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Why are empty bottles so expensive? according toFilm Producer，Hertz, one of the contributors to the 2021 documentary Inside StoryIndicates that the illegal person can check the blankAlcoholBottle for second timeFilling and further exceeding$2000Sold。
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exceptThrough the online market，In addition to obtaining second-hand empty wine bottles through bars and other channels，The counterfeiter alsoinvestmentHasA series of equipment, including sealing machine, bottling machine, laser printerFood dye, Gift Box，Labels and capsetc.。
Food dyes are used to change and add to bottlesCounterfeit liquorColor of,The counterfeiter will still be packingOn the boxPrinted with false or genuinecode. Many distilleries use ordinary shrink film seals for packagingThe wine bottle，This is alsoFalsifyworkRelatively simple.
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eBaY said that the platformOnly allowedMerchants with pre approval and sales license sell drinks. And the website has corresponding"Counterfeit claims" policy. If consumers buy counterfeit and shoddy products, they can ask the seller for a refund and obtaindoublecompensate for。
But,Only relevant policies are issuedFor counterfeitersStrikes and restraintsyesFar awayNot enough。CounterfeiterhavevariedbypassSystem supervisionofMeans,Because there is no way toThorough sanctions, for realFor wine lovers, they still face great risks when purchasing related products。