• 'Ababis' and 'Star Wnrs': Knockoffs thrive in China e-commerce

    29 days ago - By Fashion United

    Sneakers on a popular Chinese e-commerce platform look like Adidas, but are branded "Ababis". Underwear resembling
    Calvin Klein are called "Caiwen Kani". Toys with an uncanny resemblance to a certain blockbuster movie franchise opt for "Star Wnrs".
    As China held its massive annual "Singles Day" online sales event on
    Sunday, shoppers could still find cheap imitations on Alibaba's Taobao app despite the company's efforts to curb sales of counterfeit goods.
    US and European companies have long complained about the theft of intellectual property in China, a central issue in the US-China trade...
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