Home>Gifts>Watches>Citizen Watches Citizen Watches Citizen Watches was found in 1928 as the Shokosha Watch Research Institute. the trade name "Citizen" originates from a pocket watch sold in 1924. Citizen is now one of the world's largest watch companies. Eco-Drive watches use solar power and charges through solar panels hidden out of site under the watch face. Please check back here again. New products to be added soon!