Italy police 19, said law enforcement authorities have closed down the sale of the cottage luxury shop, the sale of goods involving Prada and Patek Philippe and other big names, the 15 people surveyed.
police launched anti-counterfeiting campaign in 11 city, north to Milan, South to the Sicily in Palermo.
police statement said, cottage luxury has a serious negative impact on the economy of Italy, the seller tax evasion, and sometimes collusion with organized crime groups, the exploitation of child labor.
high-end fashion industry is one of the pillar industries in Italy, the annual contribution to the economy of Italy about 60 billion euros.
last year, the Italy police did not check the value of nearly $3 billion in "copycat" luxury. (Chen Lixi) (Xinhua Micro Edition)