|Founded|| • 1972 as Der Limmattaler|
• 1997 (name changed to Limmattaler Tagblatt)
• 2008 (name changed to Limmattaler Zeitung)
|Circulation||8,359 (as of October 2013)|
History and profile
The newspaper was first published in 1972 as Limmattaler Tagblatt by Der Limmattaler AG , situated in Dietikon, Canton of Zürich. The current name Limmattaler Zeitung dates from a 2008 merger with the local newspaper Bezirksanzeiger Dietikon. In 2010 the company was bought and absorbed by regional Swiss media conglomerate AZ Medien.
- "Wechsel in der Chefredaktion der Limmattaler Zeitung" (in German). Limmattaler Zeitung. 2015-09-03. Retrieved 2015-09-03.
- "Geschichte der AZ Medien" (in German). azmedien.ch. Retrieved 2014-12-27.
- Official website (in German)