You all know about the banks miss selling scandal , how about the scandal and future claims from millions of consumers worldwide suing for fraudulently being sold what they thought was made by whosoever badge was on the front only to find it was just a "bought in" product made by a 3rd party supplier .
They are all at it with TV's with a established name -- now made in Turkey not by the brand name on the front . Major European electronics former manufacturer who licences out the brand to who ever will use and pay for it , and this differs according to the product type !
Huge car maker who's smallest car is made by a totally different manufacture in Poland .
Frankly its fraud or "passing off" Can you imagine the claims if a few successful claims were made in the courts it would be the end of most electronic brands within months .