarette other than the ones mentioned in the newsletter.
Answer: There are more than 4,000 ingredients in a cigarette other than tobacco. Common additives include yeast, wine, caffeine, beeswax and chocolate. Here are some other ingredients: Ammonia, Angelica root extract, Arsenic, Benzene, Butane, Carbon monoxide, Cadmium, Cyanide, DDT, Ethyl Furoate, Lead, Formaldehyde, Methoprene, Megastigmatrienone, Maltitol, Naphthalene and many more.
- Which part of the Chicory is used and brewed with coffee?
Answer – Roots
- What is the full form of FICCI-MASCRADE
Answer: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry – Movement Against Smuggling and Counterfeit Trade
There were 26 correct entries and two winners were chosen through a lucky draw.
The lucky winners are: Naveen Ahuja, Delhi and Kishan Singh, Noida.
Congratulations to both the winners!!!
Two Indians and an Indian-based organization today conceded to plotting to sneak fake cigarettes into the United States. Continue reading “Two Indians Concede to Sneaking Fake Cigarettes into US”
Fake textbooks are the poor reproductions of unique reading material. Unlike the latter, they are created by unfair means, lack quality and students sometimes tend to get them on different commercial centres from outsider vendors in view of lower costs (such books are frequently sent from China, India, and so on). Continue reading “Say No to Pirated Textbooks- Know How to Identify Counterfeits!”
Benchmarking specialist co-op, Antutu has said that the outline of Samsung’s telephones is the most faked. Counterfeit telephones are the copy gadgets which are sold as the genuine article. Antutu said that 36.23% of fake telephones profess to be a Samsung Galaxy telephone. Continue reading “Samsung Most Replicated Mobile Phone Brand by Counterfeiters: Antutu”
Prada bags are popular worldwide for their great feel and evergreen style and are obviously a standout amongst the most prevalent designer bags in the market. What’s more, while they come with handsome prices, these bags are still worth every penny! Continue reading “Planning to Own a Prada Bag? Watch Out For These Tips!”