The company, which in the meantime had been renamed MOSER Elektrogeräte GmbH, was taken over in 1996 by the American WAHL Clipper Corporation in Sterling, Illinois, the leading global manufacturer of hairstyling appliances. 2002 finally saw the company take on the name of Wahl GmbH.
Wahl GmbH employs over 200 personnel today, and a high degree of quality awareness, flexibility and technical innovation are laying the course for the future. The success: Wahl GmbH today enjoys an excellent international reputation in the areas of professional hairstyling appliances and animal care products.
Launch of KUNO – The compact high-performance appliance from MOSER . An homage to company founder Kuno Moser on the occasion of the company’s 75th anniversary.
MOSER launched a new brand image with the claim "My masterpiece". With a modernised, minimalist logo and a completely new corporate identity.
Introduction of Genio Pro Fading Edition & LiPro².
Introduction of Moser T-Cut.
Completion of the new production building, which expanded the production area by 700m2.
50 years of Moser 1400! The famous hair clippers had been sold up to 30 million times at this point.
Expansion of the Döbele-Weg dispatch warehouse.
Founding year of the Wahl Russia subsidiary.
Change of the company name to Wahl GmbH. The newly founded Wahl GmbH markets the brands WAHL, MOSER and ermila in Europe, Africa as well as the Middle and Near East.
Launch Bellina & Bella – top seller of the ermila brand.
Pilar Marco (which later becomes WAHL Spain) sells our products in Spain and Portugal.
Cutting length adjustment on the blade set.
Founding of WAHL Fernwald for the German professional market.
Founding of WAHL NETHERLANDS.
Expansion of the oral hygiene product range with the addition of oral irrigators and oral hygiene kits.
The very robust and durable pivot motor of our mainsoperated appliances is patented.
The pivot motor for extremely powerful cordless hair clippers is patented.
The first attachment combs for hair clippers are developed and patented.
Our best-selling hair-clipper is brought to market under the name "Famos". Repositioned in the 1970s to Moser 1400.
Birth of the ermila brand and of the ermila blow dryer with integrated comb.
Production of the first "Robot" electric shavers.