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Start of education 2018
September 3, 2018

Start of Education at OPTIMA in Schwaebisch Hall 2018

35 young people have chosen a career at Optima. We would like to welcome you all and wish you an exciting apprenticeship with a great variety of tasks. Good luck and a good start for a new chapter in your life.
News
Time-Lapse Video OPTIMA Logistics Centre
August 16, 2018

Timelapse: Building OPTIMA Logistics Centre in Two Minutes

At the beginning of July, Optima employees moved into the new logistics centre in the Solpark industrial park in Schwaebisch Hall. The building sets new standards in terms of environmental standards, IT concept and working conditions. The warehouse processes are managed and controlled with the latest and most modern warehouse management software available on the market – SAP Extended Warehouse Management.
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August 14, 2018

OPTIMA at Pack Expo Chicago

Changing Markets. Your Needs. Our Passion. This is the motto under which Optima will be presenting itself at the Pack Expo trade show in Chicago. Markets are reacting increasingly dynamically. Growing cost pressure, shorter and shorter time-to-market, increasingly complex packaging processes and digitalization are the challenges faced by the industry.
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August 9, 2018

OPTIMA employees move into office spaces at the new logistics center

Großzügig verglast, mit Blick auf Grünanlagen zur Westseite und in die Lagerhalle auf der Ostseite. So präsentiert sich das neue, rund 6000 Quadratmeter große Logistikzentrum von Optima.
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OPTIMA pharma -  MultiUse Filler
August 1, 2018

OPTIMA pharma and OPTIMA life science combine their expertise in Madrid

Visitors to the exhibition stand of Optima Pharma and Optima Life Science at P-MEC will have the opportunity to find out how the time between an order being placed and production starting can be kept to a minimum. The MultiUse concept will also be taking center stage.
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July 26, 2018

MAIER Packaging lays the cornerstone for future success

Ground-breaking ceremony together with representatives of the community, the county and construction companies for new construction.
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Makeathon 2018
July 17, 2018

Young OPTIMA talents develop product separator at Makeathon in Munich

Five young Optima talents developed a prototype in only 30 hours at the second Makeathon in Munich from June 21 to 22, 2018.
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OPTIMA MODULINE
July 10, 2018

FachPack: Flexible and precise solutions from OPTIMA

Auf der FachPack zeigt Optima Consumer mit der MODULINE, was ein echtes Multitalent im Verpacken ist. Höchste Genauigkeit ist die führende Disziplin des Schneckendosierers OPTIMA SD2best, der ebenfalls live auf der FachPack zu sehen sein wird.

Insights

Printing the Route tu Success

Everything, anywhere at any time – that is what consumers are demanding. The consumer goods industry is being turned upside down by the Internet and by influencers. The consequence is sharp shifts in demand. New agile processes are needed to counter this trend.
July 1, 2020
The Denest-Robot offers complex movements

The Machine of the Future: Smart Manufactoring

A machine that comprehensively combines several types of robotics and technology. A machine that uses data for process control and optimization, as well as predictive maintenance. And which will be highly flexible for use in applications that have not yet been identified.
June 30, 2020
Implementation of the innovation project

The Machine Platform of the Future

Frequent product launches. Small batch sizes. Sharp shifts in demand. The demands on manufacturing companies are increasing. Social media and e-commerce accelerate this trend. 
June 25, 2020
Diversity of different Packaging materials

Unique Variety

Plastic film packaging for paper hygiene products can be relied on protect the product and serve its purpose in a dependable way. This packaging is very efficient and the process is a stable one, but the market is changing.
June 18, 2020
Future EGS PRO with FS4-24

High-Tech for the High Care Sector

Optima Consumer has developed an innovative concept for the fully automated evacuation, gassing and seaming of baby milk powder containers. This machine concept is the result of extensive market research and it meets the requirements of the infant formula market.
June 15, 2020
OPTIMA OSR

