Category Archives: Business

3D Hubs closes $18M Series C funding with participation from Ultimaker

Automated manufacturing platform and former 3D printing marketplace 3D Hubs has today announced the successful closing of $18 million in funding. A Seres C investment, the round was led by Dutch growth capital investment firm Endeit Capital. It features the contribution of five other parties including, most notably for 3D Printing Industry readers, Erik de Bruijn, Co-founder […]

Microsoft, Siemens and Porsche contribute to further $82M funding for Markforged

Multi award winning 3D printer OEM Markforged has closed a Series D funding round with a value of $82 million. The round was led by fellow Bay State company Summit Partners, that provides growth equity investments for three areas of interest, including technology. As in the company’s earlier $30 million Series C round, Markforged received further financial […]

Stratasys demonstrates commitment to UK 3D printing with new sites and hiring

Leading 3D printer OEM Stratasys has opened two new sites in Cambridge and Derby, and extended its staff within the UK, in order to bolster its infrastructure. The moves are part of an increased commitment to the UK 3D printing market from Stratasys, as it aims to drive adoption and support the needs of a growing […]

Sahas Softech partners with Farsoon and UniTech to promote on-demand 3D printing in India

Sahas Softech, a Mumbai-based 3D printing service bureau and design studio, has announced a strategic partnership with two Chinese 3D printer manufacturers Farsoon Technologies and UnionTech. Rinna Gu, Overseas Head at UnionTech, said, “We were searching for an experienced partner in the Indian AM Industry. Looking at Sahas’ varied application solutions, they suited best as […]

Sahas Softech partners with Farsoon and UniTech to promote on-demand 3D printing in India

Sahas Softech, a Mumbai-based 3D printing service bureau and design studio, has announced a strategic partnership with two Chinese 3D printer manufacturers Farsoon Technologies and UnionTech. Rinna Gu, Overseas Head at UnionTech, said, “We were searching for an experienced partner in the Indian AM Industry. Looking at Sahas’ varied application solutions, they suited best as […]

ExOne attains goal net income for FY2018, posts annual revenue of $65 million

Additive manufacturing OEM ExOne (NASDAQ: XONE) has announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2018. Attaining a net income goal of $1.8 million for the second half of 2018 ExOne Chairman and CEO, S. Kent Rockwell, stated that the he is pleased with the results and “especially satisfied [with the results] despite some […]

Victrex to invest millions to expand PAEK 3D printing with Bond 3D

UK-headquartered performance plastics developer Victrex has confirmed its intention to invest millions of Euros in Dutch 3D printer and software developer Bond 3D. Founded in 1993, Victrex’s mission is to develop new applications and commercialize PEEK and PAEK polymer products. With this substantial investment in Bond 3D, the company aims to expand its delivery in 3D […]

3D bioprinting will enter Australian Securities Exchange with Koligo Therapeutics

Kentucky-based 3D bioprinting company Koligo Therapeutics (ASX:KOL) is due to list on the Australian Securities Exchange at the end of March through an Initial Public Offering (IPO). Koligo is hoping to raise up to AUD$7m at 20c a share from the IPO, establishing a market value of approximately AUD$22m. Koligo will use the funds raised […]

Keene Village Plastics acquires 3D printing filament manufacturer MakeShaper, expands reach to hobbyist market

Keene Village Plastics (KVP), a 3D printing filament manufacturer based in Ohio, has announced the acquisition of fellow U.S. materials manufacturer MakeShaper.   With this acquisition, KVP will extend its reach to provide high-quality filaments to the consumer and hobbyist markets. The company stated: “MakeShaper and KVP share common denominators in that all filaments are engineered, […]

3D Printing News Sliced: Sintratec, HP, 3D Systems, Renishaw

In the latest edition of the 3D Printing Industry news digest – Sliced, we have news about 3D printed spare parts, future of additive manufacturing in India, and 3D printed food. Read on to learn more about Sintratec, Mimaki, 3D Systems and Renishaw. Beyond borders Sintratec, a Swedish SLS printer manufacturer, has signed a distribution […]