23115082 story China Cracks Down On Fake Apple Stores 146 Posted by timothy on Sunday August 14, 2011 @10:50PM from the love-apple-but-a-tomato dept. angry tapir writes "The Chinese city of Kunming has stopped 22 fake Apple stores from illegally using the company's iconic trademarks after Apple lodged a complaint with authorities. Kunming authorities found 20 unauthorized Apple resellers. Currently, 11 of those resellers are being investigated. Two other stores were discovered for related violations. Slashdot first discussed the mushrooming of fake Apple Stores in July."