Ricoh's Production Printing Business Group Showcase Software Solutions for Production Printing at OnDemand

BOSTON, March 04, 2008 — Ricoh Americas Corporation’s Production Printing Business Group (PPBG) will be showcasing products and solutions at Booth # 631 along with Ricoh Alliance Partners at the ON DEMAND Conference & Exposition 2008 in Boston, MA.Ricoh Americas Corporation’s Production Printing Business Group (PPBG) has formed alliances with partners focusing on solutions that will help printing professionals in high-volume print production environments. Among the PPBG partners that will be featured in the Ricoh Alliance Program booth include:

EFI - Electronics for Imaging Electronics for Imaging (EFI), a leading provider of imaging and print management solutions for commercial and enterprise printing, offers users web-to-print and workflow management solutions.

EFI’s solutions deliver increased productivity, brilliant and consistent color, robust security and enhanced flexibility, enabling users to maximize the performance and productivity of PPBG’s production printing products. GMC Boston and Switzerland-based GMC Software Technology offers end-to-end software solutions providing full data integration for designing, composing, and producing customized variable documents. Its PrintNet software, combined with PPBG production printing products, helps businesses implement high impact, personalized communications programs that improve productivity and cut costs. With PrintNet, Ricoh customers can easily access and utilize valuable content and information to create complex personalized documents. Objectif Lune Canada-based Objectif Lune is widely known as a leader in the development and commercialization of variable data documents production software for high-volume applications. Objectif Lune’s software is highly compatible with PPBG’s production printing products, and covers the whole spectrum of printing and output management of variable data documents. Its solutions are at work across Europe, the Americas, and the Pacific Rim.


Rochester Software Associates Rochester Software Associates, Inc., an industry-leading supplier of print workflow solutions, has been delivering integrated workflow results since 1986. RSA's solutions ensure reliable, automated job submission, DataStream transform, and output management for enterprise print centers. Combined, Ricoh’s PPBG and RSA offer hardware and software printing production solutions that provide customers increased productivity and low costs through automation and enhanced efficiency.

Ricoh’s Alliance Program encourages leading hardware and software companies, content management systems integrators and consulting companies to work together with Ricoh to provide innovative and effective hardware, software, digital imaging and content/document management solutions for the business community.

About Ricoh’s Production Printing Business Group The Production Printing Business Group (PPBG) of Ricoh Americas Corporation is dedicated to delivering state-of-the-art, high-speed production systems that provide efficient document workflows with high-volume production printing and finishing. Incorporating superior engineering, service, reliable technology, and extensive software and finishing options, PPBG helps production centers to cost-effectively modernize and streamline their operations to meet today’s rapid turnaround and high-quality demands.

Ricoh Americas Corporation, founded in 1962, is headquartered in West Caldwell, NJ and is a subsidiary of the $17 billion Ricoh Company Ltd., the 72-year-old leading supplier of office automation equipment.

Information about Ricoh’s Production Printing Business Group can be accessed on the World Wide Web at