3D Systems and Edison Nation Ink Exclusive 3D Printing Collaboration

Mon Jul 8, 2013 8:30am EDT

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ROCK HILL, S.C., July 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that Enventys, the company behind Edison Nation, Everyday Edisons and Edison Nation Medical, has selected 3D Systems' complete portfolio of 3D printers for use across its award-winning programs and services. Under this exclusive agreement Enventys affiliates will harness 3D Systems' entire end-to-end 3D printing and advanced manufacturing solutions.

Enventys, the Charlotte-based parent and development arm behind Edison Nation, Everyday Edisons and Edison Nation Medical, helps inventors and entrepreneurs achieve growth through the successful development and commercialization of groundbreaking products.

"We are thrilled to partner with 3D Systems and deploy their comprehensive portfolio of 3D printers across our entire Edison Nation product development ecosystem," stated Louis Foreman, CEO of Enventys. "Our 'Everyday Edisons' will benefit greatly from this exciting partnership."

"We are honored to have been chosen by Edison Nation as their exclusive 3D printing partner," said Avi Reichental, President and CEO, 3D Systems. "This collaboration is at the heart of our commitment to democratize access to 3D printing technology for inventors, innovators and everyday entrepreneurs everywhere."

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About 3D Systems

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. The company also provides CAD, reverse engineering and inspection software tools 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 create and make with confidence.

More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com

About Enventys

Enventys is a Charlotte-based product development and design group offering a comprehensive approach to developing ideas into products. Founded in 2001, the company has since expanded within the industry to include "Everyday Edisons," the Emmy Award-winning invention reality series found on PBS; Edison Nation, an inventor community found at EdisonNation.com; Edison Nation Medical, an inventor community dedicated to developing healthcare innovation. All entities are housed within a 100-year-old warehouse space, equipped with the experts, tools and technologies to transform ideas into tangible products.

For more information visit Enventys and its entities, visit www.enventys.com, www.edisonnation.com, www.everydayedisons.com, www.edisonnationmedical.com.

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