It’s said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. However, for direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands battling for customer attention and dollars every day, copycat competitors are a thorn in their side. In a survey of brand marketers, 58% said that the biggest unforeseen challenge that D2C companies face is how to deal with copycats. Why? It’s simple. D2C has proven to be a very successful business model, and more and more companies want to get…