Tech Data to Distribute MakerBot
MakerBot said this week that Tech Data is now a distribution partner for MakerBot’s 3D printing technology.
The deal is a 12-month commitment.
“Partnering with Tech Data is an exciting opportunity for MakerBot to expand the reach of our 3D printing, scanning and software solutions,” Mark Schulze, vice president of Sales for MakerBot, said as part of the announcement.
“With a solid understanding of how quickly the desktop 3D printing market is growing and their commitment to supporting top-tier resellers targeting the professional, educational and consumer markets, signing on with Tech Data was an easy decision to make.”
“Due to the rise in market demand and rapid adoption of 3D printing and scanning we have observed, Tech Data is partnering with MakerBot to offer solution providers the best-in-class products they seek to meet the needs of their end-user customers,” Wendy Maurer-Linsky, vice president, Product Marketing, Systems & Peripherals at Tech Data, said as part of the announcement.
“Through our partnership with MakerBot, we are offering new ways for our solution providers to expand their portfolio and profitably grow their business.”