Counterfeit warning
IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT COUNTERFEIT SUMITOMO ELECTRIC PRODUCTS

We take a strict stance to eradicate
all fake products for our customers

Producing, selling, or using fake products could be a criminal offence.
We do not take any responsibilty for any damage or loss caused by using counterfeit products.

Fake product sales through e-commerce

646 fake products were discovered and eliminated on major online shopping (web)sites in 2017 alone.

Fake product sales through e-commerce

Investigation and crackdown by authorities

We work with local authorities to eradicate illegal counterfeit products.

Investigation and crackdown by authorities

How to identify genuine products

Cleaver

From early 2014, genuine Sumitomo Electric FC-6 cleavers have a new design of anti-counterfeit label on the cleaver lid and on the cleaver case. The appearance of the label varies depending on the illumination conditions…

Blade

If you tilt the blade, the text 'GENUINE' will be displayed.

Blade

Electrode

If you view the top of the rubber head of the electrode, ”the Sumitomo trademark” is engraved. Design patent registered worldwide (ex. US D792493, China ZL201530022425.8)

Electrode