Ricoh launches TotalFlow make ready and TotalFlow has two new modules Print Manager Ricoh Europe PLC launched for his TotalFlow workflow package. The software modules developed by Ricoh TotalFlow make ready and TotalFlow Print Manager print service providers offer effective and easy to use tools which they can use to optimize their production processes. Recently Peter Asaro sought to clarify these questions. Both modules are available as a single or as a package solution December 2011 available. In Europe they are presented for the first time from 12 to 15 October 2011 at the trade fair printing + form in Sinsheim (Hall 6, booth 6508). “As the end customer focus increasingly on to maximize their efficiency and to streamline work processes, in-house print shops and commercial printers more effective ways is required to increase the degree of automation, as well as to reduce the time and cost of the print production”, explains Peter Williams, Executive Vice President and head of production printing business group at Ricoh Europe.

“With the modular concept of TotalFlow, the customers purchase only the components that the they” need for their current needs. If the print requirements or demand change, it is easily possible to add new TotalFlow module, and to increase the productivity and efficiency.” Print Manager offer TotalFlow make ready and TotalFlow to meet a complete range of functions for the imposition and compose documents that enable users of the Pro series of Ricoh’s digital printing systems to increase productivity, grow the business and the needs of their customers more efficiently. These features include the preparing, editing, numbering, application of watermarks, cleaning, finishing, order management, queue management, archiving, searching and reprints. Williams added: “With TotalFlow MR and TotalFlow PM we provide our customers economical solutions available, which they can use to increase the added value of the investments with us.” Both modules through an intuitive user interface featuring, for the operators of the Optimized systems.