When Jacob Hurwitz returned home from a family vacation in London with a classic trench coat, he wondered why nothing like that was being produced in the U.S. Thus the American Trench was born, out of his, and his partner David Neill’s desire to reinvigorate manufacturing domestically. This Ardmore, P.A. based company was created in 2010. They created their eponymous trench made in Newark, N.J., and have ventured into other items such as socks, which are milled in Reading, P.A.