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Ricoh Vietnam hold Grand Opening Ceremony of Ricoh Thermal Factory in Long An, represents a strong commitment to the Vietnamese market and customers.

On October 05 th 2017, Ricoh Vietnam Co., Ltd has officially announced the opening of its new factory– The Ricoh Thermal Media Factory- in Long An, Vietnam. This factory is located at Tan Kim Industrial Park, Long An Province. The 500m 2 facilities marks a major milestone for Ricoh in Vietnam. The Ricoh Thermal Media Factory is proud to be the first thermal factory that is set up in Vietnam.


The new factory will serve as a key manufacturing hub for Vietnam Thermal Media market, with efficient production processes and short lead time.

On the grand opening day, Mr. Keiichi Shiokawa, the General Manager of Thermal Media Business Center – IMS Business Group committed to invest and develop a world-class workforce working in local community in the coming years, with a clear introduction to the development of Ricoh Thermal Division of Vietnam.

Besides that, Mr. Tatsuya Yamada, the General Manager of Thermal Media Division of Ricoh Vietnam, affirmed that, with the presence of Thermal Factory in Vietnam, Ricoh can provide timely and convenient support to customers. Especially, Ricoh is able to provide on-site technical support services and technical documentation quickly upon customer request. The delivery time for customers is significantly shortened, within 1 to 2 days.

The Ricoh Thermal Media Factory was established in May 2017. With the new manufacturing site, Ricoh Vietnam will strive to provide quality products that meet local demand. And Ricoh Vietnam also commit to build products for the local market and nearby area also. So the products can quickly and accurately reflect and meet various market demands. Mr. Yuichi Hosoda, the General Director of Ricoh Vietnam, expressed his confidence in the development of Ricoh Thermal Division. He also expressed his thanks to all Ricoh Vietnam business partners for their trust and support to Ricoh products.

Facilities with environmentally friendly features

With consideration to the environmental impact, Ricoh Vietnam will introduce energy-saving facilities inside the factory. Also, by fostering partnerships with its local partners, Ricoh Vietnam aims to make contributions in the community and local industry.

Overall about The Ricoh Thermal Media Factory

Production Manager Mr. Hiromitsu Araki
Establishment May 2017
Location Tan Kim Industrial Park, Long An, Vietnam
Main business Manufacturing thermal products
Land area 500 m2



About Ricoh

Ricoh is a global technology company that has been transforming the way people work for more than 80 years. Under its corporate tagline – imagine. Change. – Ricoh continues to empower companies and individuals with services and technologies that inspire innovation, enhance sustainability and boost business growth. These include document management systems, IT services, production print solutions, visual communications systems, digital cameras, and industrial systems. Ricoh is also well known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in approximately 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ended March 2017, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2.208 billion yen (approx.18.2 billion USD).

In November 2011, Ricoh Group established a new sales company (Ricoh Vietnam Company Limited) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as the 11th sales company in the Asia Pacific region. Since then, Ricoh Vietnam has been operated by two main offices in Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi and through local distributors to develop its business in Vietnam.


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