|By Carmen Gonzalez||
|September 13, 2013 08:45 PM EDT||
Athletic shoes. Medical implants. Cars. As 3D printing becomes more affordable for small businesses and consumers, an ever-increasing array of products are being produced outside of large assembly lines and manufacturing facilities. Instead, they’re being printed, one-at-a-time, layer-by-layer, using a variety of materials.
4imprint’s newest Blue Paper®, podcast and infographic, entitled 3D printing: Sit back, relax and watch a revolution unfold, outlines how 3D printing works, provides some practical examples of how well-known companies are using 3D printing and discusses the impact 3D printing may have on your business.
“If a small business or organization wants to understand how 3D printing works, this Blue Paper is one place to start,” said Greg Ebel, vice president of sales and marketing at 4imprint®. “It gives some helpful background on 3D printing and describes the pros and cons of using it.”
This Blue Paper and podcast provides a comprehensive look at 3D printing technology. Expect to learn:
- How 3D printing works
- The impact 3D printing may have on manufacturing, healthcare and small business
- The debate surrounding the potential global impact and future of 3D printing
- Risks and concerns associated with 3D printing
Visit www.4imprint.com/bluepapers to read this Blue Paper, download the podcast or view the infographic.
About 4imprint Blue Papers
4imprint Blue Papers are in-depth, how-to articles, distributed to 4imprint customers to help their organizations succeed. Accessible at www.4imprint.com/bluepapers, Blue Papers have covered popular, cutting-edge topics such as podcasting, online social media, search engine optimization (SEO) and experiential marketing.
4imprint is part of 4imprint Group, Plc, a publicly traded company on the London Stock Exchange, serving more than 100,000 businesses with promotional items throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Ireland. 4imprint offers corporate gifts, personalized gifts, custom t-shirts, promotional pens, travel mugs, tote bags, water bottles, Post-it® Notes, custom calendars, custom shirts and much more. For additional information, visit www.4imprint.com.