A Scam Email with the Subject "Ricoh Co., Ltd." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 19 Aug 2006 11:03:16 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr.Moore L. Green. <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
DEAR:FRIEND Thank you for the interest, Firstly I must thank you for picking up the consideration to be our representative/payment officer via our customers who are ready to pay their outstanding bills. For nearly 70 years, Ricoh has been helping businesses do business better. Ricoh's business is developing office automation solutions which enable individuals and organisations to improve the quality and productivity of office communications. As one of the largest IT companies in the world Ricoh's reputation as the total printing solutions provider is becoming well established. The company is one of the world's leading innovators of office equipment technology with a research and development programme that brought us the first digital copier and a complete range of original engines. Its product range now spans scanners, colour and black & white laser printers, digital connectable colour and black & white copiers, multifunctional devices, network utility software, document management software, facsimile machines, digital stencil duplicators and office consumables. For much of our history we have been ranked Number One by the world's most demanding customers, the Japanese. Every year since 1994, we've achieved consecutive record highs in net profits, repaying the support of our loyal global investors. Over the same period, our adoption of resources conservation and environmental protection as a central tenet of the Ricoh corporate mission has reaped us benefits in greater efficiencies while winning plaudits for global citizenship. In 2002 Ricoh became the first Asian winner of a World Environment Center Gold Medal for achievement in sustainable development. My clients in the north America find it easier to make payment to us through our representative,As our company representative as well as our payment officer you will be the one whom will be recieving payment on our behalf,in the same vain you will help us to arrange payment to be paid to any of our client whom we are also indebted to at the moment. As our representative you will recieve 10% of whatever amount you clear for our company as soon as any payment gets to you, you are to deposit it in the bank and have cleared then deduct your percentage and you will be inform by the account department on how to remit the balance us.Your information will be forwarded to all of our clients and fudicial officer. You are to help in maintaining a long lasting ,mutual and beneficial business relationship with our client. You are to update us on situations update us. I believe you understand details and if you are still intrested in being our representative you are to send your response to us. On receipt of your response an agreement will be forwarded to you. Looking forward to a mutual and beneficail business relationship with you. Thanks for your time, Yours Respectfuly, Mr.Moore.LGreen Managing Director, Ricoh Company Limited (RCL) Ricoh (UK) Head Office Atlantic House Holboru Viaduct, London ECIA 2FG www.ricoh.co.uk. E-MAIL:firstname.lastname@example.org