Press release from GlobeNewswire (a Nasdaq OMX company)
3D Systems and Sindoh Ink Agreement to Distribute Consumer 3D Printers in South Korea
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
3D Systems and Sindoh Ink Agreement to Distribute Consumer 3D Printers in South Korea13:45 EST Tuesday, November 05, 2013
ROCK HILL, S.C., Nov. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that Sindoh, the largest Korean 2D printer manufacturer, agreed to distribute its Cube® and CubeX™ consumer 3D printers in South Korea. Sindoh is the leading Korean office solutions provider with over 500 reseller channels and decades of proven sales and service expertise.
"From our investigation of the exciting prosumer and consumer 3D opportunity, we concluded that the Cube is the easiest to use and most intuitive to operate," Sindoh's Public Relations Director, Cheol-woo Lee said. "We are honored to work with 3D Systems, and our entire Sindoh team is thrilled to represent such a great family of products." Sindoh was further attracted to the Cube and CubeX due to their affordability and the Cube's certification for home use and safe printability, making these printers appealing companions for offices, classrooms and homes.
Sindoh plans to expand its website to include 3D content and open 3D printing experience showrooms, dedicated to introducing customers to 3D printing and letting them experience and explore it firsthand.
"Sindoh is the most trusted and valued provider of office solutions in Korea, and we are honored to have them as our representatives," said Rajeev Kulkarni, Vice President & General Manager of Consumer Products, 3D Systems. "We are very excited to bring affordable at-home 3D printing to Korea."
Learn more about 3D Systems' commitment to democratizing access to 3D printing and manufacturing the future today at www.3dsystems.com.
About 3D Systems Corporation
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 with materials ranging from thermoplastics, metals, ceramics and edible sugar. The company also provides software design tools including CAD, reverse engineering and inspection 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 manufacture the future.
More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com.
CONTACT: Investor Contact: Stacey Witten Email: Stacey.Witten@3dsystems.com Media Contact: Alyssa Reichental Email: Press@3dsystems.com