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Date: 08 Jun 2007 20:35:53
From: Lavarock
Subject: Fake Coffee!
It appears gourmet coffee is not the only target of scams. You have been
warned :-)

Source: http://news.balita.ph/html/article.php/20070606101452905

National
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) warned the public against
purchasing fake Nescafe coffee.

The warning was issued following the seizure of 50 boxes of counterfeit
Nescafe coffee worth thousands of pesos during a raid at a warehouse in
Lipa City.



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They said that someone has to live in Hawaii and I raised my hand first!




 
Date: 09 Jun 2007 11:16:26
From: John Frank
Subject: Re: Fake Coffee!

> > Source: http://news.balita.ph/html/article.php/> Thousands of pesos eh?
> How much is that?

The use of the word balita and the ph means that the story is from the
Philippines, the rate is approximately 50 pesos to the dollar.




 
Date: 09 Jun 2007 09:22:23
From: jim schulman
Subject: Re: Fake Coffee!
On Fri, 08 Jun 2007 20:35:53 GMT, Lavarock
<lavarock1@myhawaiiansite.com > wrote:

>The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) warned the public against
>purchasing fake Nescafe coffee.

In a second press release, the NBI informed the public that the fake
Nescafe was distinguishable by its pelasant taste.


 
Date: 08 Jun 2007 17:30:46
From: Moka Java
Subject: Re: Fake Coffee!
Lavarock wrote:
> It appears gourmet coffee is not the only target of scams. You have been
> warned :-)
>
> Source: http://news.balita.ph/html/article.php/20070606101452905
>
> National
> The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) warned the public against
> purchasing fake Nescafe coffee.
>
> The warning was issued following the seizure of 50 boxes of counterfeit
> Nescafe coffee worth thousands of pesos during a raid at a warehouse in
> Lipa City.
>
>
>

For a while thre was more JBM coming out of Panama than Jamaica. But it
went through Jamaica, Queens so that made it OK.

R "not expert enough to tell the real Mescafe from the fake" TF


 
Date: 08 Jun 2007 17:03:18
From: kwatq
Subject: Re: Fake Coffee!
On Fri, 08 Jun 2007 20:35:53 +0000, Lavarock wrote:

> It appears gourmet coffee is not the only target of scams. You have been
> warned :-)
>
> Source: http://news.balita.ph/html/article.php/20070606101452905
>
> National
> The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) warned the public against
> purchasing fake Nescafe coffee.
>
> The warning was issued following the seizure of 50 boxes of counterfeit
> Nescafe coffee worth thousands of pesos during a raid at a warehouse in
> Lipa City.

Thousands of pesos eh?
How much is that?



  
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