Shapeways, a New York, NY–based provider of services to design, make and sell product using 3D printing technologies, raised $30M in Series E funding.
The round was led by Lux Capital, with participation from Union Square Ventures, INKEF Capital and Andreessen Horowitz.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth and launch additional services.
Led by Greg Kress, CEO, Shapeways provides a platform that enables the full creator experience through design, making and selling – using its consumer 3D printing service. A spin-out of the lifestyle incubator of Royal Philips Electronics, the company has a community of over one million creators printing over 10 million products. Shapeways supports these creators via its design tools and services, access to advanced production technology starting with 3D printing and services to build a business.
Printing in over 60 different materials and finishes, Shapeways has factories and offices in New York, the Netherlands, and partners around the globe.