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Color Management Services

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What do leading commercial printers, ad agencies, publishing houses, a broadcast television brand, and a global fashion label all have in common? They all count on Ricoh Color Management Services to ensure incredible output, every time.

Why Color Management Matters
Color does more than fill space, it communicates. It sets a tone. It drives your message. And its complexities can cause endless headaches for printers, designers, customers, and anyone responsible for a consistent end-product. Color Management Services from Ricoh take the stress out of achieving consistent, high-quality color across your operations so you can focus on your core business objectives. Making the process easy, and driving a solid return on the time and resources you dedicate to it, is what sets Ricoh Color Management Services apart.

Services designed on your feedback
Ricoh’s suite of Color Management Services is structured based on the feedback we’ve received from countless customers in the field, and offers the flexibility to address your specific needs as an organization. Whether you are unsure where your starting point should be, or are looking to upgrade your internal color management skillset to an expert level, we will craft the strategy that works best for your operations, and your budget. By offering a wide range of services—from Color GAP Analysis to staff training to ongoing Ricoh-performed color management maintenance—we can provide the right solution to match your company’s level of expertise and exact needs.

Our Team is Trained for Technical – and customer service – Excellence
Ricoh’s staff of color management experts bring centuries of industry experience to the table. Our training standard is the IDEAlliance certified Color Management Professional Masters, and all staff has either acquired this certification or is in the process of achieving it. Additionally, we also have more than 20 G7 Expert certified members currently on staff. With an 80+ year legacy of innovation, and having recently celebrated 10 years of success in the production marketplace, Ricoh is uniquely qualified to serve as a trusted partner to help you achieve outstanding business results.

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Procurement Analysis Services

Ricoh’s Procurement Analysis Service is designed to save you the time, frustration, and cost of constantly having to go back and forth with printing vendors when items are not delivered with consistent quality.

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Color GAP Analysis

This one-day service will examine an organization’s color processes to uncover current strengths as well as highlight opportunities for color accuracy and consistency improvement. The result is a detailed report with a best practices recommendation to achieve the highest level of color quality and repeatability without any additional investments in hardware, software, staff, and environment.

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Color Management Training Services

Empower your staff with the knowledge and skills required to deliver and sustain a higher standard of quality on every job, and properly maintain your equipment investment. Ricoh’s Color Management Training Services gives you the hands-on, practical skills to help keep your organization running at the top of its game.

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Color Conformance and Assistance Service

Depending on the level of subscription service a customer desires (monthly or quarterly), a specialized Ricoh color expert will work with teams on-site, as well as remotely, to determine achievable color goals.

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Ricoh InkSavvy for Continuous Feed Printers

InkSavvy is an ink savings software tool exclusively for Ricoh Continuous Feed customers who want to save ink—and money—without sacrificing image quality. 

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Ricoh High Speed Inkjet Color Matching

The Ricoh high speed inkjet color match bundle is a software and services package to simulate the output of Ricoh’s high speed inkjet devices on a Ricoh cutsheet device. 

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Ricoh Certified Operator Training Program

The Ricoh Certified Operator Program is designed to maximize the effectiveness of your staff through a system of proven, hands-on training for your Ricoh production printer. Ricoh trainers work on-site in your facility and deploy training instruction, reference materials, resources, and exercises. The program is designed around your operators’ specific training needs and consists of running live jobs. 

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G7 Calibration Services

Through G7 Calibration Services, a Ricoh G7 Expert (IDEAlliance certified) can calibrate one or multiple devices as necessary to achieve common visual appearance between multiple CMYK devices. The service can be performed on a one-time or ongoing basis, depending on your company’s specific needs. 

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Ricoh G7 Crash Course

Similar to the G7 Master Printer qualification, the G7 Crash Course delivers complete G7 calibration and operator training, however, it does not include the official submission of qualification paperwork to IDEAlliance. 

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G7 Master Printer Qualification Service

G7 printers are an elite set of highly sought after vendors with proven skills and productivity.  If you want to achieve this status and secure new revenue, our color expert will get you there.

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