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3D Printing Trade News – What Did UPS Learn It’s First Year of 3D Printing?

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1) 3-D Printing Didn’t Cannibalize Other Parts Of The Business For a store that makes money mainly by shipping physical goods from one place to another, it could be shortsighted to bring in machines that help alleviate that need. But

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The 3D Printing Trade Association Discusses the 3D Printing Challenge for UPS and Other Delivery Services – Are Shipping Firms Ready For 3D Printing Technology?

Can USPS Deliver on the Promise of 3D Printing? The imminent 3D printing revolution “might be a huge opportunity for the [U.S.] Postal Service,” an in-depth study says. But, as usual with the USPS, where there are opportunities there are

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3D Printing Trade Association Asks – Do you Know How to Work a 3D Printing Trade Show?

3D Printing Slide Show – 10 Ways to Work a 3D Printing Trade Show from Bill Decker 1) Set goals! Sales? Contacts? Press? Demos? 2) KISS- keep it simple salesman. 3) Get client focussed, not product focussed! 4) Have Multi

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China 3D Printing Innovations – World’s Largest 3d Printer Made in China

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…Qingdao Unique Products Develop Co Ltd, a local maker of 3-D printers, has unveiled the world’s largest 3D printer last week at the 2014 World 3D Printing Technology Industry Conference and Exhibition held in Qingdao. This massive 3D printer has

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3D Printed Shoes Again – Better 3D Printing Shoe Modifications

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A young and talented fashion designer, by the name of Chris van den Elzen, has teamed with another designer, Judith van Vliet, to take this knowledge, and create their very own collection of shoes, they call EXCIDIUM. What they have

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Wall Street Journal Story – 3D Printing Comes Home

“Do you remember the first thing you ever printed out? I made a family newsletter, birthday cards and signs on a program called The Print Shop. What made a printer useful at home was self-evident: It made anyone a publisher.

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3D Printing Podcast Present Part of Interview With Brad Feld of the Foundry Group

Listen to the 3D Printing Podcast Or click the audio file below This is interview number 2 of a 3 part series. In this 3D Printing Podcast, Bill Decker interviews Brad Feld, Managing Director of the Foundry Group (http://www.foundrygroup.com). He

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3D Printing Ventures – Financing for 3D Printing Companies

Our team of experienced venture consultants focuses on developing strong investor relationships that propel the early stage and growth stage ventures we work with to new heights of success. We serve as matchmakers, pairing the most innovative 3D printing companies

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8 Trends in 3D Printing – 3D Printing is Faster, Cheaper and More Complex

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We will witness the birth of a new generation of “makers.” When I got my MBA, my instinct was to stay away from manufacturing. Who needs the hassle? Labor problems? Environmental Protection Agency? Boats of raw materials that never get

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Google and 3D Printing – Is 3D Printing Being Dominated By Google Yet

3D Systems and Motorola Mobility LLC, a Google company, have entered into a multi-year development agreement to create a continuous high-speed 3D printing production platform and fulfillment system. Users will have the ability to customize their smartphone with functional and

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