Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP
Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP

Hong Kong’s Hang Heung bakery falls victim to mooncake counterfeiters ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival as shop marks 100th anniversary

  • Second time the Hang Heung Cake Shop, founded in 1920, is targeted by bootleggers within three years
  • Customs seizes hundreds of boxes holding counterfeit mooncakes in Yuen Long, arrests four people

Topic |   Crime
Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP
Counterfeit mooncakes seized during a previous customs operation in Yuen Long. Photo: SCMP
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