Cotopaxi opens up about recent Facebook scam  

 Cotopaxi opens up about recent Facebook scam  

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Cotopaxi, arguably one of the outdoor industry’s fastest-growing brands, is the latest to battle fraudulent ads and sites linked to Facebook.

According to Cindy Grönberg Moldin, Cotopaxi’s vice president of brand, the company started receiving messages around Oct. 25 as customers contacted the brand questioning the authenticity of ads promoting deals of up to 80 percent off and claiming the brand was closing. The ads were sending customers to fake, identical sites bearing the Cotopaxi name. 

Read more: Cotopaxi aims to become a billion dollar brand within six years.

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