The German based Ingram Micro Europe adds a new Manufacturer to their portfolio.
According to the CEO from Leapfrog the demand for their 3D Printers like the Creatr HS has grown over the time. A partner like Ingram Micro helps the company to reach more customers in Europe.
Here is the whole statement:
MUNICH, GERMANY – January 08, 2015 – Leapfrog 3D Printers is the latest 3D printing vendor to be signed up by Ingram Micro Technology Solutions Europe, part of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM). With Leapfrog Solutions, Ingram Micro offers the channel a complete package of tools and solutions designed to appeal to specialized user groups including engineers, architects and schools.
“We are extremely pleased to be adding the products of Leapfrog 3D Printers to our European portfolio. Their range of printers, printing materials, software, hardware add-ons and services complement our current offering and allow us to present our channel partners with a complete range of solutions and a great sales and service opportunity.” commented Rudolf Ehrmanntraut, head of peripherals and supplies for Ingram Micro Technology Solutions Europe. “Over the last few months we have seen rapid expansion of our portfolio as we have seen this market move very quickly.”
The new additions to the Ingram portfolio are the Creatr HS which offers a completely stand-alone 3D printing experience ideal for schools and companies starting out with 3D printing and the Xeed 3D printer, a professional 3D printer which has features such as a heated environment; allowing printing using a range of materials as well as automatic bed calibration and automatic filament loading – two printers which will allow resellers to meet a range of end-user needs.
Mathijs Kossen, CEO of Leapfrog 3D Printers, stresses the importance of working with a partner like Ingram Micro: “Getting on board with Ingram Micro as a distribution and supply chain partner allows us to efficiently meet the enormous market demand for our products in all of Europe. We view Ingram Micro as an excellent partner considering our joint focus on vertical markets. We are confident that our 3D printing solutions will help Ingram Micro’s resellers add major value for their professional and educational clients.”