Few companies can boast industry know-how that precedes World War II, but Dickies is one of them. Established in 1922 as a bib overall company, Dickies soon transformed itself into a national contender, manufacturing millions of uniforms for the U.S. military during World War II. Today Dickies is the No. 1 producer of uniform apparel across the globe. Dickies' collection includes industrial cargo pants and shorts, work shirts, tactical fleece jackets, duty boots and slip-on shoes.