The 100 percent solution

The issue of sustainability is finally here. Packaging has shifted its focus. As a packaging machine manufacturer, we are facing new challenges but nonetheless, ones that can be resolved, by using sustainable, fully recyclable materials that meet the same or higher standards and deliver equivalent result.
May 25, 2020
Digitalization

Optima Total Care goes Digital

The aim of the program, which in the future will bring together the Basic and Smart Services, is to provide customers with rapid, efficient support –  from installation, monitoring and maintenance through to retrofitting their systems.
May 15, 2020
high-speed isolator plant for pre-filled syringes

Isolator Launch in South Korea

To date, very few filling and capping machines with isolator technology have been installed in South Korea, let alone in Asia. All of this will soon change. Both Oh-sung Na (Aprogen Biologics) and Peter Kim (Optima Korea) are certain of it because Aprogen is one of the pioneers of this new development.
April 30, 2020

Future-Proof Thanks to Virtualization

Pharma 4.0 requires the networking of production systems. Existing systems are also future-proof thanks to virtualization. 
January 31, 2020

7 For Siemens Healthineers – Interview about the Mega Project

Seven systems, consisting of six lines and a closing machine, are currently under development for Siemens Healthineers and are being installed step by step on two continents.
January 31, 2020

CSPE: Turbo Boost for Turnkey

This process significantly shortens the delivery and commissioning times of complex turnkey systems, and numerous projects have already benefited from it.
December 19, 2019
More than 20 cosmetics are processed with the flexible packaging system.

Cosmeceuticals from Pierre Fabre: With a touch of Pharma

Cosmeceuticals are trendy. The medical cosmetics are manufactured by Pierre Fabre, among others.
October 7, 2019
Cobots – robots that are able to work around humans

The future is modular

Read our newsroom article to find out why modularity is booming.  
August 12, 2019
Christina Weitze and Jan Buck creating the simulation model

Virtual testing, real progress

Christina Weitze and Jan Buck explain how virtual machine models improve software quality. 
August 12, 2019

o-com Magazines

O-COM Special Edition April 2020 - English
04 | 2020

Special Edition O-COM April 2020

The machine platform of the future
Innovation project for a short time-to-market

Highest security for baby milk powder
New "centerpiece" at Elb-Milch
12 | 2019

o-com pharma / life science 12|2019

Insights and Perspectives on Industry Trends
Enthusiastic participants at the Pharma Forum 2019
High-tech for Cells
Optima develops a production facility for cell and gene therapeutics
07 | 2019

o-com consumer / nonwovens 07|2019

Linked production with OPAL
Violeta on the road to becoming a smart factory
Digitalization at Optima
Interview with Dr. Georg Pfeifer and Joachim Dittrich
02 | 2019

o-com pharma / life science

CSPE
How pharmaceutical companies are going into production more quickly
Digitalization
Jürgen Rothbauer presents his digitalization strategy in an interview

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7/22/20 - 7/26/20Taipei (TWN)

Bio Taiwan 2020

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8/24/20 - 8/27/20Minneapolis, Minnesota (us)

WOW - World of Wipes 2020

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A3P
9/29/20 - 9/30/20Milan (it)

A3P Barrier Technology Days

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PDA
10/5/20 - 10/6/20Las Vegas (us)

PDA Pre-Filled Syringes 2020

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10/6/20 - Lausanne (ch)

A3P Switzerland

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10/14/20 - 10/16/20Lucca (it)

MIAC 2020

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10/26/20 - 10/28/20Istanbul (tur)

Tissue World Istanbul 2020

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11/1/20 - 11/4/20Philadelphia (us)

ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo 2020

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CIPM
11/3/20 - 11/5/20Chongqing (cn)

CIPM Fall 2020

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11/8/20 - 11/11/20Chicago (us)

Pack Expo 2020

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11/10/20 - 11/12/20Algiers (DZ)

Maghreb Pharma 2020

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11/10/20 - 11/13/20Moscow (ru)

Pharmtech 2020

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