Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout
Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout
Crime

Hong Kong customs officers seize nearly 400kg of cherries being fraudulently passed off as a premium Australian brand

  • The cherries were packed in boxes bearing the logo of the brand 43° South, whose 2kg boxes of cherries sell for as much as HK$600
  • A saleswoman at the fruit shop where the cherries were being sold was arrested, and packaging equipment was seized in the raid

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Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout
Customs officials display the nearly 200 boxes of fraudulently branded cherries seized in a raid on Thursday. Photo: Handout
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