Ricoh Expands Finishing Capabilities with Asset Purchase

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20th June 2022

Ricoh Europe announced last week (16th June 2022) its asset purchase of Quadient's graphics business in the Nordics (Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway). 

The asset purchase is for Quadient’s Nordic graphics business only. The agreement will see Ricoh welcome Quadient’s Nordic graphics workforce to the business, complementing existing expertise and capabilities.

For Ricoh, the acquisition further supports its continued focus on its Graphic Communications evolution in line with customer needs, while further cementing its status as a leader in this space.

Whilst Quadient was the Nordic Distributor for Duplo International, the acquisition brings positive news for DUPLO customers. As Brian O’Dolan, Exports Director at Duplo International, explains:

”We have had a long established successful history with Quadient. We are delighted that the experienced Graphics teams from all four Nordic countries with be joining RICOH, ensuring a seamless transition for our customers.”

He adds: “Ricoh Nordics recognise the added value of digital print finishing and I believe their focus and energy will continue to drive the business forward as the exclusive distributors for Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Norway”.

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