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3D Systems acquires Paris startup

Staff Report
Published Jan. 25, 2013

Rock Hill-based 3D Systems has acquired Paris-based Coweb, a startup that creates consumer customized 3D printed products and collectibles.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

3D Systems plans to offer personalized figures created by Coweb through the company’s proprietary content hosting and publishing platform, Cubify.

Coweb’s online tools create licensed collectibles as well as original custom figurines that can be personalized and printed in three dimensions, using uploaded photos, according to a news release.

3D Systems is a provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services.

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