Canon enters partnership with Materialise

Canon Europe, a specialist in imaging solutions, has recently declared a new strategic partnership with Materialise NV, a leading provider of additive manufacturing (AM) software solutions and 3D printing services. Under the arrangement, existing and prospective customers across Europe will have access to Materialise Magics, software specifically designed to efficiently guide users through every step of the AM or 3D printing workflow.

Equipped with a customisable, intuitive user interface, Materialise Magics offers smart, versatile data preparation that enhances a customer’s 3D printing workflow. Underpinned by Canon’s exceptional consultancy and support, customers will benefit from the ability to: Import nearly all 3D file formats, Repair and prepare files, Enhance and edit data, Prepare the build platform, Print better parts, view slices, detect collisions, save platforms and generate useful reports.

Chris Blake, Sales & Marketing Director, 3D Printing at Canon Europe says: “The creative and commercial opportunities for 3D Printing are vast and the market continues to evolve and expand. As such, we are always looking for ways to enhance our existing proposition and add more value to our customers. We are therefore excited to partner with Materialise as part of our commitment to provide customers with the best 3D products and solutions, as well as unrivalled services and expertise.”