The Best Gift to Indian Mother / Wife / Sister / Girl Friend / Lazy Guys and those who love Indian wheat flour Roti / Nan / Chapati / Tortilla…Ms. Pranoti Nagarkar (see in clip) , a Pune based Mechanical Engineer now at Singapore, has invented and started commercial production of ROTIMATIC i.e. World’s first fully automatic Roti Maker! 🙂
Rotimatic – Product Demo & Ms. Pranoti’s interview (Via Zimplistic)
Ms. Pranoti Nagarkar had developed her automatic Roti maker idea in 2006 and patented it. In 2009, she won the $40000 top prize at business plan competition organized by NUS in Singapore and Young entrepreneurship scheme (YES) award for start-ups. Ms. Pranoti Nagarkar has started her company Zimplastic Pte Ltd at Singapore to commercially produce Rotimatic appliances .More details at company website.
Right now there are many roti makers in the Indian market where your have to make separate Wheat flour dough and then put it into Roti maker machine. Also, all such machines are designed for large-scale like for Hotels, Pilgrim places, restaurant, wedding ceremony, etc.
But, what makes Rotimatic different that it is very compact, portable home appliance for family and it can do both tasks of making dough + making roti automatically in a single micro oven size structure! So, it is one of its kinds and looks attractive!
Follow latest happenings, press releases , orders & satisfied customers @ “blog.rotimatic.com”
Rotimatic features (via company website):
- It makes 1 roti per minute
- No need to make dough by hands, machine makes it automatically!
- Just put Wheat flour , water and oil in separate compartments given at top to machine
- Holds up to 20 Rotis worth of ingredients (Wheat flour + Oil + water)
- You can choose Thickness , Softness and oil as per your choice by digital control Suitable for all wheat flour brands
- Can make up to 20 Rotis per fill
- Easy to clean and maintain.
- Also makes Doughballs & puri (poori) sized flour discs. Then you can fry it in separate oil pan.
- Price is unknown.
According to Marketwired report – For units to ship in 2015, preorder price in US is $599 (with 10% deposits at the time of order) and retail price is $999..
More details here:
Good to see India’s new generation is not waiting for multinationals to produce India centric products! Indian youngsters, be it in India or abroad, are inventing various innovative products for India and also taking leap into business/entrepreneurship world.
Best wishes to Zimplistic & Rotimatic, keep up the good work! Thank you Ms. Pranoti Nagarkar & Team for this valuable gift to millions of Indian (South Asian) Women, working couples and lazy bachelors!! 😀
For more details about Rotimatic and FAQ visit company website – “rotimatic.com” or follow their official facebook page.
Image Credits: Screen shots – Rotimatic “rotimatic.com”, Ms. Pranoti “eng.nus.edu.sg/ero/news/index.php?id=301”
Sources: Zimplistic company , Rotimatic website and Facebook page, Youtube, google search, NUS news about Ms. Pranoti, and all links mentioned in the post.