A search and seizure operation was conducted by the Fair Competition Commission in November 2017, along with Adams & Adams Partner, Charl Potgieter. A manufacturing facility was uncovered, with large quantities of branded clothing and footwear seized. Moulds being used in the manufacture of the counterfeit goods were also seized.
Adams & Adams continues to utilise its network of investigators in each country to assist with inquiries that may lead to these large seizures. Training was also conducted for the Fair Competition Commission and Customs in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in May 2017 and December 2017.