Knickerbocker is a factory born brand. Their start came in 2012 at the heels of what was left of a 60 year old manufacturing company by the name of Watman Headwear Corp. With the acquisition of their factory Knickerbocker picked up where they left off and journeyed down a new path. First established as a private label manufacturer they later introduced a label of their own: Knickerbocker.