OMATION® MODEL 306™
HIGH-VOLUME MAIL OPENER
Whether in the elections space, finance, healthcare, utilities, or insurance industries, mail opening and handling is a vital part of your business. You may even receive thousands of pieces of incoming mail each day that need to be opened by hand then processed quickly for your customers. Elections centres typically receive tens or hundreds of thousands absentee ballots that need to be opened in a short window. The OPEX® OMATION® Model 306™ Envelopener® is an ideal solution for operations that handle high volumes of mail, offering high-speed mail opening that reduces labour needs. Achieve opening rates of up to 40,000 envelopes per hour with additional functionality to accommodate your unique business needs.
Open and process up to 40,000 envelopes per hour
Operator per system
TRANSFORM YOUR MAIL OPENING PROCESS
Ideal for organisations in any industry that handle over 2,000 pieces of incoming mail daily. The OMATION Model 306 mail opener improves efficiency by automating many steps of mail handling workflows, to increase your throughput without additional labour. Open a wide variety of envelopes, batch mail, print on the envelope, and apply a barcode in one process. Output envelopes to two locations with a sorting feature based on thickness, length, or height using the Model 306s mail opener and sorter.
The Model 306 mail opener is equipped with a high-speed inkjet printer that can print up to four lines of information on an envelope as it passes through the feeder before being opened, including a date and time stamp, sequence number, and barcode.
All OMATION systems use milling cutting technology instead of a blade to open a wide variety of envelopes quickly and accurately. The Model 306 mail opener has a self-adjusting feeder with eight adjustable cut-depths plus a no-cut setting.
The Model 306s mail opener and sorter includes an additional sorting location, enabling you to sort mail pieces with programmable criteria such as thickness, length, and height.
Make the most of your operations with a user-friendly operator-controlled software interface supports numerous job settings, multiple operators, and several languages.
Drive performance with statistics reports provided by the Model 306 mail opener. An optional built-in printer enables you to print these statistics directly from the system.
Why the OMATION® Model 306™?
FAST AND EFFICIENT MAIL OPENING
Manually opening mail is labour-intensive, time-consuming, and expensive, typically requiring dozens of people and outdated equipment to handle thousands of envelopes each day. The OMATION Model 306 high-volume mail opener removes these bottlenecks, reducing your reliance on labour while increasing throughput. The Model 306 mail opener handles a wide variety of mail using a self-adjusting feeder with eight cut-depth positions. Easily batch envelopes or voting ballots using the optional batcher. Sort envelopes using the Model 306s mail opener and sorter based on pre-selected lot sizes or any combination of thickness, length, and height.
INCREASE YOUR OVERALL PRODUCTIVITY
Maximise your productivity and efficiency with the OMATION Model 306 mail opener. Easily select job types, password protect user settings and operate in multiple languages with a user-friendly software interface. Print up to four lines of custom strings on each mail piece with an optional built-in high-speed inkjet printer, including a date and time stamp, sequence number, and a barcode. Get insights into operator performance and system throughput with statistics reports provided by the OMATION Model 306 mail opener, giving you the power to make decisions that drive productivity. An optional built-in printer allows you to print statistics reports directly from the Model 306 mail opener.
FLEXIBLE FOR ALL INDUSTRIES
Easily handle payments, mail-in orders, absentee or mail-in ballots, and incoming mail on the OMATION Model 306 mail opener. Ideal for mid-size and large operations that handle over 2,000 pieces of inbound mail each day, the Model 306 mail opener removes many challenges of manual mail opening and accelerates throughput. Quickly and accurately open and sort standard, thin, thick, airmail, and overnight envelopes without increasing labour using the Model 306s mail opener and sorter.
Advantages of the OMATION Model 306
COMPACT WITH A SMALL FOOTPRINT
Open and sort mail in a centralised location and reduce the need for extra space. The OMATION Model 306 mail opener and 306s mail opener and sorter are compact with a small footprint, ideal for small offices and mailrooms. Quickly process mail with only one operator per system, removing the need for additional workstations.
Open and sort envelopes in a central location
Easily integrate automation into your workflow
Fits in small offices and mailrooms
MILLING CUTTING TECHNOLOGY
Quickly and accurately open mail from edge-to-edge with specialised milling cutting technology on all OPEX OMATION systems. Safer than a traditional blade, milling cutting technology poses less risk of damage to envelope contents and creates a clean, soft feathered edge that improves operator comfort.
Minimise risk of damage to envelope contents
Creates a clean, soft feathered edge
Removes chips as small as 0.01” from the envelope edge
ELIMINATE MULTIPLE MANUAL WORKFLOWS
Maximise efficiency and streamline your workflows by eliminating many manual processes with the OMATION Model 306 mail opener. Open and sort mixed-mail using the Model 306 mail opener and sorter while applying a date and time stamp, sequence number, and barcode directly to each mail piece as it passes through the feeder.
Open and sort on one platform
Directly print on each envelope
Batch and group envelopes together
EASILY OPEN MIXED-MAIL
Easily handle mixed-mail in one process on the OMATION Model 306 mail opener with a self-adjusting feeder and eight adjustable cut-depths. Load standard, thin, thick, airmail, and overnight envelopes directly into the feeder. Sort mail to two locations on the Model 306s mail opener and sorter according to length, thickness, or height.
Open envelopes at rates up to 40,000 pieces per hour
Feed mixed-mail directly into the self-adjusting feeder
Process thin or thick envelopes with eight adjustable cut-depths