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Inkmaker and Teko scoop 5 awards at FFM's Asia Forum 2023
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Ahmedabad, India, 30 September, 2023. Inkmaker Worldwide and Teko Tinting and Engineering has won five awards at the Fast & Fluid Management Asia Asia Forum 2023 held in Ahmedabad in India.


The forum, a yearly event organised by FFM Asia, this year centered around the theme 'Igniting Success, Nurturing Innovation, and Cultivating Collaboration' and saw FFM's partners from around Asia gather for a two-day event that included an in-depth exploration of FFM's new factory in Sanand, FFM's latest product showroom, the market outlook in Asia and FFM's ground-breaking tinting solution, Tintelligence.



The event was also an occasion for FFM to recognise its partners with an award ceremony for the most outstanding achievers and achievements. Five awards were bestowed upon Inkmaker Worldwide and Teko Tinting and Engineering in the following categories:

  1. Alliance Legacy Award for PT TEKO, Indonesia
  2. Going the Extra Mile Award for Stefano Notarbartolo
  3. Emerging Channel Partner of the Year Award for INKMAKER, China
  4. Product Savvy Star Award for Achmad Arpan, and
  5. Sales Titan Award for PT TEKO, Indonesia



"Stefano Notarbartolo and I found the forum riveting and it has filled us with inspiration, motivation and we feel generally enriched by the whole experience," said Michael Indra Setiadi, Director of Teko Tinting & Engineering (a member of IM GROUP), "we were overwhelmed, by the recognition bestowed on IM GROUP’s individual companies, and we thank our partners for their support and encouragement." 




Inkmaker Worldwide (founder of IM GROUP), who recently made global headlines with its third installation—for blending water-based inks specifically for flexographic printing—for Samograph has been a been a Channel Partner of Fast & Fluid Management Asia (FFM Asia) since 2021.




“We thank our partners Fast & Fluid Management Asia for hosting yet another insightful, productive, and professional forum for all its channel partners. These are always well received events by all our team, not just for learning more about FFM ASIA’s most recent innovations but also to bond with all the team at FFM,”  said Roberto Guerra,  CEO EMEA / Americas, IM GROUP.



Fast & Fluid Management Asia is a leading provider of paint tinting solutions with a resilient commitment to quality and customer service. Consistent engineering excellence and innovation enable them to be the reliable partner trusted by its customers for over 30 years.

FFM designs, build and support a range of paint dispensers, mixers, shakers, and software, all developed with the local market in mind and suitable for a wide range of applications. As a result, Fast & Fluid Management Asia delivers robust, clean-cut, and award-winning designs that ensure the best user experience.

FFM has network of certified Channel Partners across Asia, such as Inkmaker who has been a been a Channel Partner of Fast & Fluid Management Asia (FFM Asia) since 2021.

Fast & Fluid Management is a unit of IDEX Corporation. 

For more info visit: FFM