3D Systems expands international education reach with Douglas Stewart EDU

Makerlab club43D Systems has entered into a distribution agreement with Douglas Stewart EDU, a distributor of technology in the international education market.

Douglas Stewart EDU will immediately provide 3DS’ line of Cube® and CubePro® 3D printers, SenseTM 3D scanners, TouchTM haptic stylus and CAD software, along with integrated curriculum to its resellers in Europe and the UK.

Douglas Stewart EDU, using the combination of products and programs, will offer a comprehensive educational solution for educators new to 3D technology and also advanced 3D printing programs from schools to university level.

Lori Mercier, MD of Douglas Stewart EDU tells us: “3D Systems is a leader in 3D digital design and fabrication and we are very excited to offer their full range of educational products and programs to educational institutions across Europe.”

3DS’ expanding footprint in education enhances its MAKE.DIGITAL initiative to make 3D design and printing easy, accessible and impactful for K-12 educators, and to empower students with tomorrow’s skills today. Douglas Stewart EDU is the newest education partner in an initiative that includes premier curriculum providers, trainings and extra-curricular programs and leagues.

“We are thrilled to work with an education provider with the passion, expertise and international footprint of Douglas Stewart EDU,” says Rajeev Kulkarni, Chief Product Officer, 3DS. “With over 65 years of success in promoting technology in the education market, Douglas Stewart EDU is helping to prepare students for tomorrow’s careers in science, healthcare, innovation and beyond by expanding access to our 3D technology.”