09. April 2019
Wristwatches have been undergoing some sort of renaissance. Several recent articles also point at this resurgence in interest in wristwatches, both smart and traditional analog pieces. Perhaps we could blame Apple, which in 2017 outsold the entire Swiss industry (!). This renaissance has also sparked the creation of several watch microbrands. Here, Pontvs brings you a brief history of how wristwatches became popular, and the most important changes in recent years.