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Can 3D Printer Manufacturers Adapt to the Changing Marketplace?

by Pete Basiliere  |  April 17, 2019

Gartner L2 research finds that marketing leaders at B2B manufacturing firms must focus on using digital to attract and move customers to the point of sale. The findings are especially relevant...

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The Impact of 3D Printing on Business Models

by Pete Basiliere  |  May 25, 2018

3D printing's impact ranges from incremental capability and finance improvements to radically new customer value propositions. Astute managers and technology planners use business models to assess the impacts and prepare...

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Accelerating 3D Printing from Prototype to Production

by Pete Basiliere  |  November 21, 2017

Formnext is a leading indicator of where the industry is headed — up. This year’s exhibition had 50% more 3D print technology providers (470 from 33 countries), 100% more hall...

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Rizing from Stealth Mode

by Pete Basiliere  |  December 13, 2016

The many well-funded startups worldwide is one sign of 3D printing’s maturity. Rize Inc. is one example worth noting, just ask Reebok and Boston Engineering. The Boston area is one...

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Thinking About 3D Printing: Insights from Carbon3D, HP and Voxel8

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 13, 2016

3D print tech providers talked industrial 3DP at CES, not just consumer uses. What were they saying? The TCT conference on 3D printing (3DP) took up nearly a full day...

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3D Printer Market Sales Will Exceed $14.6 billion in 2019

by Pete Basiliere  |  September 29, 2015

The 3D printer market continues its transformation from a niche market to a global market of enterprises and consumers. Understanding this transformation is critical to not only 3D printer technology...

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Carbon3D and Google Further Validate 3D Printing's Promise - Is There More To It?

by Pete Basiliere  |  August 25, 2015

$100 million investment in Carbon3D is evidence of the potential value in the 3D printing market — not just from the printers, but also from 3D print file creation, storage...

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"Mesmerizing 3D Printer Forms Objects Out of Ooze—and Fast"

by Pete Basiliere  |  March 22, 2015

No,that’s not my headline, it is Wired magazine’s. And I agree the video of the new Carbon3D printer is ‘mesmerizing’ or at least captivating. But is the Carbon3D printer unveiled...

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CES and Consumer 3D Printing — To the Mainstream!

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 11, 2015

More exhibitors, new printers and exciting applications at CES prove consumer 3D printing is moving beyond the hype. We will — indeed, we must — still pass through the “Trough...

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Gartner Says Consumer 3D Printing Is More Than Five Years Away

by Pete Basiliere  |  August 19, 2014

Mainstream Consumer Adoption Will Take Time http://gtnr.it/1pbfoas I blogged about our first Hype Cycle for 3D Printing when it was published. Our press release and the Hype Cycle graphic are...

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