Over 2,500 Shapeways shops opened in 2011
2011 was a massive year at Shapeways. The company saw a huge growth in the number of community members, models uploaded, products 3D printed, shops opened and income earned by Shapeways shop owners.
A quick scan of the numbers:
- In 2011, Shapeways 3D printed over 750,000 individual products and delivered them to people around the world
- Over 238,000 3D models were uploaded to Shapeways in 2011 by our community of over 100,000 members
- Shapeways shop owners earned over $270,000 in revenue in 2011 alone, compared to $100,000 from our launch in 2008 through April 2011
- Over 2,500 shops opened in 2011 alone