Ricoh Aficio MP C3500 Named BLI 2007 "Pick of the Year" for Outstanding Segment 2 Business Color MFP

West Caldwell, NJ,  February 05, 2008 — Ricoh Americas Corporation, a leading provider of digital office equipment, announced that Buyers Laboratory, Inc., (BLI), has awarded the Ricoh Aficio MP C3500 the "Pick of the Year" award for Outstanding Segment 3 Business Color MFP.The Aficio MP C3500, suitable for any business environment with demanding print needs, was recognized for its excellent overall performance during BLI’s lab tests, offering an exceptional combination of reliability, image quality, and performance.

Canon U.S.A. Announces New Leader of Its Imaging Systems Group

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., February 1, 2008 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced that Tamotsu "Ted" Nakamura will become Executive Vice President and General Manager of Canon U.S.A.'s Imaging Systems Group, effective today. Mr. Nakamura succeeds Ryoichi Bamba, who transferred from Canon U.S.A. to become President and Chief Executive Officer of Canon Europe.

Global Imaging Acquires Better Quality Business Systems

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 31, 2008  -- Global Imaging Systems, a Xerox company (NYSE: XRX), is acquiring Better Quality Business Systems Inc., of New Albany, Ind.The acquisition continues Global's development of a national network of office technology suppliers to serve its ever-expanding base of small and mid-size businesses.Headquartered in Indiana, Better Quality also serves Greater Louisville, Elizabethtown, and Bowling Green, Ky., primarily with products from Kyocera-Mita.

Captaris® Announces Availability of RightFax® Connector for Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007 and Captaris Single Click Entry

Story Highlights:

  • Creates a cost effective document capture solution for Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2007

  • Captures document images from scanners, MFPs, fax and Microsoft applications

  • Enables document centric business process automation

  • Captaris Single Click Entry provides a cost effective alternative to keying from images

  • Populates line of business applications with extracted data

DocuWare Corporation to Exhibit at ITEX 2008

Newburgh, NY – January 22, 2008 – DocuWare Corporation, a leader in integrated document management, will exhibit during the ITEX 2008 show on February 21-22 in Las Vegas. The newest version of the company’s document management software suite, DocuWare 5.1a will be shown for the first time. DocuWare's booth will be featured as a “Technology Hotspot” on the "Technology Tour."

Sharp and Faxcore, Inc add network faxing to Sharp OSA enabled MFPs

MAHWAN, NJ, January 18, 2008 -- Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA) and FaxCore, Inc. today announced the validation of the FaxCore Connector for Sharp OSA™ enabled MFPs. With a FaxCore® fax server and the Sharp OSA-developed connector, organizations can fax from their Sharp OSA™-enabled MFPs for less, dramatically shortening ROI time frame due to the efficiency gains from the FaxCore fax server.