Started in 1922, Dickies is now one of the largest manufacturers of work wear and work uniforms for men and women in the world. The products that the company produces range from work clothes to casual clothes to school uniforms, and the selection is massive and covers almost all sectors of the work world. Dickies makes a variety of quality work clothes such as items like Dickies: medical scrubs, work pants, uniforms, medical and nursing uniforms, pants, coveralls, jackets, uniform shirts, overalls, shirts, double knee, work shorts and many more. Dickies apparel is made from a variety of materials such as denim, cotton and cotton and polyester blends. The clothes that the company makes are tough, dependable, versatile, and are comfortable to wear as the name Dickies stands for quality and reliability.
The company started out as a small bib overall manufacturer known as Williamson-Dickie. C.N. Williamson and E.E. "Colonel" Dickie started their business careers in the vehicle and harness business in Texas. In 1918, they established the U.S. Overall Company. Four years later, in 1922, C. Don Williamson joined forces with his father and his cousin to buy total ownership of the overall company on a one-third-each basis and they renamed it the Williamson-Dickie Manufacturing Company.
The company found itself making uniforms for soldiers during the Second World War, and in the 1950's it expanded to Europe and the Middle Eastwhere it started to introduce work wear to people working in the oil fields. Dickies work wear is now also sold in countries such as South Africa, Australia, Russia, Chile, Japan, Iceland, Canada, and Mexico.
All sorts of workers such as doctors, plumbers, mechanics, oil rig personnel, carpenters, welders and lumber workers can be found wearing Dickies work clothes as a part of their daily work uniform. In fact, Dickies casuals have quickly become fashion items and are worn proudly by many men and women of all ages.
Dickies clothing is available in a wide variety of sizes, colors, materials, designs and patterns. The items can be purchased through a large number of retailers and distributors and they may be bought in bulk, directly from the company itself. You can also place your clothing orders directly through the company's website.
Dickies symbolizes the American worker and stands for pride reliability and toughness.