There are many popular urban clothing lines available in the market today that gained a lot of popularity because of its uniqueness. One such brand is Avirex. However, Avirex 鈥?uniqueness wasn 鈥檛 because of its collection of urban clothing lines such as hoodies, tees, polos, jeans, and sweatshirts, but because of its collection of jackets that the community have truly admired. Uniqueness of Avirex Jackets According to many fashion experts, wholesale avirex 鈥?collection of jackets was the reason why the brand had gained a lot of popularity in the market. This is because Avirex 鈥?jackets are authentic military wear worn by the US Air Force. Brief History of Avirex Avirex was founded by Jeff Clyman in 1975 in an effort to continue the distribution of authentic World War II flight jacket. According to Jeff,wholesale avirex was inspired by his late father 鈥檚 collection of World War II flight jackets. Because of its authenticity as a 鈥渢 rue American look 鈥? Jeff decided to start a brand which would continue the production of these types of jackets. Eventually, Avirex became a premier supplier of military apparel for the US Air Force. For 25 years, Avirex served as one of the premier supplier of military apparel for the US Armed Force. Other than flight jackets for the Air Force, Avirex have also expanded to offering jackets to other branches of the US Armed Force such as the Army, Navy, Marine Corps., and the US Coast Guard. From Military to the Limelight The company made a leap when it was introduced in the limelight by a number of popular movies such as Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and the Terminator. One of the most popular in which the brand was highly recognized for its uniqueness was with Top Gun in which Tom Cruise was seen sporting this brand in almost all scenes. Because of these movies, its authentic jackets gained a lot of popularity and demand in the market, in which many other brands have started to provide their own military inspired jackets. It was at that time that Avirex opened its flagship store named 鈥淭 he Cockpit 鈥?which offers some of the best collection of genuine military-grade jackets. The Cockpit 鈥檚 interior bears a resemblance to a large American aircraft carrier. It has a 1944 AT6 Texan as its centerpiece, and other authentic aviation artifacts for its furnishings. Because of its aviation feel, The Cockpit remains to be one of the most unique boutiques in the world. Expansion In 2006, Jeff Clyman sold wholesale avirex brand and trademark as well as Avirex sportswear and Hip-hop fashion lines in three World regions: Europe, Japan and USA. A new owner of Avirex brand for USA is Mark Ecko Enterprises. Jeff Clyman then founded a new company for military apparel called Cockpit USA.
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