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NEWS: Fake Purses, Real Money: Louis Vuitton's Massive Canadian Counterfeiting Award

Posted by admin on Jul 6, 2011 12:50:20 PM
It has the makings of a prime-time TV drama, almost: A pair of undercover investigators approach the back alley entrance to a Vancouver-area warehouse. Once inside, they aren’t searching for drugs, terrorists, or illegal weaponry. They are looking for fake designer purses.

In 2009, private investigators working for Paris-based Louis Vuitton Malletier SA – a subsidiary of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA – entered the warehouse of Singga Enterprises (Canada) Inc., where they believed the importers and sellers of an array of counterfeit handbags were operating, according to court documents.

Read more at The Globe and Mail.

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Topics: Luxury Goods