How we built iimak

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1980's

Licensed to produce thermal transfer ribbons exclusively in North America. This new digital technology in Automatic Identification, "barcoding" delivered breakthroughs for manufacturers and distributors. The first thermal transfer ribbon was produced in Amherst, NY

1990's

300,000 square feet manufacturing plant with expanded research and development. First in the industry to introduce breakthroughs in same-day drop shipping with fully customizable private labeling. First in the industry to utilize ordering portal for customers that evolved into Inside IIMAK.

2000's

Acquired key converting partners in Brazil with locations in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, and Manaus. Europe manufacturing and distribution opened in Belgium to serve EMEA market. Established assembly services in Mexico to support business in the office products channel.

2010's

Grew fluid inks product development, manufacturing, and distribution with five new acquisitions. iiMED is established to better serve Class I and II medical device manufacturers. Developed market position in Mexico and Central America with the acquisition of converting partner, IDISA. Introduced new products for flexible packaging.

Looking Ahead

With a clear vision and a commitment to customers, IIMAK is well-positioned to meet market demands with the broadest product offering and the highest level of customer care.