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IIMAK Named Business Solutions Best Channel Vendor 2015

05 January 2015
IIMAK Named Business Solutions Best Channel Vendor 2015

AMHERST,NY  January 5, 2015 – International Imaging Materials, Inc. (IIMAK), a global leader in the manufacture and development of printing and coding consumable supplies, has been selected by Business Solutions Magazine (BSM) as a 2015 Best Channel Vendor with highest rankings in the service & support and channel friendly categories. IIMAK has the honor of being the only Thermal Transfer Ribbon manufacturer selected in the survey this year. 

“We are thrilled to have been voted best Channel Vendor by our industry partners and thank all of those who voted for us” said Scott Surma, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at IIMAK. “We work hard to strengokaythen relationships with our distributors by providing world-class services to help make doing business easier.  We will continue to focus on delivering industry leading products and value added services to our channel partners in the new year." 

The annual poll of Value Added Resellers (VARs) was conducted from September to mid-October of 2014, where 8,848 votes were cast in total from 2,921 qualified participants. Business Solutions again partnered with Penn State to conduct the survey and asked subscribers to rate their vendor partners in seven categories including: service/support, channel friendly, channel program, product features, product reliability, product innovation and VAR Margins. The results were tightened from previous years and include the top 5 percent of channel vendors based on reader feedback.  

The full list of Best Channel Vendors for 2015 can be found in a special report in the January issue of Business Solutions Magazine. 

About IIMAK 

Founded in 1983, IIMAK is a global leader in the development, manufacture, and distribution of printing, imaging, and marking consumable supplies and related services. In addition to thermal transfer ribbons, IIMAK also specializes in digital and analog inks, specialty converting, direct thermal films and medical device manufacturing. IIMAK's primary manufacturing and distribution facilities are located in Amherst, New York, with additional manufacturing plants in Europe, Brazil and Mexico. For more information, visit