WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized counterfeit designer sunglasses worth $18.6 million at retail in March and April.
The agency said the glasses seized infringed on trademarks including Versace, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Lacoste, Bulgari, Emporio Armani and Coach. In all, 156,900 pairs of sunglasses were seized in six separate shipments entering the Port of Los Angeles from China between March 13 and April 14, Customs said. The intrinsic value of the goods was estimated to be $151,564.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)