4 3 D Printer Selling Business Success Stories [2022]

4 3 D Printer Selling Business Success Stories [2022]
Start A 3 D Printer Selling Business

Business research projects that the global 3D printing service market will exceed $5 Billion in the coming decade. 3D printing enables manufacturers to achieve flexible designs, rapid prototyping, and much more.

Through additive manufacturing, businesses are achieving revolutionary benefits. Therefore, the demand for 3D printers will continue increasing rapidly over the coming years.

Are you looking for 3D printing business ideas? Maybe you should consider selling 3D printers. To start, find 3D printer manufacturers and apply to become their distributorship programs. Alternatively, you can create a 3D printer website and start selling printers and accessories.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a 3D printer selling business:

1. Ultimate 3D Printing Store ($3.96M/year)

Roy Kirchner (from Odesa, Odesa Oblast, Ukraine) started Ultimate 3D Printing Store about 7 years ago.

$330K / month
2 founders / 4 employees
Odesa, Odesa Oblast, Ukraine

Case Study

My name is Roy Kirchner, an entrepreneur from Odessa, Florida. After years spent in the automobile and marketing and advertising industries, I decided in 2014 to form a new company solely focused on emerging new technology, 3D printing.

I started my company with an initial, out-of-pocket investment of $65,000, and today we are averaging monthly gross sales of $330,000.


2. CGTrader

3D model marketplace for VR / AR and CG projects, and professional 3D designer community. Download 3D models and find 3D designers for your needs.

  • Website traffic: 5.68M/month
  • Business rank: #4.52K

Check out their full website ➜

3. Printify

Create and Sell Custom Products with your design. ✅ 90+ print providers. ✅ 300+ products. ✅ We will handle printing and shipping to your customers!

  • Website traffic: 2.52M/month
  • Business rank: #8.06K

Check out their full website ➜

4. Cults

Download many free STL files for 3D printers. Find out the best paid and free 3D models of 3D printing. Share in open source or sell your 3D print files!

  • Website traffic: 3.5M/month
  • Business rank: #10.4K

Check out their full website ➜

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