All products are original, authentic name brands. We do not sell knockoffs or imitations.Nautica was launched in 1983 as a sporty American fashion company by David Chu. The earliest fragrance was released by the company in 1992. This and subsequent scents were created and distributed in collaboration with the American manufacturing company Coty. Many designers worked on these fragrances including Maurice Roucel, Patricia Bilodeau, Harry Fremont and Michel Mane.