Timeline

1899

The Appl family take over a weekly newspaper in Wemding

1945

The newspaper appears for the last time

1947 / 1948

Start of commercial printing, set-up of a composition oriented printing company

1968

Company enters offset printing business

1978

Acquisition of sellier druck in Freising

1984

Start of web offset printing in Wemding

1999

Acquisition of echter druck in Würzburg

2005

Majority share in the gravure printing company PRINT.Forum in Sinsheim

2005

Integration of kuncke druck in Ahrensburg

2006

Acquisition of the bindery in Monheim

2006

Building of a new print factory in Reichenberg nearby Würzburg

2009

Integration of the former Monheim bindery as m.appl bindery at the headquarters in Wemding

2009

The start-up of the new gravure plant at Kirchardt in south-west Germany

2010

Start of digital printing with an HP Indigo 5500

2011

Shareholding with the gravure printing company rose druck

2011

The Web Shop of aprinta druck goes online

2015

Concentration of gravure at Kirchardt (closing of the Sinsheim site)

2015

Concentration of sheet-fed offset at Wemding (transfer of print production from Freising)

2016

New sales structure (market target groups)