Sculpteo Partners with French Post Office

By on December 10th, 2013 in Service

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France-based 3D print service Sculpteo has partnered with the French post office, La Poste, to provide 3D print services at three locations in the Paris area. 
La Poste is interested in exploring new ways to revive interest in using postal services – and 3D printing could be one of those ways if the experiment works. 
Customers will be able to select or upload models using workstations at the La Poste offices to trigger a print. It appears that there will not be 3D printers at these offices, but instead Sculpteo will produce items at their usual facility and then forward them for pick up at the post offices. 
Will this help La Poste? We’re not sure, but certainly visitors to these offices will no doubt gain an understanding of 3D printing they never had before. 

By Kerry Stevenson

Kerry Stevenson, aka "General Fabb" has written over 8,000 stories on 3D printing at Fabbaloo since he launched the venture in 2007, with an intention to promote and grow the incredible technology of 3D printing across the world. So far, it seems to be working!