| 01 December 2017

OMET to launch the new FV.6: six lanes in a fully automatic solution

OMET innovation makes a further step forward and presents at the MIAC the new version of the FV line, the high-performing vacuum folding solution especially dedicated to the production of dispenser napkins. This type of napkin is typical of the American market but its use has been spreading rapidly throughout Europe. The FV.6 is the new machine introduced in the FV line, the vacuum folding solution by OMET. Thanks to the 6 lanes and several technological innovations, it provides high-performance, automatic process and enhanced efficiency during the entire productive process. The entire converting process can be entirely controlled from the main panel thanks to a group of cameras installed [...]


| 24 July 2017

Poppies Europe to install the first TV840.6 in the UK

Important milestone in the British Tissue market: in July, Poppies Europe Ltd, UK leader and OMET partner since 2014, will install a new TV 840.6 double lane machine. It is the 12th OMET converting line in 3 years for the British company and the first TV 840 in the UK. Sergio Villa, OMET Area Manager for the British area explains: “The [...]


| 17 July 2017

OMET Partners with DMR Solutions to Meet Growing Demands of OMET Machines Worldwide

  OMET Americas, Inc has announced the appointment of David Root to the role of Tissue Division Specialist for North America. Elk Grove Village, IL USA – In this newly created role, David Root has been tasked with managing client relationships while coordinating the sales and delivery of tissue converting equipment for the [...]


| 28 June 2017

Heading towards Industry 4.0: OMET and Siemens in a close collaboration

The evolution towards Industry 4.0 requires constant networking and collaboration with top suppliers like Siemens, important multinational Company boasting a 165-year excellence in technology, innovation, quality, reliability and international presence. OMET relies on their experience for the automation of its tissue converting lines, [...]


| 15 June 2017

OMET Tissue boosts production capability

OMET opened a new production site for the business unit dedicated to tissue converting machines manufacturing, which in the last year achieved a strong growth in sales. The new area, covering over 1000 m2  including outdoor and indoor space, is situated in Valmadrera (LC) and integrates the historical headquarter in Via Caduti a Fossoli [...]


| 13 April 2017

Wepa buys an OMET TV840

The agreement was signed at Tissue World ongoing in Milan. Wepa decided for a 6-color TV840 machine featuring point-point micro-embossing. The very complex configuration is enhanced with many accessory units, making it a special line able to satisfy different kinds of jobs. In the picture the key players of the agreement: from right to [...]


| 13 April 2017

OMET celebrates success in tissue market with prestigious customers

Tissue World in Milan and Open House in Lecco. Three days focused on networking and sharing knowledge, culminated in the great gala dinner “OMET Night Out – Tissue Over Milan” at the restaurant UNICO in Milan, exclusive location completely reserved for OMET and its important guests. The panoramic terrace at the 20th [...]


| 31 March 2017

New prospects of the 4.0 industry applied to tissue converting machines: the new TV 840 XP

The new OMET TV 840 XP for tissue converting introduces high-technology innovations in order to improve productive performance, reducing waste and set-up time, as well as optimising energy consumption. TV 840 Line is well known worldwide for its high productivity that reaches 5,600 napkins per minute in N – M – C folding type, [...]


| 30 March 2017

OPEN HOUSE OMET | Tissue World

From 10th to 12th April come and visit the TISSUE WORLD in Milan and OMET Headquarter in Lecco, at less than an hour from the exposition OMET will take part to the Tissue World at booth G01, IT’s Tissue stand, and during the same days OMET will open the doors of its headquarter in Lecco. Every day of Tissue World there will be a [...]


| 22 March 2017

“Tissue World”, OMET to display latest innovations at Open House

The world of tissue heads to Milan. From 10th to 12th April, the Italian metropolitan city will host the Tissue World trade fair, the international event dedicated to disposable paper products for divers end-use. OMET will take part to the Tissue World with a space inside the IT’S TISSUE area, the biggest stand in the entire exhibition [...]


| 16 February 2017

Mili orders the third and fourth OMET line for napkins

Mili Tissue in Brazil is a true wonder: continued growth from 1983 to the present, with high regard to environmental impact and to the happiness of the consumer. One of Brazil’s largest manufacturers in the field of hygiene and cleanliness, a true industrial giant that grows from year to year, exponentially increasing production volumes [...]


| 31 January 2017


by Alberto Redaelli In the napkin converting scenario, most of the consumers around the world are accustomed to using ¼ fold or ⅛ fold napkins. In fact, in the napkin market, these products have always been the most popular and widely used ones. Curiously, in some markets, especially in Latin America, other types of napkins are still [...]


| 20 December 2016

20th OMET line for CARTIERE CARRARA Group

The Carrara family, which today is one of Europe’s leading integrated producers of tissue paper, is present on both the professional market and the consumer market, exporting to over 40 countries worldwide. Born from the strategic merger of the family companies MC Tissue and Cartiera Carma, CARTIERE CARRARA makes use of valuable [...]


| 29 November 2016

The No-Stop unwinder: the latest revolution from OMET

The No-Stop unwinder is OMET’s new patented module which allows operators to change paper rolls without stopping the machine within a specific timeframe, increasing production and reducing waste levels. This latest innovation from OMET was born from listening to numerous customers’ requests to have more control over production [...]


| 21 November 2016

Digital printing for tissue products: Chameleon by OMET

The continuous research and development of integration between the digital printing unit and tissue converting machine has reached a very high standard of efficiency, making this solution even more attractive today for napkin manufacturers. Chameleon by OMET is the digital printing system that can be integrated in line on a TV 503 machine [...]


| 15 November 2016

Constant growth of Novye Technologii on the Russian napkins market

The Russian company Novye Technologii, founded in 2009, is part of the Russian Constell Group, the industrial group consisting of four business units that employs over 1,400 people. The support and initiative of their own personnel is the real pride and peculiar characteristic of the Constell Group, which is not just renowned as a serious [...]


| 08 November 2016

Interview with Selami Aral

We get to know better OMET collaborator for the Turkish market, who has represented the Italian company for the past twenty years. In the photo Mr Sergio Villa (Area Manager OMET) and Mr Selami Aral (OMET Agent in Turkey) Who is Selami Aral. Tell us about you, your studies, your competences and your professional career. Selami Aral has [...]


| 14 October 2016

“Memorable” meetings at Omet’s stand of MIAC

“Memorable” meetings at the 23rd edition of MIAC, the International Exhibition of Paper Industry, held in Lucca from 12 to 14 October 2016, where Omet’s stand was one of the focal point of the entire trade fair. The picture shows Marco Calcagni, Omet Commercial Director, and Enrico Gandolfi, Omet Area Manager for Italian market, [...]


| 17 May 2016

Seventh OMET machine for IP Cart

IP Cart is a fast growing company, specializing in the production and personalization of disposables for catering. To meet its growing market demands, IP Cart spent 2 days at OMET’s headquarters on Lake Lecco for the testing of the last line purchased from OMET, a TV 503 4-colour paper napkin dispensing machine: the 7th Omet product [...]


| 12 April 2016

20 years of OMET tissue in Turkey: leaders together!

3 contracts signed in 2 days by Sergio Villa, OMET Export Area Manager: the best way to start 2016 and celebrate twenty years of partnership with Selami Aral, our valuable collaborator ever since the first day OMET entered Turkish Tissue market. Two machines for Tezol, which increments its converting capacity with two identical, high [...]