Product Identity Fraud is a multi billion dollar problem facing an uncountable number of manufacturers and marketers in the world economy. Counterfeiting, Alteration and Diversion of brand name products cost money in lost sales, increased liability claims and loss of consumer loyalty.
To address these problems many brands are employing various security tags, taggants and markers. However the wrong system can actually make a product less secure. Charles Steele is published in validating security tagging systems to ensure that the right taggant is used to meet your product identity needs. http://www.anevalinc.com/aboutus.html.