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Ricoh listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for third year in a row

Tokyo, September 28, 2015 — Ricoh today announced it has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for three years in a row, obtaining the industry best score in four categories; "Innovation Management," "Privacy Protection," "Environmental Policy/Management System" and "Climate Strategy."


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DJSI, compiled by Dow Jones and RobecoSAM Group, was the first global sustainability index to assess a company's corporate sustainability from the economic, environmental and social developments aspects. Its process is considered to be among the most rigorous in terms of the number of questions and depth of information requested.


This year, DJSI reviewed about 2,500 companies around the world, selecting only 317 companies to the DJSI World Index. Ricoh was recognized as a sustainability leader in the Computers & Peripherals and Office Electronics industry. In this industry 7 companies including Ricoh were selected out of 30 nominations. As well as being added to DJSI World Index, Ricoh was also included in the DJSI Asia/Pacific Index.


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About Ricoh

Ricoh is a global technology company specializing in office imaging equipment, production print solutions, document management systems and IT services. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in about 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2015, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,231 billion yen (approx. 18.5 billion USD).
The majority of the company's revenue comes from products, solutions and services that improve the interaction between people and information. Ricoh also produces award-winning digital cameras and specialized industrial products. It is known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.
Under its corporate tagline, imagine. change. Ricoh helps companies transform the way they work and harness the collective imagination of their employees.
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