Most of these fake websites claiming to internationally wholesale commodities including known brands are setup by West African scammers mainly from Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana etc.., living in various countries, most having entered those countries using student or working visas.
Here are some scammers that have been formerly identified ==> http://stop419scams.com/
http://www.mapexgroup.com (Cameroonian non-delivery scam)
Domain Name: MAPEXGROUP.COM
Registrar: NAMECHEAP INC.
Sponsoring Registrar IANA ID: 1068
Whois Server: whois.namecheap.com
Referral URL: http://www.namecheap.com
Name Server: NS35.DNSNETSERVICE.COM
Name Server: NS36.DNSNETSERVICE.COM
Updated Date: 04-mar-2017
Creation Date: 15-feb-2017
Expiration Date: 15-feb-2018
mapexgroup.com IN SOA