Staples to Offer In-Store 3D Printing on Demand
Need a custom architectural or medical model in short order? How about a 3D map or, um… a handgun? Soon, Staples could be the place for all of the above — OK, maybe not the gun — through a new in-store 3D printing service just announced this week.
The office supply chain’s apparent partner in the venture, MCOR Technologies, makes a commercial-class color 3D printer called the Iris that will be deployed first to Staples locations in the Netherlands and Belgium in early 2013. MCOR announced the printing service, dubbed Staples Easy 3D