| 13 January 2015

Label Summit Latin America, meet OMET in 2015!

South America t is one of the liveliest areas of the globe and the label and packaging market is no exception. After successful installations at renowned label and packaging printers in South Americas like AGM, Argentina, Viappiani, Colombia and the recent presentation of Varyflex V2 in Chile, OMET is expanding its machine base and is [...]

Technology & Innovation

| 17 January 2015

Customer First: create your own Service package

Technical Service & Support will never be the same. OMET has created a whole menu of Service Packages from which customers can choose according to their most stringent needs or peculiarities. Today we present two packages: Active, phone & remote technical support, and ProActive, technical assistance and preventative maintenance [...]

Global Networking

| 23 March 2015

First POP Conference 2015: mission accomplished!

The 114 players of the packaging supply chain attending the first POP (Print Our Pack) Conference organized by ACIMGA, Italy (Italian manufacturers association of machinery for the graphic, converting and paper industry) and G&K TechMedia on March 10th in Munich, Germany, showed much appreciation for what was welcomed as the †[...]

Global Networking

| 13 March 2015

FINAT European Label Forum 2015: emphasis on knowledge sharing and business relevance

FINAT, the international association for the self-adhesive label industry, has reshaped and rebranded its annual congress to reflect greater industry collaboration and cooperation. Under its new name, the European Label Forum (ELF) will take place June 11-13 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. “The annual congress has historically [...]


| 03 March 2015

OMET at Gulf Printech with representative agency Printech Middle East LLC

Since the cooperation with Printech Middle East LCC started back in 2013, OMET has secured a few major orders in the Gulf area. Two installation have been completed and 2 more will be opearational shortly. The upcoming Gulf Print & Pack will be the occasion to show OMET’s potential in the region and confirm its leading role at [...]


| 12 February 2015

OMET’s full range of tissue converting machines “Re-loaded”

Tissue World Barcelona will be the perfect stage for OMET to announce important evolutions inside its range of tissue converting machines. The FV Line, series of gearless, modular machines combine what is best in terms of tissue converting processing: flawless, no-vibration embossing, precise vacuum folding and excellent printing results [...]

Facts & Culture

| 01 March 2015

FTA Europe formally established as European umbrella for Flexo

The flexo technical associations of the Benelux (EFTA Benelux), France (ATF), Italy (ATIF), Spain (ATEF) and  the UK (EFIA). have formally established FTA-Europe as their common European umbrella organisation. On 5 February, the inaugural General Assembly of the new organisation took place in Brussels at the offices of Intergraf, the [...]


| 13 January 2015

OMET at Converflex 2015 in the year of Expo Milan

OMET Srl will attend Converflex 2015 taking place at Rho/Milan Fairgrounds from 19 to 23 May 2015. The event will take place during Milan Expo 2015 and in the proximity of the universal exhibition, thus making of it a “not to be missed” event. Converflex is a product and service showcase of great global resonance,one of the [...]


| 10 February 2015

OMET global reach as far as Lagos, Nigeria for PlastPrintPack 2015

PPP Nigeria is the first International Trade Show on Plastics, Composites, Chemistry and Printing & Packaging Solutions and Material taking place from 28 – 30 April 2015 at the new Landmark Convention Centre in Lagos, Nigeria. With 179 million inhabitants Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the 7th most populous [...]

Stories of Excellence

| 11 February 2015

Winter installation in Siberia, Russia

In January 2015 was completed the first installation of an OMET XFlex X4 in Omsk, Siberia, at customer  Delta Center. Delta Center printing company, founded in 2007 with a staff of 30 people, provides a full range of services in the field of printing and design: label production, packaging design, offset and flexographic printing, post [...]

Global Networking

| 01 March 2015

Combined expertise for labels and packaging by Klemens Ehrlitzer

With effect from January 1, 2015, Chromos GmbH, next to the development of the German market, takes over Service for Austria and Switzerland. The new center of excellence is located in Friedberg near Augsburg and is run by Klaus Sedlmayr. The since-long director of Chromos GmbH spoke with the author about the background of this decision. [...]

Stories of Excellence

| 26 November 2014

ACM, Italy, doubles: second Varyflex V2 press and double width

It is operational at ACM’s premises in Cremosano, Italy, the new Varyflex V2 850 mm 8-color press with 2 hot air ovens installed just recently. The press is proudly displayed inside the plant of ACM, recently renovated and expanded. “Massimo Raffaele, director of ACM, does not know what it means to take a break,” says Enrico [...]

Stories of Excellence

| 22 January 2015

First OMET JetPlus digital press makes mark by Andy Thomas

Published per courtesy of Labels & Labeling Eticont-Cattaneo Paolo Grafiche provides a perfect example of a commercial printer moving into the more profitable business of label converting. The company started life as a printer of high quality books – a business that continues to this day. Ten years ago, turnover in the books market [...]

Stories of Excellence

| 11 February 2015

Artes crafts future strategy by A. Thomas

Attention to customer service and a move to high definition flexographic printing have allowed Italian converter Artes SRL to thrive. Andy Thomas reports

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