Recently, my son was mowing the lawn when a tie rod broke, completely disabling our lawn tractor. With our recent strategic alliance with 3D Systems, I immediately thought that if I only had a 3D printer, I could just print out a new part, install it and get the tractor up and running in no time.
We are indeed excited to announce our official entrance into the market as the first of its kind – our partnership with 3D Systems makes Konica Minolta the first original equipment manufacturer in the United States to offer 3D printing solutions through the traditional printer and office equipment sales channels. As a result of this new alliance, we plan to offer customers a full suite of 3D printing services and solutions. (more…)