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Powerful desktop tool enables investment advisors to capture and manage documents, reduce costs, and facilitate compliance

Long Beach, CA – May 28, 2008 – Laserfiche®, an electronic document management system (EDMS) firm, today announced the integration of Laserfiche 8 with Junxure™, a leading customer relationship management (CRM) software package for financial advisory firms.

Coinciding with the release of Junxure 7, the integration is available free of charge through the remainder of 2008. The integration includes a configuration utility that allows advisors to pre-configure folder and template mapping, as well as document naming. Documents are thus automatically named, filed and indexed without the need for user input. Users will be able to take Junxure to the next level with a fully integrated document management system, and will enjoy additional enhancements such as enterprise content management, document imaging, improved security and backup, e-discovery preparation and scalability.


Ricoh Wins Boys & Girls Clubs of America Account

West Caldwell, NJ,   May 28, 2008 — Ricoh Americas Corporation, the leading provider of digital office equipment, today announced that it has signed a national agreement with Boys & Girls Clubs of America® (BGCA). Some 4,300 Clubs are now able to purchase any Ricoh printer, copier, multifunction product or software solution.

The use of Ricoh products in Boys & Girls Club facilities will enable them to streamline document workflow from the creation of a document to its distribution and replication. Beyond realizing operational efficiencies, Ricoh’s devices will also allow Boys & Girls Clubs to produce high-quality color and black-and-white documents from memos to brochures to direct mail pieces all in-house. In addition, Ricoh’s software solutions can help manage the capturing, sharing, storing and securing of documents and confidential information they hold.


Canon Color imageRUNNER C5185 Model Receives Five Star-Rating from BERTL

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., May 28, 2008 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of office imaging systems, inkjet technology and digital photography equipment, today announced its Color imageRUNNER C5185, a digital multi-functional device (MFP), received an overall rating of five stars from BERTL, Inc., an independent analyst firm. Standing as a flagship model, the Canon Color imageRUNNER C5185 offers high reliability and speed for both color and monochrome document production needs.

To determine the performance of the Color imageRUNNER C5185 model, BERTL conducted extensive testing based on a set of predetermined criteria within 13 categories: Build Quality, Network Administration, Security, Workflow, Finish, Ease of Use, Media Handling, Copying, Scanning, Printing, Image Quality, Features and Price. The Color imageRUNNER C5185 received more than four stars in at least six of the categories, including a perfect five-star rating in both the Copying and Printing categories.


Production Capabilities at a Lower Price; Xerox's New Press Opens Door to Affordable Digital Printing and Profitable Color Print Applications

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 28, 2008  -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) today announced a digital color press that packs robust production features such as coated paper handling, heavyweight media support, and feeding and finishing options at an entry-level price. The Xerox 700 Digital Color Press brings productivity, excellent print quality and flexibility to print providers looking to adopt digital technology or expand their digital printing businesses.

The Xerox 700 Digital Color Press prints at 70 pages per minute in color or black and white, and provides an affordable way to start building or expanding a digital printing business, especially for in-plant operations, quick printers, commercial printers, creative agencies, photo specialty retailers and departmental environments. The system has the image quality and productivity of a high-end production press and is ideal for photo books, brochures, direct-mail pieces, catalogs, calendars and postcards.


Océ Flexibility, Quality and Innovation Open Many Opportunities for drupa Attendees

MAY 28, 2008 – Trumbull, CT; Dusseldorf, Germany– Océ showcases a broad scope of digital printing solutions at drupa in Hall 6, Stand A44. Océ will focus on four key digital printing segments: publishing, personalization, promotion and technical documentation. In all areas, Océ shows attendees how print production can be managed more cheaply, flexibly and quickly by digital printing.
Fast, Cost-efficient Publishing
Attendees will learn how Océ technology can help launch their digital publishing business. State-of-the-art workflow scenarios show how digital printing has changed the business model at every point in the value chain, as book manufacturers, publishers, retailers and even end users benefit from reduced costs and faster turnaround.


