Citizen is part of Japan?based Citizen Holdings Co., Ltd. The company is one of the world's largest producers of watches and was originally founded in 1918; the brand name originated from a pocket watch Citizen sold in 1924. The company integrates a comprehensive manufacturing process from creating each individual watch component through to the watch's final assembly ? this is the artisan's approach to watch making, leveraging decades of experience with cutting edge technology. The product line includes a broad range of high?quality wearable timepieces including stainless steel bracelet watches, leather, nylon, stainless steel and mesh strap wristwatches, chronograph watches, sport watches, dress watches, ladies watches, watch and bracelet sets, men's watches, world time watches, water?resistant watches and more. Citizen watches are known for Eco?Drive technology which uses both natural and artificial light for power so you never need to buy and change watch batteries.