To All Pertua Trade Partners
In our drive to ensure that Pertua products continues to deliver the best in machine lubrication technology, we have commenced direct actions against counterfeit Pertua products in the market. After months of surveillance and close coordination with the intellectual property, judiciary, local government and law enforcement authorities, we are happy to report that successful searches and confiscation drives have been done.
The first of many planned raids started last Aug. 7, 2015 in the area of Rizal. Two auto parts shops who refused to heed cease and desist orders were found to be carrying fakePertua.Below are photos from the raids and full videos can be viewed online at the Pertua Oil Channel on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2sdPllD_t6dngZ-va0Kc0w).
Hundreds of packs of illegal products were seized and criminal cases will be filed against the errant store owners. Said violations are considered criminal under Republic Act 8293, otherwise known as the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines. The punishment for said acts are a 2 to 5 year jail sentence and a fine ranging from Php 50,000 to Php 200,000.
Rest assured that we will be vigilant and forceful in safeguarding your business and we will not stop until the products, sources and manufacturers are eradicated. On your part, we enjoin you to report any such activity in your areas of operation so we can take the necessary action.You may call us anytime during office hours at (02) 362-1545 or at (0943) 128 4142.
Please note that the Pertua trademark and US Patent original formula are solely owned by Primetech Oil Inc. and marketed exclusively by Pertua Marketing Corporation and its assigned official area distributors.Our database of official dealers and distributors nationwide can be found online at http://www.pertua.com/contact-us/dealer-locator/.
Below are guides on how to detect fake Pertua products.
We thank you for your commitment and support in bringing the unique lubrication benefits that only genuine Pertua products can deliver. More power and happy selling!
Very truly yours,
Gancayco, Balasbas and Associates
The Pertua Management