May 28, 2022

Article and Report: “3D Printing Goes Mainstream”

From Forbes:

The 3D printing market is maturing rapidly, as attention and influence shifts from the companies that manufacture these amazing devices to a broad range of industries where the technology is finding distribution and practical applications. That’s one key finding from the new Appinions Industry Influence Study, released today.

The report lists the ‘Ten Most Influential Companies’ including Autodesk, Amazon, Home Depot, GE, and Makerbot (recently acquired by Stratasys), as well as the ‘Ten Most Influential Executives’ in the 3D printing market.

Read the Complete Forbes Article

The complete Appinions Influence Study cited in the article is available at no charge. You’ll need to share an email address.

Appinions also provides this Real-Time Influence Index for 3D Printing

See Also: Appinions Data Journalism Group Background/Methodology

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