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Ricoh Graphic Communications Expert Paul Hudrick to Present at Classic Printery Open House

March 19, 2013

Hudrick will discuss how variable-data printing in conjunction with alternative e-communication strategies can help increase response rates for direct mail communications

HAINESVILLE, Ill., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

    WHO:                          Ricoh Americas Corporation's Business
                                  Analyst and Managing Consultant Paul
                                  Hudrick will present at Classic
                                  Printery's Open House.

                                  Hudrick brings almost 40 years of
                                  expertise in Graphic Arts to his role at
                                  Ricoh. Having held a range of positions
                                  in pre-press management, digital and
                                  commercial sales and business
                                  development, he is uniquely positioned
                                  to help both corporate and non-profit
                                  organizations understand how they can
                                  use digital print technology to create
                                  customized communications with response
                                  rates potentially greater than
                                  traditional direct mail. Hudrick's
                                  presentation will focus on variable-
                                  data printing (VDP), a form of digital
                                  printing which enables direct mail
                                  communications with the same basic
                                  information to be highly customized for
                                  each recipient. Hudrick will also
                                  discuss strategies for organizing,
                                  managing and cleaning mail lists and how
                                  Classic Printery can help its customers
                                  take their digital printing
                                  communications to a higher level of

                                 Classic Printery

                                  Classic Printery is a family owned
                                  premier commercial print service
                                  provider which has been serving the
                                  McHenry and Lake County communities for
                                  thirty-five years. A Ricoh customer
                                  since 1978, Classic Printery is also a
                                  member of the Ricoh Business Booster
                                  Program which helps organizations grow
                                  their businesses based on an assessment
                                  of their strengths, needs and

    WHAT:                        Classic Printery Open House

                                  In addition to Hudrick's presentation,
                                  Open House attendees will have the
                                  opportunity to see demonstrations of
                                  Ricoh's new digital production printer
                                  and learn how its capabilities can open
                                  up new opportunities for their

    WHERE:                       Classic Printery, Inc.

                                 336 W. Main Street (Route 134)

                                 Hainesville, Illinois 60073


    WHEN:                         Thursday, March 21st from 4:30 to 8:30

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 more than 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2012, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 1,903 billion yen (approx. 23 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.

For further information, please visit www.ricoh.com/about/

© 2013 Ricoh Americas Corporation. All rights reserved. All other referenced product names are the trademarks of their respective companies.

John Greco
Ricoh Americas Corporation
(973) 882-2023

Jill Searl
Brodeur Partners
(603) 559-5824

SOURCE Ricoh Americas Corporation

Source: PR Newswire