NEW CAREER OPPORTUNITY FROM A-CAPP
Interested in joining A-CAPP? We are currently accepting applications for an Outreach Specialist-Curriculum Coordinator. (Click here for more details)

NEW EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FROM A-CAPP 
Academic courses: "Introduction to Product Counterfeiting" & "Understanding Product Counterfeiting". Courses are open to current MSU students, lifelong MSU students and working professionals. Both can be completed online. (Click here for more details)

Press Coverage

2013

MSU Anti-Counterfeiting Program Earns Center Status, MSU Today, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A Supply Chain Management Perspective on Mitigating the Risks of Counterfeit Products, Contracting Excellence, by David Dreyfus, Justin A. Heinonen and Rod Kinghorn.  

Counterfeiting in the 21st Century and the Response by Michigan State University, ticklethewire.com, online newspaper, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

Counterfeiting in the 21st Century and the Response by MSU, deadlinedetroit.com, online newspaper, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

The A-CAPPP Industry Academy: Cross-Disciplinary Training in the Battle Against Product Counterfeiting, The Engaged Scholar, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

Real talk about counterfeit goods, City Pulse, by Justin Heinonen, Ph.D., Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D., and John Spink, Ph.D.

2012

Non-Target Specific Food Safety Testing, Fortune Magazine, magazine, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Xinhau News Agency, November 2012, online newspaper, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Note-sharing sites fall under legal grey area for students, The State News, newspaper, November 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, ABC World News, television, November 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Heintz exploding product from unauthorized repackaging, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, news paper, October 2012, by John spink, Ph.D.

Anti-Counterfeit Strategy, Packaging Design, magazine, September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Security Management, magazine, September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Scholastic, magazine, September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Anti-counterfeit countermeasures-tactics evolving to strategies, Healthcare Packaging, magazine, September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D., Douglas Moyer, Ph.D., and Justin Heinonen, Ph.D.

Anti-counterfeit countermeasures-tactics evolving to strategies, Packaging World, magazine, September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D., Douglas Moyer, Ph.D., and Justin Heinonen, Ph.D.

Counterfeiting food, Consumer Reports on Health (page 9), September 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Beware of food fraud, Tuscon News Now, web news, August 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Halal Consumer Magazine, magazine, August 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Counterfeiting Becoming a Bigger Problem, ABC2 News, web news, July 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Women's Health, magazine, July 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Consumer Alert: Food Fraud, 19 Action News, television, June 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Consumer Warning About Counterfeit Food, WPRI.com, web news, June 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Fake Food Trying to Make Its Way to US, CBS4 Miami, web news, June 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Counterfeit Food Making Its Way to U.S Dinner Tables, The Inquisitr, web news, June 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Enterprise Risk Management and the Product Fraud Threat, Michigan Business Network-Seeking Your Success with Steven Hicks, radio, original air date May 19, 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud: 7 Most Common Cases, Prevention.com, web magazine, May 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Port's Hello Kitty seizure reflects uptick in counterfeit trade, StarNewsOnline.com, web news, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Frauds: 10 Most Adulterated Foods, CBS News.com, web news, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Database Established to Identify Food Fraud Issues, Food Business News, web news, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

7 Food Ingredients Most Prone for Food Fraud, Food Product Design, web news, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

8 Food Frauds on Your Shopping List, Smartmoney.com, web news, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud and Economically Motivated Adulteration, NBC Today Show, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud: 8 Hoaxes To Look Out For At The Grocery Store, Huffington Post, web news-reprint of original Smartmoney.com article, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, Details, magazine, April 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Real or Not, Business Without Borders, web-based magazine, March 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Product Counterfeiting: Evidence Based Lessons for the State of Michigan, KSCN News, news radio, February 2012, by Justin Heinonen.

Product Counterfeiting: Evidence Based Lessons for the State of Michigan, The State News, newspaper, Michigan State University, February 2012, by Justin Heinonen.

Defining the Scope of Food Fraud, Food Business News, online magazine, February 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud, BBC, documentary, February 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Taking Another Look At Food Fraud, Food Safety News, web-based newsletter, February 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Tamper Evidence Revisited, Packaging World, newsletter, January 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Food Fraud-a greater public health risk than traditional safety threats?, FoodQualityNews.com, newsletter, January 2012, by John Spink, Ph.D.

2011

The Food Safety Challenge of the Global Food Supply Chain, Food Safety Magazine, magazine, December 2011/January 2012, mention of John Spink, Ph.D. and Doug Moyer.

Anti-Counterfeit Strategies and Tactics, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, newsletter, December 2011, by Doug Moyer.

Defining the Public Health Threat of Food Fraud, Supermarket News, newspaper, October 2001, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Special Agents Work To Uncover Food Fraud, KABC-TV, television, Channel 7, August 2011, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Special Agents Step Up Efforts to Prevent Consumption of Fraudulent Foods, WNDU, television, channel 16, July 2011, by John Spink, Ph.D.

The Food on Your Dinner Table May Be a Fraud, WPTV, television, channel 5, July 2011, by John Spink, Ph.D.

Nuturing Nanotechnology, PIRA's Brand Protection, magazine, March 2011, by John Spink, Ph.D.

2010

Michigan State Product Protection Program Crosses Boundaries to Attack CounterfeitingPackaging Digest, July 2010, by John Spink. Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Michigan State University, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Michigan State University, Faculty Profile and Interview, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, WUOM 91.7, radio, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Detroit Free Press, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

MSU Spearheads Research to Prevent Counterfeit Products, State News, Michigan State University, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Lansing State Journal, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, New York Times, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, CBS, television, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, ABC, television, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, San Francisco Examiner, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, San Franciso Chronicle, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Associated Press, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Chicago Tribune, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Forbes, website, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, Houston Chronicle, newspaper, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, MSN Money, website, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Launch, WWJ, radio, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Anti-Counterfeit Incident Database, CBS, Dan Rather reports, television, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.

A-CAPPP Anti-Counterfeit Incident Database, C-SPAN, television, 2010, by Jeremy Wilson, Ph.D.