<h1 class="entry-title">Category: Counterfeit Clothing and Merchandise</h1>
11 Feb

Cheetham Hill store found with thousands of counterfeit shoes

Husband and wife team were investigated by trading standards Prosecutors, the wife referred to herself as ‘Big lady boss’. During 2016 and 2017 Trading Standards made ‘various seizures’ of counterfeit shoes which represented around £400,000 in turnover for the business. https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/cheetham-hill-counterfeit-shoes-court-19804275

16 Nov

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) intercepts large counterfeit shipment in run up to holiday season, originating in China

The shipment of fake footwear, handbags, and textiles, worth over $9.3 million (had they been authentic) seized at the Dallas Fort Worth port of entry.  Clothes and footwear seized in north England UK – The seizure, worth over £1 million was undertaken by Lancashire Council’s Trading Standards on storage units across the city of Manchester and […]

16 Nov

China cracks down on fake goods sold online and nabs online celebrity who made $10.2m from selling counterfeits

Since May China’s public security organs have solved more than 1,400 cases involving the sale of counterfeit items via the internet, this effort being part of a broader campaign Kunlun 2020 that was launched to target crimes involving drug & food safety and infringement of intellectual property rights. https://www.asiaone.com/china/china-cracks-down-fake-goods-sold-online-nabs-online-celebrity-who-made-102m-counterfeit

12 Nov

Another successful seizure of over £1 million of counterfeit clothing and shoes.

ACG members attended the raids with Lancashire County Council’s Trading Standards team and Police last week – Thursday 5th November, the police swooped on four unnamed premises to uncover around four lorry loads of illicit goods – the haul included counterfeit items relating to one of our clients – Under Armour… https://www.lancs.live/news/lancashire-news/over-1m-worth-fake-nike-19256848?utm_source=linkCopy&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=sharebar