The recognised British manufacturer of home appliances utilises 3D printing since more than ten years.
Robert Welch was founded in 1955 and since designed home appliances from flatware to bathroom accessories and candlesticks. For their design process the team implemented 3D printers for building prototypes more than ten years ago. 3D printing helped to design much faster and to even test out small changes in the design.
Makerbot and Stratasys now released a video to show how the design process changed since the implementation. Check out the interesting story: