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The Boston University Ricoh (formerly known as Ikon Office Systems) copier program delivers these benefits to the University:
  • Latest technology in multi-functional printing devices
  • Defined installation processes
  • Coordination with BU internal desktop support
  • Data security
  • Sustainable environmental initiatives
  • Lower total cost

Departments should contact Ricoh directly to facilitate the acquisition of new copiers. For Ricoh sales help, please contact Carolyn Ivey via email at or telephone via 781-917-9256, or Thom Arpin at