Singapore, 6th December 2012 --- Ricoh and Aircel Chennai Open today announced that they have extended their partnership for the company to be an official sponsor of the Tournament. The company is a trusted technology leader specialising in the office and production printing markets. The 18th edition of the Aircel Chennai Open will be held from December 31 to Jan. 6, 2013, and will see an exciting line-up of Indian and international players including four top 20 players in action.
Ricoh is associated with leading global tennis events that include the coveted Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. In its capacity as an official sponsor, Ricoh will continue to offer critical state-of-the-art printing and copying services and aid in the smooth conduct of Aircel Chennai Open 2013.
Commenting on the association with the tournament, Nobuaki Majima, Managing Director, Ricoh Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. said: "Aircel Chennai Open is among the most popular tournaments of its kind in this part of the continent. Each year, the event has grown in significance and popularity and has gone on to achieve greater heights. The partnership has been mutually beneficial and very rewarding. It's an honour to play a part in facilitating such a significant event by offering carbon-friendly document management solutions to ATP. Being associated with a tournament of such high stature, complements our effort to extensively promote high quality yet environmental-friendly business solutions to every business. We look forward to strengthening this association in the seasons to come."
Talking about the Aircel Chennai Open, Ashu Jindal, COO, IMG Reliance said: "Aircel Chennai Open has been privileged to garner support from leading global brands like Ricoh. Chennai has become the definitive ATP World Tour destination in South Asia and as we grow from strength to strength each year, we acknowledge and express our gratitude to partners such as Ricoh for their long standing support to us and to the sport."