As the leading media enterprise in the region, the Aschendorff Group keeps the people of Münster and the Münsterland area informed of all important events. Credible, innovative and always committed to the world: these values represent the enterprise group Aschendorff.

The core of the activities continues to be the "Westfälische Nachrichten", the newspaper with a daily circulation of nearly 250.000 copies and produced in association with Zeitungsgrupp Münsterland (ZGM). However the range of products also includes various digital offerings, such as the online news platform, an Internet news programme entitled "WN TV" as well as various digital services and information platforms.

The Aschendorff Group is a family-owned business with a tradition going back over 290 years. Aschendorff currently employs around 700 people.