Whether you choose a puffy jacket filled with down or a polyester-insulated jacket, men’s winter coats and jackets are essential for warmth when the cold weather strikes. Every climate has winter, and in many cases that means men’s winter jackets become a necessity. Men’s warm jackets are even nice to have around during the summertime for camping or high-altitude hiking where the snow doesn’t melt until well into July. Men’s insulated jackets and winter coats have taken on a different look in recent years. The fashion industry recognizes that men like to look good even in the wintertime, so the styles of warm jackets have expanded to almost equal that of the women’s coat industry. Columbia Sportswear, Mammut and Marmot are companies that continually strike a balance between style and functional performance in their products.