Ricoh is a multinational imaging and electronics company providing their products and services across the world. The company was founded 82 years ago on February 6, 1936. The global head office of the company is situated in Tokyo, Japan. As of March 31, 2018 records, the revenue of the company was ¥2.063 trillion whereas the net come of the company was ¥68.562 billion. About 98,000 people are working with the company controlling their operations globally.
The sales and support, production, research, and development centers of the company are situated in more than 80 countries. The regional office of the company situated in Japan, United States, China, and Asia-Pacific. Ricoh Innovation subsidiary of the company is a Research Centre located in Silicon Valley, California which concentrates on technology, cloud, mobile solution, and customer research.
The company bought Title sponsorship right for the Women British Open. The company collects the award of the Best Company Supporting Environment Caring People from the Ministry of the Environment Caring People. Ricoh Asia Pte Ltd received the ASEAN Corporate Sustainability Award for their product and Service Innovation.
In 1960 and 1970, the company created their first wrist watches for Japanese domestic and international markets. The company was the leading manufacturer of Pitney-Bowes copiers during 1980 and 1990. The company acquired the Avanti Computer Systems on January 18, 2017. The company also produces Ricoh 2A03 8 bit processor which used in Nintendo Entertainment System.
Ricoh Major Products and Services
The company sells their products in various categories named as Office products, Commercial and Industrial Printing, Consumer Products and industrial products. In Office products category, the company provides products named as Printer and Copiers, Projectors and Interactive Whiteboards. The company provides several types of products named as Managed Print Services, IT Services, Application Services, and Intelligent Workplace Services.
As one of the world’s top electronics company, they have development, sales, and research operations in more than 180 countries. Along with their corporate headquarters, the company has regional offices in many countries that include Canada, United Kingdom, United States, Africa, New Zealand, China, Singapore, and Australia. That’s not all, the Ricoh has lots of customer-research groups. One of the popular ones is Ricoh Innovations that target mobile solutions and customer research.