Customer Feedback – Great Customers Are the Backbone of OPM’s Continued Growth

At OPM, we truly believe that our customers are the backbone of our business and we do everything we can to support them in growing their business and achieving their goals.

So, when we receive feedback of this calibre, you can understand how enthused we are!

Kevin, Co-founder and brand strategist for Battle Oats kindly wrote:

The little […]

By |December 7th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Labelexpo Reaches New Heights

Labelexpo Europe 2017 is the ‘biggest, greatest and boldest’ in the event’s history, with more working machinery from a record number of exhibitors occupying more floor space than ever before.

Read more about the fantastic event in an article at labelsandlabelling.com.

http://www.labelsandlabeling.com/news/latest/labelexpo-reaches-new-heights

By |October 4th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Take a Look Beyond!

Chris Ellison, the new FINAT president was interviewed by NarrowWebTech magazine.

Read the full article at the link below:

http://narrowwebtech.com/markets-and-events/take-a-look-beyond-interview-with-the-new-finat-president-chris-ellison-part-2/

By |October 4th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Evolution, Not Revolution

Chris Ellison, the new FINAT president was interviewed by NarrowWebTech magazine.

Read the full article at the link below:

http://narrowwebtech.com/markets-and-events/evolution-not-revolution-interview-with-the-new-finat-president-chris-ellison-part-1/

By |October 4th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

FINAT Annual Conference and Membership

I recently returned from the FINAT Annual Conference in Berlin and thought I would share a brief snapshot of the event with this short video link.
I find great value in attending, especially the positive networking opportunities, educational sessions, and a chance to reconnect with industry friends.  While fierce competitors at close quarters at dinners and in […]

By |September 25th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Labels & Labelling Video

OPM Group discuss MIS success
Chris and Susan Ellison, directors of OPM (Labels and Packaging) Group talk with Mike Fairley, the founder of Labels & Labeling, about why they invested in a sophisticated Management Information System (MIS) and automated workflow, and the benefits it has brought to their business.

By |September 25th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

OPM in the Media – Training For the Future

OPM are featured in August’s Handbook for Certification and Accreditation (published by Whitmar / Flexotech magazine) with an article about how OPM focus and innovate in their in-house training program.
Training the Future
As developments in the global printing industry continue to move at a rapid pace, it is vital that printers recognise the importance of highly skilled […]

By |September 1st, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

OPM in the Media – Zero Labels 2 Landfill

Leeds-based OPM Group has been awarded Zero Labels 2 Landfill certification for its efforts to reduce the impact on the environment by diverting waste from landfill sites.

The certificate was issued by BPIF Labels following confirmation from Prismm Environmental that OPM’s waste was being treated according to the scheme’s compliance requirements.

Prismm also introduced various equipment to […]

By |September 1st, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme

OPM Group are Proud to Announce
Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme Certification Awarded

OPM Group is proud to announce that it has recently been awarded their Zero Labels 2 Landfill Certification.

Certificates were issued by BPIF Labels following Prismm Environmental confirming that OPM’s waste was being treated according to the scheme compliance requirements.

OPM has worked closely with recycling-led […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

And a Place For Everything

Magazine EDITORIAL – Process Engineering Control & Manufacturing MAGAZINE is a lively, engaging, insightful independent publication & directory which offers practical advice & solutions on the technical and management challenges faced by engineers and managers in the process & manufacturing industries.

OPM are a featured in an article this issue that outlines the vision and methodology […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Everything in its Place

At Leeds-based OPM Group, each piece of equipment has its place and each person is an effective team player working with coordinated effort to provide total customer satisfaction, consistent and reliable product quality, with short lead times to enhance speed-to-market.

The privately-owned business was established more than 40 years ago, originally manufacturing mechanical overprinting machines. It […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

FINAT President’s Call to Address Skills Shortage

At a time when packaging technology as a whole is changing very fast, Chris Ellison, managing director of OPM (Labels & Packaging) Group Ltd (UK) has been elected to the challenging position of President of FINAT, the European labelling association based in The Netherlands.

