ROCK HILL, S.C., May 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it is commencing trading on the New York Stock Exchange this morning under the new ticker symbol "DDD" and is revealing its new corporate identity.
3D Systems invented the first 3D printing technology 25 years ago, changing the way people develop their products across marketplaces from transportation and recreation to healthcare and consumer goods. Through continued innovation, the company is developing a comprehensive menu of compelling 3D printers and services. 3D Systems' content-to-print solutions are transforming entire industries as users are transitioning its powerful tools from new product design and rapid prototyping to rapid manufacturing of end use parts and custom products.
"Similar to the way that social media, mobile apps and the internet changed how we communicate, publish, shop, travel, and search; affordable 3D content-to-print solutions could transform the way we design, communicate, game, market and manufacture," said Abe Reichental, President and CEO of 3D Systems. "Our new corporate identity reflects our passion and purpose; empowering professionals and consumers to create and make in 3D."
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials, creative printable content development, curation and downloads and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. Its expertly integrated rapid prototyping and manufacturing solutions reduce the time and cost of designing new products and printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to design, communicate, prototype and produce functional end-use parts empowering our customers to create with confidence.
More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com, www.printin3D.com, www.toptobottomdental.com, www.3Dproparts.com, www.bitsfrombytes.com, www.The3dStudio.com, www.freedomofcreation.com, blog.3dsystems.com, or via email at moreinfo@3Dsystems.com.
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CONTACT: Investor Contact: Stacey Witten 803-326-4010 WittenS@3dsystems.com Media Contact: Katharina Hayes 803-326-3941 HayesK@3dsystems.com