MALVERN, Pa., April 30, 2018/PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh USA, Inc.today announced that it has been named "Company to Watch Out For" by industry thought leaders and customers in attendance at the sixth annual Inkjet Summit. Ricoh's commitment to spearheading the growth of inkjet continues to be recognized by the industry, and at the popular gathering, it was validated by customers sharing their case studies of success. Inkjet Summit, held April 9-11 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida was attended by the industry's leading production printers, visionary industry analysts and others offering their views on production inkjet printing.
"There's nothing that makes us prouder than hearing the people we come to work every day to assist say loudly that we're the ones to look out for," said John Fulena, Vice President, Commercial & Industrial Printing Business Group, Ricoh USA, Inc. "We've been a proud participant in the Inkjet Summit and an advocate for the value it brings to the industry since its inception. Each year we take away immeasurable insights that influence how we enhance our portfolio. This year, attendees, some of whom don't yet work with Ricoh, said that we are who they're looking at for future growth – and that validation makes us not only proud, but eager to do even more for their businesses and to continue serving our current valued customers."
Ricoh's award-winning inkjet portfolio is strategically enhanced based on direct input from end users. At its own invitation-only events such as INTERACT, Marketing Innovators Symposium and others, Ricoh captures direct insights from those who leverage its technology each day and works to ensure that feedback is considered for all future portfolio updates. Its most recent updates follow that exact approach, including a new set of inks for its RICOH Pro VC60000 platform, which greatly expands the variety of media that can be used, and the availability of its award-winning RICOH Pro VC40000. These strategic additions reflect Ricoh's commitment to building a robust and comprehensive inkjet portfolio, exceeding its customers' needs and developing innovations that advance print.
Ricoh is empowering digital workplaces using innovative technologies and services enabling individuals to work smarter. For more than 80 years, Ricoh has been driving innovation and is a leading provider of document management solutions, IT services, commercial and industrial printing, digital cameras, and industrial systems.
Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in approximately 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ended March 2017, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,028 billion yen (approx. 18.2 billion USD).