A Manhattan Federal Court hit a Texas perfume businessman with nearly 20 years in prison for laundering over $25 million in cash for the Sinaloa Mexican drug cartel.
After pleading guilty to conspiracy charges in September, Vikram Datta, 51, was sentenced Friday to 235 months in jail. Datta, the owner of multiple perfume stores located on the U.S.-Mexico border, operated a business that accepted millions of dollars in cash that had been generated from drug sales in the U.S.
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)