Schweizer Familie was first published as an independent title in 1894, having been distributed as a supplement to Die Glatt, a local Zurich newspaper, in 1893. Nowadays, Schweizer Familie is Switzerland's largest family magazine. It remains true to its lengthy tradition as an entertaining, informative and creative magazine with content that is appreciated by every generation throughout the German-speaking part of Switzerland. The publisher of Schweizer Familie is Tamedia. The national media house operates in the German- and French-speaking regions of Switzerland, and it includes the country's leading editorial network.