On-line 3D printing agency Shapeways information for chapter

On-line 3D printing agency Shapeways information for chapter
On-line 3D printing agency Shapeways information for chapter

3D printing agency Shapeways has filed for bankruptcy, and the corporate’s govt group has resigned.

Artists utilizing Shapeways’ well-liked 3D printing market are being suggested to obtain any 3D information they’re storing on the corporate’s servers.

The rise and fall of a preferred on-line 3D printing service
Based in 2007, as on-line 3D print-on-demand companies had been starting to take off, Shapeways turned well-liked with 3D artists as a technique to create bodily variations of sculpts, and to promote prints of their work by its online marketplace.

The agency, initially primarily based within the Netherlands, expanded steadily, opening a facility within the US, and going public on the New York Inventory Alternate in 2021.

We haven’t traditionally lined the 3D printing market on CG Channel, however this story on the 3D Printing Business web site summarizes its latest fortunes, together with worsening net losses and job cuts.

On Tuesday, the corporate and all of its subsidiaries ceased operations and filed voluntary petitions for chapter reduction, and the CEO, COO and CFO resigned.

Artists suggested to obtain any information hosted on the platform
Posting on the Shapeways forum, a former Shapeways Neighborhood Supervisor advises artists utilizing the positioning as a spot to retailer 3D information to obtain them earlier than it goes offline.

The thread additionally contains recommendation on the way to bulk-download information, and ideas for different on-line 3D printing companies.

Read Shapeways’ bankruptcy filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission

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