RISO's History

1975 - 1988 - The 2nd Growing Stage - A Huge Leap Forward to a Comprehensive Stencil Printer Manufacturer

Sep., 1977 Launched personal card printer Print Gocco B6

Print Gocco
Print Gocco

RISOGRAPH
RISOGRAPH
FX7200(L),AP7200(R)

RISOGRAPH 007
RISOGRAPH 007

RISOGRAPH 007 DIGITAL
RISOGRAPH 007 DIGITAL

Apr., 1979 Print Gocco B6 is donated to the Edison Museum in U.S.
Jan., 1980 New corporate logo and symbol introduced under Corporate Identity enhancement program for a grownup corporate image
Jun., 1980 Launched first RISOGRAPH-brand products separate type master making device and printer RISOGRAPH FX7200 and RISOGRAPH AP7200
Oct., 1981 Completed Tsukuba Plant and starts production there
Jun., 1982 Exhibited RISOGRAPH FX7200 and RISOGRAPH AP7200 in CeBIT in Hanover, Germany
Aug., 1984 Launched full-auto duplicator RISOGRAPH 007
Dec., 1984 Established Riso Educational Foundation
Dec., 1985 Established RISO OKINAWA CO., LTD. as domestic sales subsidiary
Jan., 1986 Established the first overseas sales subsidiary, RISO, INC., in the U.S.A.
Jun., 1986 Completed Ube Plant and starts production there
Aug., 1986 Launched digital duplicator RISOGRAPH 007 DIGITAL
Jun.,1988 Launched word processor interface ORD Printing System
Nov., 1988 Launched a mobile overhead projector with a built-in transparent sheet maker RISO OAP200

[Note]
The product release dates given in the above chronological table are only applicable in Japan.

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