История

 
1976
The printing house Druckerei A. Allaoui  is founded by the engineering student Ahmad Allaoui in his hometown Aachen (Germany). Allaoui specializes in typography and offset printing. The first jobs are carried out on a Heidelberg GTO 46.
 
1982
Various post-press machines are added to the equipment to produce books, in addition to commercials. The equipment is upgraded further in order to cope with bulk orders.
 
1992
Next to his core printing business, Allaoui ventures into trading of used printing and post-press equipment, domestically and abroad. With more than fifteen years of printing experience, he acquires a reputation as an expert supplier of graphic machinery.
 
2005
Ahmad Allaoui passes away at the age of 57. His eldest son Ammar Allaoui takes the lead and continues the company's international expansion.
 
2009
Allaoui is authorized as the official used machinery partner of Muller Martini in Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and later Northern Europe.
 
2016
In order to stress the focus on the trade of printing, bindery, and paper converting machinery the company's name is changed to Allaoui Graphic Machinery.


TÜV Rheinland certifies the family business according to ISO 9001:2015. Allaoui is the first supplier of used graphic machinery to hold this certificate.



 
2017
Omar Allaoui (B.Sc. WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management) joins the executive board. He adds to the management several years of international leadership experience in the e-commerce sector.


The German Trade Association for Machines and Tools welcomes Allaoui Graphic Machinery as a new member.