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3D Systems and SYNNEX Corporation Join Forces on 3D Printer Sales
Thursday, May 30, 2013
3D Systems and SYNNEX Corporation Join Forces on 3D Printer Sales06:00 EDT Thursday, May 30, 2013
ROCK HILL, S.C., May 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a leading distributor of IT products and services, has joined its expanding global reseller network. Under this exclusive agreement, SYNNEX sells and supports 3D Systems' complete portfolio of personal and professional 3D printers and materials through its PRINTSolv Wide Format group in both the United States and Canada.
Recognized for identifying, investing in and developing solutions around high-growth markets like 3D printing, SYNNEX Corporation's business strategy and infrastructure allow for short runways to bring new technologies to market. "By combining our proprietary value-added service model and extraordinary associates with one of the most comprehensive 3D printing portfolios available today, SYNNEX is positioned to help our resellers provide an exceptional, end-to-end 3D printing experience to their customers," said Kevin Murai, President and Chief Executive Officer, SYNNEX Corporation.
Along with the expanded ProJet®line, including full color 3D printers, the company also plans to distribute 3D Systems' latest personal 3D printers, including the award winning CubeX. "We look forward to working with an established and experienced partner like SYNNEX Corporation," said Avi Reichental, President and Chief Executive Officer, 3D Systems. "This new relationship substantially expands our North American reach through a Fortune 500 organization with a track record of delivering exceptional customer service."
To learn more about how to source 3D Systems' 3D printers and supplies, visit www.synnex.com/printsolvwideformat/index.html. Visit 3DSystems.com to learn which ProJet 3D Printer is right for your application.
About 3D Systems
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD, reverse engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to rapidly design, create, communicate, prototype or produce real parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence.
More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com.
About SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation, a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world. The Company provides services in IT distribution, supply chain management, contract assembly and business process outsourcing. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX employs approximately 12,000 full-time and part-time associates worldwide. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.
Safe Harbor Statement
Statements in this release that are forward-looking involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, such as product and services availability and capabilities, distribution of the latest personal 3D printers, and benefits of the collaboration, which may cause the Company's actual results in future periods to be materially different from any future performance that may be suggested in this release. The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release.
SYNNEX, the SYNNEX Logo, PRINTSOLV and all other SYNNEX company, product and services names and slogans are trademarks or registered trademarks of SYNNEX Corporation. SYNNEX, the SYNNEX Logo, and PRINTSOLV Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. Other names and marks are the property of their respective owners.
CONTACT: Investor Contact: Stacey Witten 803-326-4010 E-mail: Stacey.Witten@3dsystems.com Media Contact: Cathy Lewis 781-852-5007 Email: Cathy.Lewis@3dsystems.com