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The traditional cutting of the ceremonial ribbon
July 29, 2019

Everyone working together

On July 5, the Optima Logistics Center was officially dedicated. As part of an opening celebration, Hans Bühler, Managing Director of the Optima Group, handed over the new building to Heiko Funk, Managing Director of OPTIMA materials management GmbH, and the employees of the Materials Management and Global Parts Service departments.
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Optima Automation, formerly known as R+E Automation Technology, in Fellbach near Stuttgart, Germany
July 26, 2019

R+E Automation Technology is becoming OPTIMA automation

R+E Automation Technology GmbH was renamed OPTIMA automation GmbH in July 2019. The company, based in Fellbach, Germany, produces assembly systems for medical consumables and feed systems. The new name emphasizes the company's affiliation with the family group from Schwaebisch Hall and is part of a successful integration process taking place over several years.
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Virtual reality at Optima
July 15, 2019

OPTIMA awarded for cutting-edge human resources management

The OPTIMA packaging group GmbH, based in Schwaebisch Hall, Germany, was the first human resources department recognized by Allianz Industrie 4.0 Baden-Wuerttemberg for pioneering human resources management in the age of digitalization.
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Looking back – OPTIMA at the FCE Pharma & Cosmetique 2019 Trade Show
July 9, 2019

Looking back – OPTIMA at the FCE Pharma & Cosmetique 2019 Trade Show

The STISO sterility test isolator from Metall+Plastic is eye-catching. Many visitors to the Optima trade show booth were very interested in this essential technology for pharmaceutical quality control.
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Record: Over 80 participants in the 4th AOK company run
July 8, 2019

Record: Over 80 participants in the 4th AOK company run

On 4 July, the starting shot was fired for the 4th AOK Company Run in the Optima Sportpark. More Optima employees than ever before took part in the running event. Despite hot temperatures, great results were achieved.
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July 5, 2019

OPTIMA pharma inaugurates CSPE Center

On 26 June, Optima Pharma's new assembly hall was inaugurated. It has been named the CSPE Center. In what was a festive ceremony, Hans Buehler, the Managing Director of the Optima Group, handed over the ultra-modern building to the staff of Optima Pharma.
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Breaking new ground at FachPack
July 5, 2019

Breaking new ground at FachPack

Optima is breaking new ground at the 2019 FachPack trade show in Nuremberg. The focus is on exciting discussions about the industry's hot topics: sustainability and digitalization. External experts and partners offer a unique opportunity to engage in roundtable discussions on sustainability and to explore new ideas on the spot.
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OPTIMA FS
June 4, 2019

OPTIMA at Propak China 2019

Optima will be represented at Propak China as a provider of leading “made in Germany” packaging technology with a strong presence in China. Optima’s subsidiary in Shanghai offers services ranging from extensive customer care through to project development and servicing. At Propak China, Optima will be primarily focusing on packaging solutions for infant powdered milk, capsule portion packaging, and cosmetic products.

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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