Xerox Offers Eight New Ways to Advance Digital Business, Drive Growth

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 27, 2008  -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) today unveiled eight new business development services to help print providers maximize their digital equipment investments.

Xerox developed the eight New Business of Printing® Business Development Services in response to customer feedback for "nuts and bolts" support to address their business challenges. The additions focus on training and professional services for digital business, workflow and application development. A team of Xerox specialists and industry experts work directly with print providers - often on-site - to help them generate increased page volume and revenue.


New Xerox Color Multifunction System and Print Server Power Office Publishing

NORWALK, Conn., May 27, 2008  -- It's an office reality: A co-worker sends a file loaded with images to the printer and the rest of the office stands in line waiting for this one print job. It's a frustrating drain on productivity. To take this frustration out of the workplace and keep office printing humming, Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) launched the WorkCentre™ 7346 multifunction printer.

It's the company's latest color MFP that speeds through a range of documents, from everyday business reports like Excel spreadsheets, to graphic-rich color presentations and brochures. The system features print speeds of up to 40 pages per minute (ppm) in color and 45 ppm in black and white, a fast 667MHz processor, 1.5 GB of memory, and a 40 GB hard drive.


Ricoh Introduces New Pro 906EX/PRO, 1106EX/PRO and 1356EX Digital Imaging Systems

West Caldwell, NJ,   May 27, 2008 — Ricoh Americas Corporation today launched the new Ricoh Pro 906EX/Pro 1106EX and Pro 1356EX Digital Imaging Systems. These systems are the first in a series designed to better meet the needs of the demanding production marketplace and support the document management needs of Central Reproduction Departments (CRD), Print for Pay and Data Center environments by providing seamless integration of printing, copying and scanning functionality.

“The needs and requirements of the production printing marketplace are constantly changing, and becoming more complex,” said Hede Nonaka, executive vice president, marketing, Ricoh Americas Corporation. “Ricoh developed this advanced new series to not only address, but exceed, the demands of the production market – providing more advanced functionality and finishing capabilities to help businesses stand out from the competition.”


Riso Continues its Excellence in Serving the Printing Needs of the Education Market

Danvers, MA – May 27, 2008 – RISO, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high speed color printers and duplicators, today highlighted results from a U.S. school market customer survey it recently conducted. The survey of 5,000 public K-12 schools that currently utilize RISO printing equipment found a user satisfaction rating of 97 percent1. These findings support RISO’s position as a leading provider of printing solutions to the education market with 82 of the 100 largest school districts in the  United States now utilizing RISO printers and duplicators.

“We are very pleased to see these results from our customer survey, as it reinforces that RISO truly understands the printing needs of today’s public schools and educational institutions,” said David Murphy, Vice President of Marketing for RISO, Inc. “We understand the commitment that superintendents, principals and teachers have to teaching our youth, and RISO is pleased to support them in this effort.”


Kyocera Mita America Names Richard Heckelmann Product and Solutions Marketing Manager, Printers

FAIRFIELD, N.J., May 27, 2008 ― Kyocera Mita America, Inc., one of the world's leading document solutions companies, today announced the addition of Richard Heckelmann to the product and solutions marketing team. Mr. Heckelmann joins as Product and Solutions Marketing Manager of Kyocera Mita America’s award-winning printer line-up, and will oversee the product management of printers effective May 27, 2008.

Specifically, Mr. Heckelmann will be responsible with identifying key strengths within Kyocera Mita America’s printer solutions; highlighting key competitive differentiators, including lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), high reliability and quality performance. Additionally, he will manage all aspects of product marketing for the printer solutions, including product pricing analysis, product launch strategies, a managed print services program and competitive analysis for printers and related software and utilities. Mr. Heckelmann will report to William Cassidy, associate director, Product and Solutions Marketing at Kyocera Mita America.


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