‘It’s a massive honour, to be elected president,’ he said. Replacing outgoing […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Corporate News|0 Comments

Label and Labelling: OPM completes Proof Approval Workflow

The next step in OPM Group’s workflow automation program is a standardized proof approval system based on spectral colour management…

Read the full article here

By |November 23rd, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

FlexoTech: OPM Group installs OpenColor

By implementing GMG’s OpenColor, OPM Group has seen a reduction in waste, time and overall production costs due to accurate colour results and repeatable quality.
The company offers artwork, repro and print services for multi-nationals using a traditional range of Adobe and Esko software design tools and has an enviable reputation for specialist packaging, where clients […]

By |November 16th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Packaging Europe News: OPM Group is Colour Confident with GMG OpenColor

Label and packaging solutions provider, OPM (Labels & Packaging) Group Ltd, has invested in GMG OpenColor for accurate colour results and repeatable quality. Implementing GMG’s solutions means the company has seen a reduction in waste, time and overall production costs…

Read the full article here

By |November 16th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Congratulations from All the Team OPM!

Charlotte Ellison OPM Commercial Manager has graduated from Huddersfield University on 10th November 2015!

Well done Charlotte!!

By |November 11th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Tharstern demonstrates MIS expertise at Labelexpo

Tharstern, the software house with over 700 worldwide installations, has unveiled at Labelexpo Europe 2015 its latest Management Information System (MIS) functionality for labels…

Read the full article here

By |September 30th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Chris Ellison becomes Vice President for Finat

New Leadership at FINAT – At the General Assembly 2015, Kurt Walker finished his term as FINAT President and handed over the torch to Thomas Hagmaier of Hagmaier Etiketten (D). Thomas’ in turn was succeeded by Chris Ellison (OPM Labels and Packaging, UK) as Vice President. Kurt in turn will stay on for another two […]

By |September 16th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Nilpeter to install three FA-4* presses with GEW’s ArcLED

Nilpeter has sold three FA-4* UV flexo presses with GEW’s new ArcLED, making it the first press manufacturer to install units with the new hybrid UV curing system.
The first ever ArcLED hybrid press has been acquired by Flexible Technologies based in Orem, Utah. A second American company, Best Label of Cerritos, California, has also ordered […]

By |August 25th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Business Quarter Article – OPM Group on course to double in size

OPM Group on course to double in size…
Read more at the InsiderMedia.com: http://www.insidermedia.com/insider/yorkshire/144317-?utm_source=yorkshire_newsletter&utm_medium=manufacturing_article&utm_campaign=yorkshire_news_tracker

By |July 29th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Insider Media Article – OPM Eyes Investment

OPM eyes investment…
Read more at the InsiderMedia.com: http://www.insidermedia.com/insider/yorkshire/144317-?utm_source=yorkshire_newsletter&utm_medium=manufacturing_article&utm_campaign=yorkshire_news_tracker

By |July 29th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

The Business Desk Article – Move to Leeds sees manufacturer reach double digit growth

Move to Leeds sees manufacturer reach double digit growth…
Read more at the TheBusinessDesk.com: http://www.thebusinessdesk.com/yorkshire/news/724284-move-to-leeds-sees-manufacturer-reach-double-digit-growth.html?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Yorkshire_28th_Jul_2015_-_Daily_E-mail

By |July 29th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

OPM Group masters flexible production

The print shop of the future will need to integrate its graphics and business management systems and diversify into profitable niches. This is just what OPM Group has done.
Leading UK converter OPM (Labels & Packaging) Group has trebled its turnover in the last ten years by embracing flexible packaging, investing in leading edge equipment, and […]

By |July 13th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Congratulations from All the Team OPM!

Congatulations to James Tyson, OPM QA, who graduated from Leeds Beckett University on 22nd June 2015.

James graduated with a first class BA Hons in Business and Management after 4 years studying. He completed his placement year at OPM and carried on working through his final year securing his full time role within the QA team.

By |June 23rd, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Packaging Gazette Article – OPM Stick with Avery Dennison

OPM and Avery Dennsion prove their strength as partners for innovation and growth in the self-adhesive packaging market…
Read more at the Packaging Gazette online magazine: http://flickread.com/edition/html/index.php?pdf=55549e7d7bbfb#14

By |May 19th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Flexotech News – A place for everything and everything in its place

OPM Group is a shining example of a lean operation where each piece of equipment has its place and each person functions as an invaluable cog in the wheel. Strong leadership by management who are confident in their employees’ ability characterises the Leeds-based printing company. Neel Madsen paid The Colour Box a visit.

Having moved into […]

By |April 27th, 2015|Corporate News|0 Comments

Leeds move is the ‘growth solution’ for OPM Group

A print packaging and labelling company has relocated its operations to newly refurbished premises in Leeds in a bid to double turnover of the £9.4 million business over the next six years.
OPM (Labels and Packaging) Group, run by husband and wife team Chris and Susan Ellison, completed the move from bases in Bradford and Keighley […]

By |March 21st, 2014|Corporate News|0 Comments