Alpha Industries

Founded in Knoxville in 1957 by Samuel Gelber and Robert Lane, Alpha Industries originally designed and manufactured outerwear for the U.S Department of Defence. A rich history has been created since as they began to introduce staple pieces with military practicality and aesthetic - something that later became mainstream in modern fashion. Today, the brand is best known for its iconic MA-1 Jacket, which consists of multiple features that ensure practical purposes for the intended users of the jacket. This basis of of requirements that needed to be met was a vital catalyst in the remarkable exposure of the brand's capability to provide high quality garments with a refined appearance.