Originally published at tctmagazine.
Kyocera announces strategic partnership with Leapfrog 3D Printers
Leapfrog 3D Printer’s flagship machine, the Bolt Pro, will be exclusively distributed in Australia and New Zealand after the company announced its partnership with Kyocera Document Solutions Pty Ltd.
Kyocera is a leader in delivering 2D printing products and multifunction devices into the Australia and New Zealand markets, having established an office in Sydney back in 1989. It is now looking to harness its wealth of contacts in the region to provide FDM 3D printing technology in the shape of Leapfrog’s Bolt Pro.
The Bolt Pro being an advanced office 3D printing solution, Kyocera has identified the education, engineering/ industrial design, manufacturing, architecture, and healthcare markets as potential suitors to the machine. Well-known users of the system prior to its availability in Australia and New Zealand include Volkswagen, Rolls Royce, KLM-Air-France, Audi, Crocs, and Airbus.
“We are excited to partner with Leapfrog and be the exclusive distributor of their industrial grade FDM 3D printer, the Bolt Pro, for the region,” said Mark Vella, Head of Marketing and Strategy at Kyocera Document Solutions. “This strategic partnership aligns with our core strategy and offers mutual benefits to the customer with combining Leapfrog’s technology and our strong business relationships, together we can help our customers to be at the forefront of this evolving market.
“Our companies have already formed a close working relationship and we are looking forward to further collaboration to support the growth plans of both companies to deliver advanced 3D technology to new and existing markets.”
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