Originally Posted by dcdenim
the blank tag is a security measure. I think every 100 pairs just has a blank tag with only an (R)
I don't see why you would want to starch them, they come with a shitload of starch already and adding more would cause them to tear quickly.
It has absolutely NOTHING to do with security. How did you come up with that one?
Pablo T explained it perfectly - the blank tab with just the (R) trademark serves a purpose. When you leave the tab blank, the idea is people will look at the tab purely as a "trademark" device.