Press Release: Rolex, Patek Philippe, Cartier & More – The History of Wristwatches

WatchTime Wristwatch Timeline - IntroNew York City (NY); America’s best-selling watch magazine, WatchTime, has released a “A Wristwatch Timeline: The First 100 Years,” a comprehensive feature tracing the history of the wristwatch. Starting in the pivotal year of 1914, this illustrated timeline depicts the most important watch models and watch-industry milestones of the last century.


A Wristwatch Timeline” showcases historically important watches from brands such as Rolex, Patek Philippe, Panerai, Seiko, Cartier and Jaeger-LeCoultre. Writer and WatchTime executive editor Norma Buchanan explores the history of the wristwatch from 1914 through today, with dozens of fascinating facts and a plethora of archival photos, in a way that will expand the knowledge of every watch enthusiast.

The WatchTime Special, “A Wristwatch Timeline” is a must-read for every watch collector and watch aficionado. Presented as a fold-out feature in the upcoming September/October issue of WatchTime, on sale September 16. For those who don’t want to wait for the print edition, WatchTime is now offering the complete article as a special, downloadable edition for $2.99.

It’s available here:

WatchTime Wristwatch Timeline - intro

About WatchTime

WatchTime is America’s #1 luxury watch magazine and one of the best-selling watch magazines worldwide. More than 600,000 aficionados read WatchTime’s products every month. WatchTime sells more magazines on U.S. newsstands, and has more social media fans, than all its North American watch-magazine competitors. WatchTime is the only watch magazine with dedicated digital editions for every major tablet platform. Inside Basel.Geneva, WatchTime’s annual luxury watch show, is America’s most popular event series for watch collectors. Its best-in-class journalism, digital products and live events have earned WatchTime several global awards and nominations. Based in New York City, WatchTime is a member of Germany’s Ebner Group, one of Europe’s largest family-owned special-interest media companies. Having operated continuously for 200 years, Ebner today publishes more than 80 magazines and 30 websites worldwide. WatchTime and its sister watch magazines are available in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India and Asia.

Mr. Stephen Brown
PR & Office Manager
Phone: +1-646-742-0740
E-mail: [email protected]

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