Imagetec Received 2013 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics

McHenry, IL –November 2012 –IMAGETEC L.P. is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a recipient for the Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Chicago & Northern Illinois’ 2013 Torch Award For Marketplace Ethics, Category III for companies with 100-999 employees.  IMAGETEC was awarded the Torch Award in 2011 as well and is very proud to receive this honor for a second time. This is the sixteenth year the BBB has been honoring companies for “Doing It Right – Ethically”.

The 2013 competition had the largest number of nominations and entries since the program began, with over 2,060 nominations and 8 selected recipients for the year.  IMAGETEC L.P. was nominated by a consumer earlier this year.  Companies are judged in seven general categories based on employee size by an independent, prestigious panel of judges from the business and academic community, based on criteria including ethical standards of behavior towards customers, suppliers, employees and the community.

“The Torch Award is a mark of distinction that we are proud to showcase.  It symbolizes our commitment to offering the best business practices and ethics towards our employees, customers and vendor relationships.  It shows our clients that they can depend on us to be treated fairly before and after a sale,” said Richard Cucco, Managing Partner, IMAGETEC L.P.

IMAGETEC L.P., founded in 1992, has become the largest independent office equipment dealer based in the Chicago market.  IMAGETEC L.P. is a premier servicing dealer for Chicago and surrounding suburbs, Indiana and Wisconsin, with 5 sales and service locations.  They also own Ross Imaging, LLC in Sheboygan, WI.  These companies are providers of state-of-the-art office equipment and office solutions to over 8,000 businesses and support the city’s most prestigious events such as the LaSalle Bank Open, U.S. Open, Chicago Marathon, BMW Championships & the  2012 Ryder Cup.  IMAGETEC L.P. has enjoyed tremendous growth over the past 20 years and partners with the world’s largest office equipment manufacturers including Ricoh, Toshiba, Lexmark, HP and Konica Minolta.  These companies provide a wide range of digital copiers, printers and multi-functional devices, document management software solutions, and managed print services.

For additional information about IMAGETEC L.P. call us at 800.870.0225 or visit our web site at

About the Better Business Bureau: As a private, non-profit organization, the purpose of the Better Business Bureau is to promote an ethical marketplace.  BBBs help resolve buyer/seller complaints by means of conciliation, mediation and arbitration.  BBBs also review advertising claims, online business practices and charitable organizations.  BBBs develop and issue reports on businesses and nonprofit organizations and encourage people to check out a company or charity before making a purchase or donation.