homeback to menu

Leading Change at Work

Technology is changing the way we work. At Ricoh, we ensure that change is positive for your teams and your business. We guide you through every step of the journey to ensure a seamless transition to a fully digital workspace.
Discover more
seamless digital workspace experience
Digital Workspace

Access everywhere

Hybrid and on-the-go set-ups are shaping our future. We take a holistic approach to designing, integrating and supporting your digital workspaces to nurture employee engagement and help you reach new levels of performance.
Discover more
Business Process Management

Synched for success

Manual tasks no longer need to hold your staff back. We optimise your business processes to enable your staff to deliver more; providing the technology, expertise and support to streamline and simplify processes across your organisation.
Discover more
Cloud & Infrastructure

Cloud & clear

Capturing the full value of cloud requires the right roadmap and team to execute it. We provide cloud solutions and expertise that make your business operations more agile, cost-effective and secure while pursuing next-generation innovation.
Discover more

No more risky business

Internet-enabled devices create new vulnerabilities to cyberattacks. We help you go on the offensive against cybercrime with intelligent cybersecurity services and solutions aligned to your core business processes.
Discover more
Digital Experience

A new level of experience

An excellent customer experience starts with a superior employee experience. Our highly-skilled team of data scientists and developers design, build, implement and service the solutions you need to exceed expectations at every touchpoint.
Discover more
Graphic Communications

Future proof your business

The possibilities with print are endless. At Ricoh, we help you evolve, digitalise and create a sustainable business advantage; providing solutions on hardware, software and services that enable new opportunities within professional printing.
Discover more
Graphic Communication
Office Products & Software

Best-in-class quality

Ricoh is well known for high-quality printers, digital duplicators and multifunction printers/scanners/copiers. With plenty of choices in speed, size and capabilities, you can select from the models and features that work best for your workgroup, office or classroom.
Discover all our office products & software

A multi-faceted service and support platform

All the product and service support you need in one place. We provide support, advice and solutions to keep your business up and running.
Get support
AV technology and management

Your one-stop resource

Find out everything about our business news, product innovations and people, along with the events we’re hosting and attending.
Keep informed
News and events from Ricoh
The Company

Who we are and what we do

At Ricoh, we endeavour to always listen to our customers and provide you with innovative solutions, products and services that align with your business goals. We strive to add value to your services and products. We adapt to changing business climates.
Learn more about Ricoh

We love to hear from you

Whether you have a pricing question about our solutions or products, need help managing your account or already using our products and have a support question, our team is there to help.
Get in touch
customer and employee engagement

Helping you to stay one step ahead

Explore and read our lastest insights from what matter the most in business solutions.
Discover the latest insights
Ricoh Insights - Overview

The Inkjet Revolution

Ricoh Europe, London, 22 September 2016 – When Ricoh launched the Ricoh Pro™ VC60000 we believed it would revolutionise the future of commercial print and open new worlds.

We designed the next generation, continuous feed, inkjet technology platform for graphic arts to excel at direct mail, marketing materials and book printing.

And it has.

The Inkjet Revolution

Since then clients from right around Europe have invested in this game changing technology, from Poland to the UK and from Finland to France; and strong sales growth is set to continue.

Central to the Pro VC60000’s success is its versatility, productivity and print quality made possible by our unique 1200x1200 dpi multi-drop inkjet technology.

Better than offset
An early adopter was Dutch graphics media solutions company Zalsman. It can now switch print flexibly between its offset and digital presses without increasing costs, but increasing flexibility.
Print quality was key to Adare SEC’s decision to make a multi-million investment in Ricoh systems, including two Ricoh Pro VC60000s. With a 60% increase in print resolution and our high density pigment ink it produces a better print finish across all applications.

Cost-effective flexibility
Poland’s EDC Expert picked Eastern Europe’s first Ricoh Pro VC60000 to increase production flexibility. It liked the ability to print transactional or advertising materials on standard paper, without any pre-treatment or the need for more expensive inkjet-treated papers.

Dutch full service print provider Pondres plans to address market developments and accelerate transformation with its refocus on inkjet printing production. It can now address quality demands for graphics in marketing collateral and introduce new products and services.

And German service and print group Haberbeck strategically invested to extend its digital print infrastructure to create a more agile customer offering.

Elsevier, one of the world’s leading publishers of high quality journals, added the Pro VC60000 to its list of validated High Quality inkjet print engines.

Other endorsements include from the Financial Times (FT) and the International New York Times (INYT) newspapers. Both are produced by Hansaprint, in Finland, on the first Ricoh Pro VC60000 ever sold. A second VC60000 was installed by Hansaprint soon after the first and both produce loyalty programme materials, direct mail, transactional mail and books. As a result there has been a significant shift of volumes to inkjet from both offset and toner printing.

We also quickly added a second press to France’s first at La Galiote Prenant Group’s digital division CFI Technologies. CFI Technologies produces prestigious brochures and catalogues for brands such as La Redoute and Toyota. The deciding factor for Chairman Jérôme Binet was image quality compared to the printing cost as well as flexibility in terms of media.

Path to profitability
Inkjet has come of age in recent years and our clients are demanding higher quality in this medium. With the Pro VC60000’s efficiency, print head life and ink performance we can provide clients with an even higher quality and cost effective service.

We have assessed the capabilities of progressive print service providers, the needs of the markets they serve, and how the right technology investment can put them on a clear path to growth and profitability. Class leading technology is enabling us to help them develop and produce cost-efficiently high quality, differentiated print applications in volumes that their clients want.

We have helped them identify opportunities and positioned them to make the most of them.

It is clear the Ricoh Pro VC60000 has played a lead role. Now we are looking for more businesses to support as they seek to open new worlds of print production.

| About Ricoh |

Ricoh is empowering digital workplaces using innovative technologies and services that enable individuals to work smarter from anywhere.

With cultivated knowledge and organizational capabilities nurtured over its 85-year history, Ricoh is a leading provider of digital services, information management, and print and imaging solutions designed to support digital transformation and optimize business performance.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group has major operations throughout the world and its products and services now reach customers in approximately 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ended March 2022, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 1,758 billion yen (approx. 14.5 billion USD).

For further information, please visit www.ricoh-europe.com

© 2023 RICOH COMPANY, LTD. All rights reserved. All referenced product names are the trademarks of their respective companies.

For further information, please contact: 
Ricoh Europe PLC
Jack Gibson
E-mail: media@ricoh-europe.com
Homepage: www.ricoh-europe.com
Join us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ricoheurope
Follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/ricoheurope
Follow us on LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/company/ricoh-europe
Visit the Ricoh media centre at: www.ricoh-europe.com/press