The International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) this week released three sets of guidelines outlining a common set of principles for stakeholders within the online reviews sector.
Trustpilot announces the appointment of Scott Ward as Vice President of Sales in the Denver office, a key leadership position that will drive new business development and support customer growth in the region.
Trustpilot A/S today announced financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015. In 2015, the Danish review platform, Trustpilot experienced a 52 percent increase in revenue and expanded its gross margin by DKK 30.5 million to DKK 105.8 million.
Internet-retail giant Amazon launched another legal offensive against fake online reviews this week. Filed in the U.S. state of Washington, Amazon’s lawsuit targets the owners of five websites advertising to write fake reviews of online products for a fee.
Trustpilot’s Compliance Team has uncovered a network of freelancer profiles offering to write fake reviews on Trustpilot. The investigation led to all 83 profiles being removed, and Trustpilot believes that continued efforts to fight fraud will help stem both the supply of, and demand for fake reviews.