Tetenal UK has won the prestigious KODAK EAMER (Europe Africa Middle East Region) Inkjet Distributor of the Year Award for outstanding success in 2010. The annual awards were held at the Vorres Museum & Art Gallery in Athens this February.

Kodak embarked on a high profile launch of their new range of inkjet printers in 2009. Tetenal were chosen as a Key partner to ensure the efficient distribution of this range into the UK market place.

Since this has launched Kodak has achieved dramatic increases on both sales value and market share. The Inkjet Distributor of the Year award acknowledges the major role Tetenal have played in this success.

"Tetenal are a dedicated, collaborative Kodak partner that has contributed to our success in 2010, through growing the Inkjet All-in-one printer business to help Kodak achieve #3 value market share in 2010"  Daniel Lambrou, Business Development Manager, Inkjet Systems, Kodak Limited

Three members of the team attended the ceremony, which was the finale to a three-day conference held by Kodak in the ancient city of Athens where over 850 Kodak EAMER staff and Key Channel partners came together to discuss forthcoming plans for 2011 and to celebrate the successes they had achieved in 2010.

Mike Fawcett, Managing Director, Craig Bird, Marketing Manager and Phil Barker, Consumer Electronics Manager, were out in force representing the UK branch of TETENAL over in Greece.

Marketing Manager Craig Bird commented “once again Tetenal’s success has been recognised by KODAK and to win an award that is open to all KODAK Channel Partners throughout the EAMER region is truly a great achievement and testament to the hard work that all of our team put into making sure KODAK are at the forefront of our business.”

This is Tetenal UK’s second EAMER award in as many years, previously receiving ‘Kodak Distributor of the Year for Retail Printing Solutions 2009’,  which acknowledged the great achievement of installing over 80 APEX dry lab printing units and more than 300 kiosks.