Aetrex announced they are now providing comprehensive 3D data for foot scans, which can be used for 3D printing.
The new 4DFWD running shoe from Adidas demonstrates what is possible with advanced software driving 3D printing.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at a new footwear fashion trend and its relationship to 3D printing.
I saw a huge metal 3D printer that apparently only prints shoes.
Wematter announced a new client that could prove to be a profitable avenue for future sales.
This week’s selection is the shocking Cryptide Sneakers by designer Stephan Henrich.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at recent high-profile 3D printing activity in Italy.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at developments in 3D printed footwear.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi examine the value of 3D printing technology for Allbirds, a footwear manufacturer.
A post by OMD3D shows yet another way to avoid material waste with 3D printing.
Adidas and Carbon announced a new collaboration to produce an updated 4DFWD shoe.
They may look like shoes from an ‘80s Barbie doll, but a lot of technical know-how went into the 3D printed high heels from luxury brand Balenciaga.
Balenciaga has been sending $3K 3D printed high heels to celebrities, but does that translate to everyday fashion?
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi examine the use of 3D printing in competitive running shoes from Nike.
A Fabbaloo reader enquiry raised a question of how 3D printing could help primordial dwarfs.
Hush Puppies is getting stylish and high-tech as 3D printed lattices are set to feature in next year’s shoe line.
A collaboration between multiple providers has created a way for shoemakers to quickly produce customized shoe lasts.
Adidas announced a new partially 3D printed shoe, the 4DFWD.
Recreus has introduced the first recycled flexible 3D printer filament.
Imagine being able to grow your own footwear.
MAGARIMONO and Shining 3D Additive collaborate to create footwear that oversteps the boundaries between creativity and technology.
It’s a tough year for business, but Materialise has been focusing its efforts on the medical segment — and seeing that investment pay off as Q3 2020 results highlight.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi consider next steps for Puma and how 3D printing could impact the latest style icon collaboration.
Charles R. Goulding and Peter Favata consider how 3D printing helps to individualize and make some unique footwear market-ready.
At long last, PodoPrinter has released full details on their now-named device, the SOLE 3D production printer.
This week’s question relates to how best to perform 3D printing of footwear, specifically, flip flops.
Adidas, one of the leading shoe companies in the world, released the new ULTRA4D shoe, which sports a 3D printed midsole.
INTAMSYS announced a radically new 3D printer, the FLEX 510, which is able to 3D print flexible objects at very high speeds.
Evidence has arisen indicating the upcoming PodoPrinter project may make use of a belt-driven 3D printer.
I spoke to some folks from Superfeet Worldwide, who described how they use 3D printing technology in their footwear operation.
A mysterious 3D printer is said to perform continuous manufacturing of footwear. We speculate on what this could be.
Voxel8, who debuted in 2015 at CES with an electronics 3D printing concept, disappeared, only to now return with a footwear 3D printing solution.
Charles Goulding and Peter Favata examine the state of advanced footwear production using additive manufacturing.
Is it still possible to promote a business brand using 3D printing? It apparently is, according to Diageo, who have launched the Bulleit 3D Printed Frontier Experience.
OESH’s new 3D printed and CNC-knit Townie shoes are comfortable, attractive, and well-made: a review.
The latest partially 3D printed shoe is hitting the market: the New Balance FuelCell Echo Triple.
From 3D glasses to jewellery, 3D printing is now being incorporated into more and more industries — and the shoe industry is no different.
New Balance is 3D printing parts of its newest shoes with the Formlabs-powered TripleCell 3D printing platform: meet the 990 Sport and FuelCell Echo.
Let’s take a look at a few of the most impressive 3D printing innovations of the last five years and see how much the industry has changed since it began.
Wiivv has partnered up with foot care leader Dr. Scholl’s.
Dr. Casey Kerrigan, a Harvard Medical School graduate, recognized internationally
An announcement from Materialise and HP got me thinking.
This week’s selection is the incredible 3D printed DIY Sneaker by Georg Simon Ohm.
We’ve heard a lot about “personal” 3D printing in the past, but perhaps it’s time for “personalized” 3D printing.
Hold on there – Did ASICS just leapfrog Adidas by NOT using 3D printing?
After making a splash and swimming around a bit with its Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) 3D printing technology, HP is now stepping into the custom footwear race with a new 3D scanning solution dubbed the FitStation.
I’m reading a press release from Prodways about a new footwear initiative, and it offers some surprising insight into the industry.
I’m looking at 3D print startup Feetz, which focuses on custom printed footwear for buyers.
Last week Carbon and Adidas announced a deal to produce 3D printed midsoles. But how big is this deal, exactly?
For an industry responsible for wrapping material around a human foot for athletic performance purposes, it’s been a long hard road for shoe manufacturers to take 3D printing seriously as a viable form of bespoke manufacturing on a grand scale.
Researchers at Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute have developed a 3D printing technique to assist diabetes patients, but could this be a new category of application?