We are a non-profit organization housed at Michigan State University and founded in 2009, as the first and only academic body focusing upon the complex global issues of anti-counterfeiting and product protection of all products, across all industries, in all markets.
THE CENTER FOR ANTI-COUNTERFEITING AND PRODUCT PROTECTION
An independent, interdisciplinary evidence-based hub, whose activities focus on outreach, education, and research designed to assist in protecting brands and products of all industries worldwide.
Our outreach activities focus on providing thought leadership and information sharing on new solutions to brand protection challenges.
Our education program provides a suite of offerings for industry, government and traditional students pursuing a career in brand and product protection.
Our comprehensive multi-disciplinary, evidence-based portfolio provides lessons and proof to theories that have a practical application to product counterfeiting issues.
The A-CAPP Center pursues comprehensive portfolio of publications through its research projects and outreach activities. Check out our publications below.
A-CAPP in the News
The A-CAPP Center strives to be at the forefront of outreach, education and research related to product counterfeiting. Check us out in the news below.
The A-CAPP Center produces a monthly newsletter to keep our subscribers in-the-know of what is happening at the Center. View our recent newsletters below.