Uniform manufacturer Prestigio en Moda is to use DNA marking technology from
provider Applied DNA Sciences in an bid to halt counterfeiting of its products in
Mexico.

US company Applied DNA Sciences said it had provided the company with a unique
DNA taggant to be used in marking textiles used to make the uniforms. Prestigio said that, as a major uniform manufacturer using the highest level of security, it was important to be able to verify genuine uniforms.