By Hannah Abdulla | 6 November 2018

A study into authenticating denim from the farm through to the finished product has found DNA molecular tagging is a reliable tool to help brands and manufacturers tackle traceability and transparency throughout the supply chain.

The study was conducted by the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York, and product authentication business Applied DNA Sciences, and published in the AATCC Review of the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colors.