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Harrods perfume supplier arrested for violating Russia sanctions

Harrods perfume supplier arrested for violating Russia sanctions

A Harrods perfume supplier is under criminal investigation after he continued to sell his high-quality products to Russiaa sign that luxury goods continue to be delivered to the country, which is a violation of British Sanctions.

Company boss David Crisp is accused of knowingly violating export bans after offering his perfumes in Russia well into 2023. London Civil court ruling released last week. Evidence presented to the court appeared to show that Crisp had told an undercover private investigator that the Russian market was doing “really well” and that he was ignoring “government decrees.”