TOKYO, September 21, 2021 – Ricoh Company, Ltd. and Ricoh Electronics, Inc. (Georgia, U.S.A.) will exhibit at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2021 (Organizer: Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute), which will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from September 27 to 29, 2021.
PACK EXPO 2021 is the world's most comprehensive packaging and processing event. More than 1,500 companies will exhibit their latest materials, technologies, and solutions to address packaging and processing needs. There will be over 20,000 attendees from 40-plus vertical markets.
Ricoh is showcasing “PLAiR,” a new material made from plants and air, and “On-demand Direct Printing Thermal Media,” which directly prints variable information on packages. This new material, which is currently under development, is a new value aimed at realizing a zero-carbon society and circular economy.
The Ricoh Group proposed “environmental management” to simultaneously realize environmental conservation and profit generation in 1998 and became the first Japanese company to announce its participation in the RE100 program in 2017. Ricoh continues to promote the realization of a zero-carbon society through energy conservation activities, renewable energy, and active participation in international initiatives. It also strives to create a decarbonized society throughout the entire value chain by encouraging our customers and business partners to cooperate.
“Driving Sustainability for Our Future.” Ricoh is committed to the development of society. We will do this by resolving social issues through business and by creating new markets and value.
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-years history, Ricoh is a leading provider of digital services and 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 2021, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 1,682 billion yen (approx. 15.1 billion USD).
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