Posted November 21, 2012

Distributor Warns of Counterfeit Liquid Energy Shots

On November 19, 2012, Living Essentials LLC announced the company discovered and halted the production of counterfeit versions of 5-hour ENERGY® liquid energy shots. The company filed suits against the counterfeiters in U.S. Federal District court and is working with law enforcement to investigate the situation. Counterfeit inventory and manufacturing equipment used to produce the counterfeits have been seized by court order.

The counterfeit 5-hour ENERGY liquid energy shots were produced in Regular Strength Berry, Extra Strength Berry and Regular Strength Orange flavors, and were labeled with both fake and authentic lot numbers.

For a list of some of the lot numbers that indicate a counterfeit product, and the complete statement provided by Living Essentials, use the link below.