Sunday, September 9, 2012


Ricoh India Limited is owned by Ricoh company Limited Japan with 73.6% holding in the company. Ricoh Company Japan is a global leader in sophisticated office solutions. The company deals in wide array of products includes copiers, multifunctional and other printers, facsimiles, duplicators and related consumables and services, as well as digital cameras and advanced electronic devices. Ricoh Japan is number one in the global A3 MFP (Multi Function Printers) and operates in around 180 countries. Ricoh Japan has global sales of $24.14 bn and market capitalization of $6.05bn.

The strong parentage of Ricoh Japan is an assurance for the launch of innovative products and with new found focus in Indian operation will drive the top-line growth going forward.
Renewed focus of Ricoh Japan in India

Ricoh Japan is operating since 1993 in India but had remained low profile till recent past. In last year Ricoh has become more aggressive with new product launches, expansion of distribution network and brand building. The impact of same is also visible in FY12 and Q1FY13 financial performance where the revenue has grown by 45% and 56% respectively.

Ricoh Japan has renewed its focus on Indian market and this delisting process could be part of the overall strategy.

To read report in detail: RICOH INDIA