Ensure the Highest Quality Aftermarket Products with Huron Automatic Screw Company

Customers should be aware of the dangers of counterfeit products in the aftermarket industry and learn ways to avoid being scammed. The Heavy Duty Truck Aftermarket industry is growing and innovating in many exciting ways. However, along with the growth and modern advances there comes a responsibility to be mindful of safety and quality control issues as the number of counterfeit parts increase in the market. According to a recent report from the Brand Protection Council of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturer’s Association, counterfeiting is becoming a significant problem for the global motor vehicle parts industry. The Federal Trade Commission and World Customers Organization in Interpol estimate that counterfeit trade costs the industry nearly $3 billion dollars a year in the United States. However, this is not a domestic issue alone: the global expense of counterfeit parts reaches nearly $12 billion dollars. Because of this, manufacturers are encouraging customers to be conscientious of what they purchase and who they purchase products from.   Unless a part if purchased from an authorized brand dealer, buyers cannot always trust that a part is genuine even if it appears to be legitimate due to packaging and appearance. The Problem with Counterfeit Products One of [...]