Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters
Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters

Muji ordered to pay Chinese firm US$89,000 and apologise after losing trademark appeal

  • Supreme People’s Court in Beijing upholds 2017 ruling that retailer infringed on Beijing Cottonfield Textile Corp’s intellectual property rights over use of ‘Wuyinliangpin’ brand name
  • Japanese firm argued it held rights to the Chinese name for ‘almost all’ of its goods, with the only exceptions being bed covers and towels

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Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters
Muji entered the mainland China market in 2005. Photo: Reuters
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