Ricoh stressed its dealer commitment, and noted that the number of units sold by its dealers has grown from 32 to 48 percent in fiscal-year 2019.
Ricoh says it selected GFC based on its “proven record of stellar customer service.”
The goal of Icahn and Deason isn’t to create the world’s largest copier/printer company, but instead appears to drive the Xerox share price to $40 and then sell.
Sales in the Americas were down 3.4 percent year-over-year, due to lower Office Printing group sales, which was offset however by higher Commercial Printing group sales.
This was a significant week in the office-imaging industry, with multiple vendors reporting lower sales and profits, and warning of a slowing economy.
Sales in the Americas decreased by 2.3 percent year-over-year due to the decline of sales in the Office Printing group, although sales in the Commercial Printing group were up.
A Ricoh spokesperson stated that no job losses are expected with the move, which it expects to occur in August.
DocuWare will operate as a standalone subsidiary of Ricoh and Ricoh says it’s committed to maintaining and growing the DocuWare partner program.
As with many office-imaging vendors, Ricoh Company of Japan is actively seeking to diversify from office-imaging and printing into new markets.
The services provides voice-activated controls for Ricoh MFPs, starting with Ricoh’s IM Series of intelligent MFPs.
List 4 contains hundreds of Chinese products that U.S. President Trump has threatened to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on, including copier/MFPs.
Ricoh Company of Tokyo, Japan, today reported results for its fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2019. Net sales...
Like many office-imaging vendors, Ricoh Company of Japan is expanding out of office-imaging and printing into new segments.
Supported by a network of certified and trained IT-services professionals, Ricoh says its IT services supports the growth of its customers through enhanced customer service, and productivity.
“Leveraging the subscription business model changes how our customers interact with and continually receive value from our devices. This is a fundamental shift…”
Ricoh notes that security threats, such as unauthorized user access and information leakage, are becoming increasingly sophisticated, and that small- and mid-size businesses often can’t afford dedicated IT administrators to combat these threats.