Ricoh Sponsors Sustainable Development Award At Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

West Caldwell, NJ, May 5, 2008 – Ricoh Americas Corporation, the leading provider of digital office equipment, announced today that for the fourth consecutive year, it will present the Ricoh Sustainable Development Award at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) on Thursday, May 15, 2008.  This year’s event will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia from Sunday, May 11th through Friday, May 16th.

The annual Ricoh Sustainable Development Award provides scholarships to high school students whose projects contain technological and scientific innovations that best reflect the principles of sustainability by balancing economic development with environmental responsibility.  The competition is designed to foster dialogue and awareness of sustainable development by reinforcing the importance of pairing innovation with social responsibility.

IKON Selected as a Winner of the 2008 VHA Leadership Award for Service Excellence

MALVERN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2008--IKON Office Solutions (NYSE:IKN), the world's largest independent channel for document management systems and services, is pleased to announce that VHA Inc., the national health care alliance, recently awarded its 2008 Leadership Award for Service Excellence to IKON. IKON, along with four other suppliers, was recognized for its outstanding contributions, support and commitment in helping VHA members achieve their supply chain goals.

Candidates for the 2008 VHA Leadership Award for Service Excellence are recommended and selected based on sales interactions with VHA members, overall customer satisfaction, and responsiveness to VHA staff and members. Award winners were recognized at a special award banquet held Sunday, May 4 during the 2008 VHA Leadership Conference in Philadelphia.

New Xerox DocuMate Scanner Delivers More Bang for the Buck; 50 Percent Faster and Great for ID Card Scanning

Pleasanton, Calif., May 05, 2008  -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) today announced a new color sheetfed scanner that is 50 percent faster than similarly priced competitive products, small enough to fit on a desktop, optimized to scan ID cards and includes ultrasonic double-feed detection technology. The latest generation in this award-winning scanning series, the Xerox DocuMate™ 262i scans at 76 images per minute and lists for $1,195.

The DocuMate 262i is designed for desktop use in any office where scanning plastic ID cards, business cards, documents or other heavy card stock is necessary. It incorporates a new, patent-pending front-feed tray that not only increases ID card scanning efficiency in healthcare and financial services applications but also reduces roller wear by up to 60 percent over competing brands, resulting in lower total cost of ownership. The DocuMate 262i also includes ultrasonic double-feed detection technology that will alert the user if double feeding of originals occurs during scanning. This technology prevents lost images and enables paper of different weights or thickness to be scanned quickly and reliably.

FMAudit and Learning Outsource Group form strategic alliance to accelerate successful implementation of dealer managed print services technology and sales strategy

JEFFERSON CITY, MISSOURI & ORMOND BEACH, FLORIDA - May 2, 2008 - FMAudit has announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Learning Outsource Group to assist FMAudit clients with their development and implementation of an effective and sustainable managed print services offering. This unique alliance is a continuation of FMAudit’s mission and commitment to provide a seamless solution to improved productivity & profitability to the document imaging dealer market. The objective of this alliance is unique, in that it not only addresses why a dealership should offer Managed Print Services, but it contains the critical steps a dealer needs to implement to make it a reality.

Konica Minolta Business Technologies Inc. Participating in SAP® Printer Vendor Program as a Gold-level Member

Ramsey, N.J. – May 2, 2008 – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, today announced that its parent company, Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc. (President: Akio Kitani), is participating in the new SAP® Printer Vendor program, launched earlier this week by SAP AG in collaboration with leading printer manufacturers. Konica Minolta Business Technologies is participating in the program as a gold-level member.

The SAP Printer Vendor program is a technology license program SAP manages in cooperation with printer manufacturers to provide supreme quality printing solutions to users of SAP solutions. The program offers participating vendors, including Konica Minolta access to specific SAP development environments that are necessary to optimize support for their devices operating within customers’ SAP solution-based environments.

Captaris Announces Release Date and Conference Call Time for 2008 First Quarter Financial Results

Bellevue, Wash. — May 2, 2008 — Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric processes, today announced that it will report financial results for the 2008 first quarter before regular market trading on Friday, May 9th, 2008.  The Company will host a conference call and webcast the same day to discuss financial results and other corporate events starting at 7:30 a.m. PT (10:30 a.m. ET).

EFI to Present at the Merrill Lynch Technology Conference

FOSTER CITY, Calif.--May 1, 2008--EFI (Nasdaq:EFII), the world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced today that John Ritchie, Chief Financial Officer, will deliver a presentation on behalf of the company at the Merrill Lynch Technology Conference 2008. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at 2:15 p.m. Eastern Time at the Westin Times Square in New York.

A webcast of the conference presentations will be made available on the investor relations section of EFI's website at

E-Discovery & Beyond Seminar Concluded,Looking Toward the 53rd Annual Conference & Expo in Las Vegas

The 2nd annual ARMA International E-Discovery and Beyond Seminar has successfully concluded. The two-day, interactive event was held in New York City on March 31 – April 1 and was filled with education targeted specifically toward collaboration teams and professionals who manage records and information.

Attendees divided their time between networking with other professionals and attending sessions that sharpened their skills related to risk management, cost control, information governance, and compliance. Sessions focused on aligning the RIM, Legal, and IT departments with a focus on understanding how each compliance team must work together more effectively.

Collins Distributing Company Wins First-Ever Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. Distributor of the Year.

IRVINE, Calif., (May 1, 2008) – Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc. (TABS) proudly announced today that Collins Distributing Company (CDC) has won Toshiba’s inaugural 2007 “Distributor of the Year” award.  Presented to CDC national sales representative Brian Stevens at the 2008 National Dealer Meeting, held March 3 through 5 at the Four Seasons Resort Aviara in North San Diego, Calif., this prestigious honor recognizes CDC as the distributor that best demonstrated continued and consistent sales success and outstanding dealer support and satisfaction throughout the previous year.

“The distribution channel can be a very competitive and challenging business, and we are proud to have earned this award that recognizes our company and dedicated staff,” said Collins.  “Being named Toshiba’s first-ever Distributor of the Year is especially thrilling, and a testament to the dedication and hard work put forth by every member of CDC, and we’ll proudly display it in our Memphis office.”

Canon Expands U.S. Operations in Virginia

Newport News, Virginia, May 1, 2008 – Canon Inc. and Canon U.S.A., Inc. today joined Virginia state and local officials to announce Canon's plans to expand its U.S. operations with new facilities and jobs in the Hampton Roads, Virginia, area. With the assistance of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Canon is expected to invest more than $600 million to expand the operations of Canon Virginia Inc., a subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., and create more than 1,000 new jobs.

As part of Canon U.S.A. and Canon Virginia's "Vision for the Future" program, these expansion plans will include the construction of a new 700,000 square foot facility for the manufacturing of cartridges for laser printers that will incorporate Canon's proprietary high-speed, automated technology for cartridge production, and the expansion of its repair and refurbishing facilities for digital consumer products. In addition, Canon plans to create a center for the research and development of automated and robotic manufacturing technologies for the Americas region in Newport News, and to expand its efforts in the recycling and reclaiming of toner cartridges and related materials at its Industrial Resource Technologies, Inc. (IRT) operations in Gloucester County, Virginia.