Wilcom and RiCOMA International Corporation Sign Global Distribution Deal

Miami, Florida United States and Sydney, Australia, November 21, 2013 – Wilcom International and RiCOMA International Corp signed a Global Distribution agreement that is predicted to significantly benefit customers in the custom decoration industry.

Under the agreement, Wilcom DecoStudio Lite will be bundled with RiCOMA Embroidery Machines globally. RiCOMA has also been granted a license to distribute the complete line of Wilcom software products through RiCOMA’s distributor network in Central and South America (excluding Brazil). As a leading manufacturer of embroidery equipment being distributed in over 80 countries worldwide the RiCOMA partnership is expected to increase Wilcom’s reach in many of these markets. RiCOMA is also entering into a separate agreement with Wilcom America to distribute the complete range of Wilcom products in the United States.

“RiCOMA has an extensive worldwide network and strong position in the market and we are delighted with this new partnership.” says Jonathan Wright, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Wilcom International. “ RiCOMA customers will benefit greatly, receiving quality embroidery machines, as well as the industry leading software, all at an affordable price. We are very pleased to be working with RiCOMA and believe that this partnership will provide a compelling solution for those customers.”

Frank Ma, President of RiCOMA International Corporation commented "We believe this new partnership will be beneficial for Wilcom and RiCOMA in terms of long term growth, and ultimately for our customers. Here at RiCOMA we believe that only when our customers succeed with our products and services, can we succeed in our business. We entered into this agreement with this in mind desiring to give our customers the best design tools available to facilitate their success. The combination of RiCOMA’s high quality, yet affordable equipment and Wilcom’s innovative world class software will deliver more value to our customers. We look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with our new partners at Wilcom”

About RiCOMA International Corporation

Headquartered in Miami, Florida, RiCOMA was founded in 1998 and is now a leading multi-national manufacturer of quality embroidery machines. With our factory located in Shenzhen, China and a network of distributors throughout the world, RiCOMA is a leading brand known for “Quality at an Affordable Price”. While best known outside the United States, RiCOMA is now selling factory direct to customers in the US and will be delivering more value to that market now and for years to come.


About Wilcom

In 1979 Wilcom's founders shared a vision for automating the embroidery industry that has changed the way people create and produce embroidered goods.

A global organization headquartered in Sydney, Australia, Wilcom has become the world's favourite embroidery software for ease-of-use, quality and service. Wilcom is present in over 100 countries with products in over 12 languages and has a global community of more than 250,000 licensed customers.