Ricoh has been recognized evaluated by rating agencies and international surveys.
Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index since 2020 and in the Asia Pacific Index since 2018.
Ricoh has been selected as a member of the Sustainability Yearbook 2023, with a score within the top 5%* in its industry, by S&P Global, an American company and one of the world's leaders in corporate ratings.
*as of February 7, 2023
Worldwide sustainability indices
Ricoh has been recognized by FTSE4Good Index for Meeting High Standards consecutively since 2004
FTSE Bloosom Japan
Continued to be included in the FTSE Blossom Japan Index, which measures the ESG practices of Japanese companies for a sixth straight year
FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index
The FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index is created by global index provider FTSE Russell. It reflects the performance of Japanese companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices relative to their respective sectors and is designed to be sector neutral.
Ricoh was awarded a Gold rating in the sustainability survey conducted by EcoVadis. This recognition places Ricoh amongst the top 5% of companies assessed in its industry in terms of sustainability performance.
ISS ESG Corporate Rating
This is one of the world's leading rating agencies for sustainable investments. The The Ricoh Group received a “Prime” sustainability rating consecutively.
MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index
Included in MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index for a sixth straight year
MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index
MSCI targets the top 700 Japanese stocks by market capitalization, comprehensively grasps ESG risks from each industry, and selects companies with relatively excellent ESG evaluations. It has been adopted as the ESG investment index of Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund.
S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index
S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world's largest independent index companies, builds the index based on the Trucost carbon emissions data. This index targets TOPIX constituent companies that have a high carbon efficiency within the same industry based on market capitalization, and increases the investment weight of companies disclose information on greenhouse gas emissions. It is also a global environmental stock index adopted by GPIF in 2018, and Ricoh has been continuously included in the index since then.
Ricoh has been consecutively recognized for leadership in corporate transparency and performance on climate change by CDP, global environmental non-profit organization, securing a place on its annual ‘A List’.
Supplier Engagement Leaderboard
Ricoh has been awarded an “A” rating as part of the CDP's annual Supplier Engagement Rating and placed on the prestigious CDP2022 Supplier Engagement Leaderboard for the third year in a row.
CDP's annual SER is designed to evaluate and spur action on corporate supply chain engagement on climate issues, based on the CDP climate change questionnaire. The CDP surveys more than 10,000 companies worldwide. The highest-rated companies are celebrated in the Supplier Engagement Leaderboard. Ricoh is amongst the top 8% of the total assessed companies.
Digital Transformation Stocks 2022
Ricoh was selected for the first time as one of the Digital Transformation (DX) Stocks 2022, jointly conducted by Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The DX Stocks is a recognition system for companies that are engaged in digital transformation, utilizing digital technology to radically transform such as their business models that lead to new growth and strengthen competitiveness.
Ricoh is one of the 33 companies selected as the DX Stocks 2022 for its efforts to utilize AI technology and data at production sites and customer business sites.
Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations
Ricoh has been rated as one of Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the world. This marks 11th selection in total as Ricoh, which was selected 10 consecutive years from 2005 to 2014.
The Global 100 is an annual ranking of the world's most sustainable corporations published by Canada-based Corporate Knights. The assessment is executed across key indicators including environmental, social and governance performance, sustainable revenue, sustainable investment, climate-related lobbying activities, and sustainability pay link.