Wal-Mart's Luxury Problem

French design house LVMH's Fendi files suit, claiming that counterfeit Fendi leather goods are being sold at Wal-Mart's Sam's Club unit

Wal-Mart Stores (WMT), the world's biggest retailer, has often been compared to a flea market because of the bargains that one finds there. The biggest difference for shoppers is that they know they're getting authentic goods at Wal-Mart or at its Sam's Club warehouse unit. Or at least that's what buyers believe.

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