Shapeways

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Shapeways is a 3D printing service company. It enables users to design and upload a 3D model or get 3D design services and then receive a printed product. The company offers a variety of materials and finishes including plastics, precious metals, steel, and ceramics.

TypePrivate
Founded2007
HQNew York, NY, US
Websiteshapeways.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureD+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)177(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Shapeways

Gregory Kress

Gregory Kress

CEO
Jennifer Walsh

Jennifer Walsh

CFO , COO
Miko Levy

Miko Levy

CRO
Peter Weijmarshausen

Peter Weijmarshausen

Chairman Of The Board , Co-founder
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Shapeways Office Locations

Shapeways has offices in New York and Eindhoven
New York, NY, US (HQ)
228 Park Ave S
New York, NY, US
30-02 48th Ave, Long Island City
Eindhoven, NL
Kanaaldijk-Zuid 3A
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Shapeways Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2007

Shapeways total Funding

$106.3 m

Shapeways latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Shapeways investors

Shapeways's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Shapeways has raised $106.3 m
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Shapeways Operating Metrics

Aug, 2021

Patents

8

Patent Applications

11

Trademarks

2

Types of Services

3
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Shapeways Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Shapeways B.V.

Shapeways Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Shapeways Online and Social Media Presence

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Shapeways Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    60/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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Shapeways News and Updates

Shapeways Expands Traditional Manufacturing Offerings

NEW YORK, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Shapeways, a leading global digital manufacturing platform driven by proprietary software, continues to disrupt the global manufacturing market with the addition of six verified traditional manufacturing technologies as part of its global supply...

Shapeways to list on NYSE via Merger with Galileo Acquisition Corp.

Shapeways, Inc. (“Shapeways” or “the Company”), a leading global digital manufacturing platform driven by proprietary software, and Galileo Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: GLEO) (“Galileo”), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agr…

Shapeways Scales On-Demand Manufacturing to Meet Diverse 3D Printing Applications

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Shapeways, a leader in powering digital manufacturing, has reached important milestones in scaling its manufacturing solutions to meet diverse customer requirements worldwide. To date, the company has produced more than 20 million parts using 10...

Global 3D Printed Jewelry Market Report 2020-2024, Featuring Key Players Arlette Gold Ltd., Imaginarium Pvt. Ltd, Pipa Bella Accessories Pvt. Ltd and Shapeways Inc

DUBLIN, June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global 3D Printed Jewelry Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The 3D printed jewelry market is poised to grow by $ 1.95 billion during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 21% during the forecast period....

Shopify sellers can now offer on-demand 3D-printed goods via Shapeways

Shopify will enable sellers to offer on-demand 3D-printed goods via an integration with Shapeways. Shapeways, for the uninitiated, is a 3D printing platform for designing, creating, and selling all kinds of goods — it allows designers to upload their own 3D model designs, with support available from…

3D printing marketplace Shapeways raises a $30 million Series E

Investors, it seems, aren’t entirely soured on the world of 3D printing. The technology is still making progress in the enterprise sector, and Shapeways is certainly continuing to make a case for it in the world of online marketplaces. This morning, the New York-based company announced the closing o…
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Shapeways Blogs

Shapeways Launches Two New Materials

Shapeways continues to work with longstanding partners like BASF to make new offerings like Polypropylene (MJF) (HP High Reusability PP) and Nylon 6 Mineral Filled (Ultrasint® PA6 MF) ) available, striving to give customers swift access to as many 3D printing solutions as possible for accelerating …

Inclusive Manufacturing: Streamlining & Scaling Production for Customers

The 3D printing realm has grown almost unfathomably vast in a relatively short period of time, encompassing infinite potential for... The post Inclusive Manufacturing: Streamlining & Scaling Production for Customers appeared first on Shapeways Blog.

Tough, Resistant, and Lightweight: Stainless Steel for 3D Printing

Shapeways offers Stainless Steel 17-4 PH (processed finish) in partnership with Desktop Metal for 3D printing. This Steel material is known for its hardness and toughness, but also for offering resistance to heat and corrosion too. The post Tough, Resistant, and Lightweight: Stainless Steel for 3D P…

Design Freedom and Flexibility with 3D Printing

Our recent webinar with ZVerse, the creator of CAD as a Service (CADaaS), put a spotlight on the many innovative... The post Design Freedom and Flexibility with 3D Printing appeared first on Shapeways Blog.

Top 5 Takeaways from 3D Printing Solutions Webinar

Check out the highlights from a recent webinar where Shapeways and EOS explain how a powerful combination of Selective Laser... The post Top 5 Takeaways from 3D Printing Solutions Webinar appeared first on Shapeways Blog.

Expanded Finishing Options for 3D Printing with Nylon 12 [Versatile Plastic] Smooth

Nylon 12 [Versatile Plastic] is one of the most popular 3D printing materials available at Shapeways, with finishing options now... The post Expanded Finishing Options for 3D Printing with Nylon 12 [Versatile Plastic] Smooth appeared first on Shapeways Blog.
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Shapeways Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shapeways founded?

    Shapeways was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Shapeways key executives?

    Shapeways's key executives are Gregory Kress, Jennifer Walsh and Miko Levy.

  • How many employees does Shapeways have?

    Shapeways has 177 employees.

  • Who are Shapeways competitors?

    Competitors of Shapeways include Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, Carbon and Xometry.

  • Where is Shapeways headquarters?

    Shapeways headquarters is located at 228 Park Ave S, New York.

  • Where are Shapeways offices?

    Shapeways has offices in New York and Eindhoven.

  • How many offices does Shapeways have?

    Shapeways has 3 offices.