Formlabs Announces Distribution Partnerships in Five New Countries
Growing market demand lead to new partners with Israel’s Systematics, South Africa’s Build Volume, South Korea’s 3Developer, Sweden’s Creative Tools and Turkey’s 3bFAB
SOMERVILLE, Mass., Oct. 28, 2015 – Formlabs, the designer and manufacturer of powerful and accessible 3D printing systems, today announced distribution partnerships in five new countries, in response to growing demand in Israel, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden and Turkey. Joining Formlabs' global family of partners are Israel’s Systematics, South Africa’s Build Volume, South Korea’s 3Developer, Sweden’s Creative Tools and Turkey’s 3bFAB, all leading providers of 3D printing technologies in their countries with extensive experience in sales and servicing.
Customers in the five countries will now have access to the same seamless experience and high levels of customer service and after sales care enjoyed by all Formlabs customers.
“Today’s partnerships mark another exciting chapter in Formlabs’ rapid growth,” said Luke Winston, Sales and Operations Lead of Formlabs. “Together with our partners, Formlabs will continue expanding distribution and service to new markets, growing our already existing footprints in Asia and Europe, and furthering our mission of bringing affordable, powerful desktop 3D printing to users around the globe.”
With today’s new partners, Formlabs’ reach now extends across five continents in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and North America and in countries including Australia, China, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, South Africa, Sweden, Turkey and United Kingdom. Today’s news comes on the heels of Formlabs’ launch of Form 2, the company’s second generation high-resolution, desktop stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer and the most advanced 3D printer on the desktop.
Formlabs designs and manufactures powerful and accessible 3D printing systems. Headquartered in Boston with offices in Germany, Japan, and China, the company was founded in 2011 by a team of engineers and designers from the MIT Media Lab and Center for Bits and Atoms. Formlabs is establishing the industry benchmark for professional 3D printing for engineers, designers, and manufacturers around the globe, and accelerating innovation in a variety of industries, including education, dentistry, healthcare, jewelry, and research. Formlabs products include the Form 2 SLA 3D printer, Fuse 1 SLS 3D printer, Form Cell manufacturing solution, and Pinshape marketplace of 3D designs. Formlabs also develops its own suite of high-performance materials for 3D printing, as well as best-in-class 3D printing software.