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This past March, Burberry filed a lawsuit against TJX, the holding company for off-price retailers TJ Maxx and Marshalls, accusing the company of selling "large quantities of counterfeits and other infringing products."
Today, we're here at TJX headquarters in Framingham, Massachusetts, touring the head office and learning more about the concept and procedures of off-price retailing, and we couldn't help but ask about the pending Burberry litigation.
According to the head of marketing at TJ Maxx and Marshalls, "It was never about us having goods that had Burberry on it, it was a question about the use of the plaid. That was what was in question. My understanding was that it is resolved, but I'm not 100 percent sure."
· Bought Burberry at TJ Maxx or Marshalls? It might be fake. [Racked]