Founded in 1967, Propper International has produced high-quality clothing and gear for soldiers, first responders, tactical operators and the public. Since its first government contract for "Dixie cup" hats, Propper's apparel line has grown to include flight suits, parkas, chemical weapons suits, flight gloves and many additional combat pieces. To date it has manufactured more than 120 million garments for the U.S. Department of Defense and is the largest official supplier for the United States military. Its reputation for high-performance, durable gear and clothing has also won over the commercial market. Patrolling city streets to fighting on the front lines, Propper's clothing is battle ready and can withstand the toughest mission.