RICOH AFICIO MP 6001SP/MP 7001SP/MP 8001SP/MP 9001SP AWARDED BERTL’S FIVE STAR EXCEPTIONAL RATING
Series Receives Esteemed Recognition, Noteworthy Capabilities Include Fast Speeds and Superior Scanning
West Caldwell, NJ, November 3, 2009 - Ricoh Americas Corporation, a leading provider of digital office equipment, today announced that the Ricoh Aficio MP 6001SP/MP 7001SP/MP 8001SP/MP 9001SP Series of multifunction products (MFPs) received BERTL’s five star exceptional rating. This award is reserved for devices that deliver an outstanding array of business-critical features that are innovative, easy-to-use and have a low cost of ownership for customers. Due to its features such as superior print and copy speeds, outstanding image quality and scan-to functions, this Series earns BERTL’s prestigious award.
With speeds of 60 pages per minute (ppm), 70 ppm, 80 ppm and 90 ppm, the Ricoh Aficio MP 6001SP/MP 7001SP/MP 8001SP/MP 9001SP Series helps customers raise productivity by allowing them to do more in less time. BERTL specifically tested large graphic prints, and the Series performed exceptionally well, further demonstrating that the devices can handle multiple types of jobs. With superior print and copy density, as well as excellent resolution in both copy and printer modes, the Series produces crisp and professional-looking business documents. In addition, the Series is kind to the environment as it is Energy Star and RoHS compliant.
“Receiving BERTL’s five star rating is truly a testament to Ricoh’s persistent efforts to provide the best products and services to our customers,” said Hede Nonaka, executive vice president, Marketing & Document Services and Solutions Division, Ricoh Americas Corporation. “We strive to be on the forefront of innovation and technology, and are happy that our Ricoh Aficio MP 6001SP/MP 7001SP/MP 8001SP/MP 9001SP Series was recognized by BERTL, one of the most respected analyst firms in the industry.”
Designed to meet today’s business demands, the Ricoh Aficio MP 6001SP/MP 7001SP/MP 8001SP/MP 9001SP Series has various scanning features, including Scan-to-Email and Scan-to-Media. Users can easily scan, print and forward fax images directly to the device’s hard drive. With Scan-to-Email, users can direct their document destination from the device, and send up to 500 addresses at a time. The Scan-to-USB feature allows customers to scan documents to a USB memory device or a SD card for instant portability. In addition, the TWAIN driver offers users an array of scanning features to further improve productivity.
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About Ricoh Americas Corporation
Ricoh Americas Corporation, headquartered in West Caldwell, N.J., is a subsidiary of Ricoh Company Ltd., the 73-year-old leading supplier of office automation equipment and electronics, with fiscal year 2008 sales in excess of $20 billion.
Ricoh Americas Corporation is a leading provider of document solutions. Ricoh’s fully integrated hardware and software products help businesses share information efficiently and effectively by enabling customers to control the input, management and output of documents.
Ricoh Americas Corporation directly or through its network of authorized dealers markets and distributes products in North, Central and South America.
Information about Ricoh's complete range of products and services can be accessed on the World Wide Web at www.ricoh-usa.com.
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