Events

| 03 July 2014

New XFlex X4 in 440 mm/17’’ Debut at upcoming Labelexpo Americas (Part 1)

A new location, an experienced sales and service team. These are the foundations of the successful penetration of OMET in the North American territory, where many installations worthy of note are the proof of the appreciation shown over time for the Italian press manufacturer and its products. OMET celebrates its 13th ongoing [...]

Technology & Innovation

| 20 June 2014

Special application through OMET Varyflex V2 press for the pharmaceutical industry

MTS is a major American producer of pharmaceutical packaging. From its headquarter of St. Petersburg, Florida, it serves the market of the United States with an important share of its production being exported to Europe. MTS has developed smart blisters design providing personalized monthly or weekly medication cycles. Offer includes a [...]

Events

| 07 July 2014

New XFlex X4 in 440 mm/17’’ Debut at upcoming Labelexpo Americas (Part 2)

The XFlex X4 will not be alone on booth (#3123). At its side a XFlex X6 530 in 10 colours will give proof of its modularity, flexibility and multi-process capabilities, since long considered a benchmark for the printing industry. During the show days, XFlex X4 will demonstrate the rapidity of changeover and the excellence in self-adhesive [...]

Technology & Innovation

| 02 June 2014

Flat-bed Hot Foil delivers high quality results on OMET’s printing presses

During OMET’s latest ‘Open doors’ event, the XFlex X6 with flexo/offset combination on display was integrating in-line the flat-bed hot foil group Rhino of the Swiss company Pantec. Rhino compliments OMET’s press design flexibility thanks to its turning foil head and delivers cost-efficient production of complex designs in one [...]

Market Trends

| 26 May 2014

What mid-web hybrid presses bring to packaging production (1)

The first of a two-part article on the benefits of hybrid technology for the printing of flexible packaging. The author is Peter Ploehn, since 2012 in the sales staff of Chromos company.

Market Trends

| 04 June 2014

What mid-web hybrid presses bring to packaging production (2)

by Peter Ploehn, Chromos GmbH Second half of the article published per courtesy of Deutscher Drucker, Issue 5, 2014 SUITABLE CONCEPTS How does a mid-web press concept, mixing a large number of technologies, look? The talk is about flexible and modular configurations of mid-web presses that can be enlarged to fulfil the required [...]

Global Networking

| 07 July 2014

Paolo Grasso, OMET Area Manager reports from Label Summit Indonesia 2014

Label Summit Indonesia 2014 turned out to be a quite interesting event held in one of the most exciting business areas nowadays. Indonesia, with more than 300,000 people and a population growth rate estimated in 1,12, is a fast growing market determined to improve and invest in new technologies. The label industry is still dominated by [...]

Stories of Excellence

| 26 May 2014

Supremex wins technical challenge award in packaging at Canadian 2014 Gutenberg Gala

Supremex Inc., Canada’s largest provider of stock and custom-manufactured envelopes, is proud to announce that, after participating for the first time, they won the technical challenge award in the packaging category at the 2014 Gutenberg Gala held recently in Montreal. Supremex earned this distinction for its printed envelope “My [...]

Technology & Innovation

| 21 May 2014

Double unwinding system of OMET drastically reduces the time and material needed for job changeover

OMET took the occasion of its recent ‘Open doors’ to launch a simple, yet effective innovation aimed at increasing savings of time and reducing general wastage during job changeovers on its printing presses

Events

| 16 June 2014

September will see OMET in Kenya at East Afripack 2014

The most famous Processing, Packaging and Converting Technologies exhibition in the East Africa Region staged September 9-12, 2014. Visit OMET stand!

World Sales Team

| 06 July 2014

Eduard Pont reports from Chile

All major players of the Chilean packaging industry attended OMET's Varyflex V2 presentation last June 19th in Santiago (Chile). The idea of OMET was to show the benefits and tangible results of approaching mid-web for the printing of packaging. The presentation given was rich in technical details and numbers based on actual applications [...]

Global Networking

| 16 June 2014

Winners of the 34th FINAT Label Awards

Published per courtesy of FINAT Association FINAT, the international association for the self-adhesive labelling industry, announced the winners of its 34th label awards competition at the award ceremony of its annual FINAT congress in Monaco. There were 241 awards entries representing 49 companies from 25 countries, including two [...]

Tissue

| 04 June 2014

350 participants to the first edition of Le Vie del Tissue

Closes with over 350 presences, the first edition of “Le Vie del Tissue”, the international meeting dedicated to the tissue paper industry, which took place on May 23rd, 2014, at the prestigious St. Francis Auditorium in Lucca (IT). Extraordinary success for the event organized by the ‘Technology and Passion Club’ [...]

Global Networking

| 18 April 2014

The growing commitment of OMET in fast emerging countries

OMET presence in Maghreb countries continue to provide interesting results: the number of installed machines is growing, both in the label and packaging and the tissue converting industries. OMET’s printing presses in the area are generally used to print wraparound labels, shrink sleeves and PS labels for the label and packaging [...]