| 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 gathering the 12 companies which represents the excellence of Italian technology in the tissue market. Tissue World is a global platform involving around 90 countries from all over the world and the most relevant players of the sector: suppliers, customers and specialized media. A unique occasion to create connections and catch up on the latest market [...]


| 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 [...]


| 15 December 2015

OMET installs the 750th tissue converting machine in the world

The achievement of the 750th installation of a tissue converting machine comes in a period of strong growth of the OMET Group that has steadily increased its turnover by a steady 10% each year since 2009 and is targeting 90 million Euro in 2015. The installed base of OMET tissue converting machines spreads over the five continents as [...]


| 27 October 2015

10th Anniversary of the Club Tecnologia e Passione and Award

On November 13, 2015, at the Auditorium San Francesco in Lucca, Italy, will take place the 10th edition of the “Award for Innovation”, ten years of people and companies of excellence, organized by the Club Tecnologia e Passione which unites 12 of the most important Italian players of the Tissue industry (among whose OMET). [...]


| 18 October 2015

PSAG: Argentinian Excellence and Passion for Tissue

At the gates of San Andrés de Giles, 100 kilometers from Buenos Aires, lies one of the most technologically advanced South American enterprises for the production and processing of tissue paper: Papelera San Andrés de Giles SA. The production complex of Papelera San Andrés de Giles covers an area of 140,000 square meters with an indoor [...]


| 27 July 2015

Cartaseta, Switzerland: low-impact, environmental friendly company

Interview with CARTASETA, Switzerland Extreme attention to the environment, use of low-impact environmental friendly products,  choice to use recycled materials beside pulp from certified forests managed in a sustainable way. Established in Däniken, Cartaseta is a modern and innovative company, proud of its achievements and respectful [...]

Facts & Culture

| 27 July 2015

Visit OMET and EXPO 2015

Expo Milano 2015 is the Universal Exhibition that Milan, Italy, will host from May 1 to October 31, 2015. Over this six-month period, Milan will become a global showcase where the 140 participating countries will show the best of their technology that offers a concrete answer to a vital need: being able to guarantee healthy, safe and [...]

Facts & Culture

| 25 July 2015

Record Sales in Italy for OMET in the first half of 2015

Next to a steady increase in exports in Europe and the rest of the world, to include even the most remote areas of the globe, OMET has continued to consolidate its presence in Italy with 12 machines both for the printing and tissue converting markets sold in Italy since January 2015. Enrico Gandolfi, sales responsible of OMET for the [...]


| 25 June 2015

OMET redefines washing of the printing section through a… Raccoon!

RACCOONbyOMETTM, washing system for plates, is among the many innovations that OMET presents at iT’s Tissue 2015. RACCOONbyOMETTM is a newly developed washing system for flexo plates built in the machine. The water pumping in the pipes fully eliminates the processing waste with the objective to increase the printing quality level. [...]


| 22 June 2015

OMET Koala: the changing of embossing becomes a customizable variable

KOALAbyOMETTMs, simple and low-cost quick embossing change system is  having its World Premiere during iT’s tissue 2015, precisely during OMET Open House in Lecco on June 22-26, 2015. In KOALAbyOMETTM the changing of the embossing takes place through the replacement of two magnetic plates (and not the whole cylinder), coupled, placed [...]


| 21 June 2015

Customize your printed tissue with Chameleon by OMET!

CHAMELEONbyOMETTM  is the new modular digital printing system offering different solutions and print widths: from simple monochrome starting from 108 mm, to the most complete 4-color 324 mm. Chameleon can be inserted in-line on all the company’s machines for napkins and place mats production. The range of widths available [...]