Stratasys stock price and product analysis
Stratasys, Ltd. is a manufacturer of 3D printers and 3D production systems for office-based rapid prototyping. Engineers use Stratasys systems to test complex geometries with a wide range of materials, including ABS, by modelling and printing the objects. Company History Stratasys was found in 1989 by S. Scott Crump and his wife Lisa Crump in […]Continue reading
<span class=“caps”>SLM</span> Solutions share price and product portfolio
The history of SLM Solutions AG goes back to 1863 with the founding of the Aramayo Bismuth mines in Bolivia. The following years, the company expanded until it was listed on the London stock exchange in 1906. After renaming the company to MCP in 2008, the company’s mines and chemicals division was transformed into a […]Continue reading
<span class=“caps”>3D</span> Systems and <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing market – rising stars?
3D systems marks the beginning and traditional home for the 3D printing world. The founder Chuck Hull invented stereolytic 3D printing which was the technological ground for the company. In this form of 3D printing, a resin is hardened layer by layer with lasers creating the 3 dimensional object. Since his invention, the companies product […]Continue reading
Legal issues with <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing for private and business
This brief overview of legal issues with 3D printing technologies is intended to provide a short glimpse for private users and businesses. For those who want to get into the detail of the topic, we recommend the books “Socio-Legal Aspects of the 3D Printing Revolution” and “3D Printing, Intellectual Property and Innovation”. Legal issues with […]Continue reading
How to secure qualitative <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing results around the globe?
In this blog post, we’re not talking about quality issues for desktop 3D printers, but rather discuss large high-performance SLS machines. These 3D printers produce components e.g. for aircrafts, medicine etc. which all require high-quality standards. Qualitative 3D printing results around the globe We won’t discuss usual quality problems for objects but rather a specific […]Continue reading
Bionic and geometrical structures in <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing
One of the biggest challenges that additive manufacturing technologies face is a far-reaching mind shift. So far, users of 3D printers (also known as “Makers”) try to build conventional products with the additive technology. They hope to create an “aha” effect for customers and companies convincing them that the technology can provide the same quality […]Continue reading
<span class=“caps”>3D</span> printers with proprietary filament – what can I do now?
This aspect of 3D printers is one which most do not consider when buying their first device. The idea of 3D printers with proprietary filament have been copied by manufacturers from successful tech giants. Companies such as Apple generate large revenues, because entire product spectrums and software solutions are only available within their own ecosystem. The […]Continue reading
Business potential of <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing with industry 4.0
Industry 4.0 is the connected, digitized and automated production of objects in our future. In this article, we connect these 2 future technologies to show the entrepreneurial potential of 3D printing with Industry 4.0. Promises of additive manufacturing technologies and 3D printing In the long term, 3D printers promise many benefits for businesses and customers. […]Continue reading
3 use cases for <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printers in business
This blog post serves as a strategic guide for companies started their use of additive manufacturing technologies. We both include the use of desktop 3D printers and industrial production techniques with large machines. Top 3 use cases for 3D printers in business For certain applications desktop 3D printers are the cheaper and more efficient option. […]Continue reading
3 strategic business steps protecting your business from the <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing revolution
This blog post is aimed especially at entrepreneurs and executives who are aware of the constant change. Who have understood that you need to strategically prepare your company for the 3D printing revolution. The development is already revolutionizing entire industries such as the production of hearing aids. Nevertheless, we do not want to take up […]Continue reading