Chemicals Knowledge Hub | Traceability in the leather supply chain

By Tony Benson, Managing Director, Applied DNA Sciences Europe - 21/05/2018 Applied DNA Sciences recently announced the completion of its consortium research project with UK-based BLC Leather Technology Centre, which demonstrated the application and recovery of SigNature DNA tags throughout the leather supply chain, from animals on the farm to the leather-finishing process at the [...]

The Textile Magazine | GHCL stepping up innovation in home textiles with launch of REKOOP

GHCL Ltd., India’s leading high quality textile manufacturer, has partnered with Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., USA  (ADNAS) and Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) to launch traceable, recycled PET (“rPET”) bedding products under the brand “REKOOP” in the US market. REKOOP was launched recently at the New York Home Fashions Week. GHCL has received an overwhelming response [...]

Sourcing Journal | Applied DNA Gets One Step Closer to a Traceable Leather Supply Chain

Before long, brands and retailers sourcing leather for their products may be better able to trace that raw material through their supply chains. Applied DNA Sciences Inc., a provider of molecular technologies that enable supply chain security, has successfully completed its year-long consortium research project with BLC Leather Technology Center Ltd. (BLC), to tag leather… [...]

fibre2fashion | Applied DNA completes leather tagging project with BLC

Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., a provider of molecular technologies, has announced the successful completion of its one year consortium research project with UK-based BLC Leather Technology Centre Limited (BLC). The aim of the research project was to apply and recover DNA tags throughout the key processing stages involved to make leather products. The processing [...]

Applied DNA Successfully Completes Leather Tagging from Farm to Finished Products

STONY BROOK, N.Y. , May 1, 2018 – Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., (NASDAQ: APDN) (“Applied DNA” or the “Company,”) announces the successful completion of its 1-year (approx.) consortium research project with BLC Leather Technology Centre Limited (BLC) who are based in the United Kingdom.  The aims of the research project were to apply and [...]

just-style | Interest grows in secure leather supply chain

www.just-style.com | July 6th 2017 By Beth Wright Product authentication business Applied DNA Sciences (APDN) has revealed Scottish Leather Group and Tong Hong Tannery are the newest sponsors to its leather traceability system, expanding the project to seven global brands. The Research Project, initiated following the signing of a Research Agreement between the two [...]

Applied DNA, BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd Announce Additional Sponsors to Develop Leather Traceability System

STONY BROOK, N.Y. July 5, 2017 – Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“Applied DNA,” “the Company,” NASDAQ: APDN), is pleased to announce the addition of two sponsors to the Company’s leather traceability project with BLC Leather Technology Centre (BLC). The Research Project, initiated following the signing of a Research Agreement between the two companies, seeks to [...]

Innovate LI | Applied DNA, They’re Really Getting Into Leather

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APDN, BLC Announce Sponsorship by 5 Global Brands to Develop Leather Traceability System

STONY BROOK, N.Y. March 29, 2017 — Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“Applied DNA,” “The Company”; NASDAQ: APDN), a provider of DNA-based supply chain, anti-counterfeiting and anti-theft technology, product genotyping and product authentication solutions, has signed a Research Agreement with BLC Leather Technology Centre (BLC). The intention of the Research Agreement is to develop and [...]

BLC Leather Technology Centre

Applied DNA Sciences has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with BLC Leather Technology Centre (BLC). The intention of the MOU is to utilize SigNature® T DNA  for the marking of animal pelts to ensure security of the supply chain. DNA-tagged pelts will be converted into leather by designated manufacturers and ultimately [...]