History and profile
Helsingborgs Dagblad was founded in 1847. In 1892 it became one of the first daily papers in Sweden.
In January 2001 the newspaper merged with Nordvästra Skånes Tidningar and is today published in three different local editions with separate names. In 2006 the paper changed its format from traditional broadsheet to tabloid following a general trend among daily newspapers.
Helsingborgs Dagblad was named in 2012 as Sweden's best newspaper.
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