Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 5:00 AM

ROCK HILL, South Carolina –September 6, 2012 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will showcase its comprehensive 3D content-to-print portfolio at the International Manufacturing Technology Show, IMTS, September 10 – 15, 2012 in the Emerging Technology Center at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois.

Manufacturing professionals are invited to check out the new ProJet™ 3500, which offers high definition precision and durability for prototypes and models, real parts and castings.  The company will display its extended ZPrinters line, the only fast and affordable full color 3D printers available, that brings the value of color to every phase of the product development process.  3D Systems plans to introduce its affordable and simple CAD design and 3D printing tools to middle and high school students invited from the local area.

“We are thrilled to anchor this year’s Emerging Technology Center at the IMTS exhibition and conference,” said Cathy Lewis, Vice President of Global Marketing, 3D Systems. “We are particularly excited to showcase the power of 3D printing and inspire attendees and students alike to get engaged in the transformation of the entire ideation-to-production process.”

Visit 3DSystems.com and learn how the company’s customers create with confidence.

About 3D Systems Corporation

3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD software and plugins, and affordable consumer create-and-make printers, apps and services.  Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing real parts directly from digital input.  These solutions are used to rapidly design, create, communicate, prototype or produce real parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence.

More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com.

To experience our entire range of 3D content-to-print products and services please visit www.printin3D.com, www.production3dprinters.com, www.3Dproparts.com, www.zcorp.com, www.toptobottomdental.com, www.quickparts.com, www.alibre.com, www.bitsfrombytes.com, www.bespokeinnovations.com, www.botmill.com, www.cubify.com, www.myrobotnation.com, www.freshfiber.com, www.The3dStudio.com, www.freedomofcreation.com, www.sycode.com, www.paramountind.com, blog.3dsystems.com, or via email at moreinfo@3Dsystems.com.

About IMTS 2012

IMTS is the premier manufacturing technology show in the Americas. In 2010, IMTS brought together more than 82,000 visitors from 116 countries and more than 1,500 exhibitors from all over the world. For 2012, IMTS organizers anticipate more machines, an increased level of technology and increased attendance.

More information is available at www.imts.com.