As a global provider of technology that transforms business processes and document and information management, Ricoh helps businesses be more productive and profitable. Over recent years and through a series of strategic acquisitions, we have positioned ourselves to become a service-oriented company, providing end-to-end solutions through our expertise in our four core capabilities: Managed Document Services, Production Printing and Office Solutions.
No matter where we are in the world, or what industry our customers are in, we have the global reach to support our customers in achieving their business goals.
Working with our customers, we adopt an end-to-end approach to improve and manage their document heavy processes. We also help businesses manage internal change as new document management systems are introduced.
The end result? Business processes are more profitable, productive, sustainable and secure. We achieve this through our core capabilities in:
Learn more about what we offer here:
Managed Document Services
Office Workflow Solutions
We believe that the customers’ ambitions are paramount and that they can be achieved - and surpassed - through the application of knowledge.
We believe in adding value to the customers’ services, products and ways of working: greater efficiency benefits us all, individually and mutually.
We believe in harmonising with the environment, in simplifying life and work and supporting knowledge management.
Ultimately we believe that the environment, life and work are indivisible and that one cannot be considered without also respecting the others.
Our research and development is also driven by our commitment to supporting customers’ wider business challenges. We are investing up to 6% of annual revenue in research and development each year, focusing on technologies that support future work styles, and make it easier for businesses to access and share information.
Ricoh’s research and development focus areas are:
For a review of the key economic, social and environmental issues presented by Ricoh Europe, read: Ricoh Europe Sustainability Report 2010
Ricoh has a proud history of successfully predicting and fulfilling market needs, along with continually raising standards in technical quality, workflow efficiency and environmental awareness and sustainability. Just some of our achievements include:
Only document management company member of EFQM; Board Member in recognition among European leaders for world-class approach in integrating sustainability as an inherent part of Business Excellence
December 2010 Ricoh Germany wins Ludwig Erhard Preis Award for business excellence
August 2010 Buyers Laboratories ‘Outstanding Achievement’ Award for most energy efficient printer models
July 2010 Ricoh receives 5-Star Excellence Award from EFQM
December 2009 Colour Printer Line of the Year Award from Buyers Laboratories
October 2009 UK Excellence Award and Gold Medal from British Quality Foundation
December 2007 Ricoh wins ‘Outstanding Printer Line of the Year’ Award from Buyers Laboratories
September 2006 New benchmark for High Street production and host printing with launch of Aficio SP 9100DN
June 2006 Ricoh Europe BV, with Genius Bytes, wins Duke’s Choice Award in Secure Printing Services
July 2005 Pick of the Year Awards for Ricoh’s Aficio 1515MF and Aficio 2018D
May 2004 Ricoh Europe BV receives CompTIA®CDIA+™ Achievement Award
See more of our awards here.
Based in the Netherlands, Ricoh International operates through an international distributor partner network. Represented in over 90 countries, distributor partners offer total document life cycle management across Europe, Middle East, Africa, and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).
A leader in the document management and solutions business, Ricoh International offers a full range of solutions, services and products through its 4 sales brands - Ricoh, Nashuatec, Rex Rotary and Gestetner. Ricoh cutting-edge IT based hardware and software solutions are combined with a range of Business and Professional Services by each distributor partner.
The Ricoh International and distributor partners unite under four key elements:
Be close to our customers, provide valuable solutions and improve their productivity
Maximize market share while achieving superior financial performance
Create a vibrant multinational, multicultural, quality led, networked organization
Be a socially responsible corporate citizen, recognized for leadership in protecting the environment
Ricoh’s business model focuses on constant innovation to provide our customers with value adding business solutions. Our document solutions and services help our clients to increase productivity and reduce costs. Ricoh’s energy efficient devices and software solutions help reduce electricity, toner and paper usage, features that have been important in helping EMEA countries business trim the cost of everyday expenses.
We want to be the value adding partner of choice, helping our distributors to grow their business by offering innovative products, processes, solutions and services
Constantly create value for our partners, by developing our people and utilizing the right resources. With an aligned vision, grow our businesses by improving information exchange and focused execution.