Continued Strong Growth for Manufacturing on Demand Platform
GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Xometry, the largest on-demand manufacturing network, announced today that it has surpassed 1,000 Manufacturing Partners, providing a broader set of capabilities and extensive capacity for custom manufacturing.
"Reaching 1,000 Manufacturing Partners is a tremendous milestone for Xometry, demonstrating rapid growth on both the demand and supply side of our business," said Randy Altschuler, co-founder and CEO of Xometry. "Xometry's technology is revitalizing American manufacturing by making it easier for small and medium size manufacturers to easily access jobs from across the nation that align with their capabilities and capacity. We're focused on helping manufacturers save time previously spent bidding for new business to do what they do best -- create high quality parts."
Xometry's nationwide network of manufacturing facilities delivers orders placed through Xometry's highly popular online platform for CNC Machining, 3D Printing, Injection Molding, Sheet Metal Fabrication and Urethane Casting. Manufacturing partners can join the network at no cost and there is no bidding for jobs. Facilities receive notifications about orders that fit their specific capabilities and can choose to accept jobs based on their capacity.
"Xometry functions as our sales and marketing arm, making it easy for us to take on work without the cost and hassle of quoting jobs," said Nick Aydelotte of Billet Studio of Austin, TX. "We're able to spend more time serving the needs of our customers by making great parts and getting paid quickly through Xometry is very helpful. We've also found that smaller jobs can lead to larger scale orders."
About Xometry: Xometry is driving the business of American manufacturing through a proprietary software platform which offers on-demand manufacturing to a diverse customer base, ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. We provide product designers and engineers the most efficient way to source high-quality custom parts, with 24/7 access to instant pricing, expected lead time and manufacturability feedback. Our nationwide network of partner manufacturing facilities enables us to maintain consistently fast lead times while offering a broad array of capabilities, including CNC Machining, 3D Printing, Sheet Metal Fabrication, Injection Molding and Urethane Casting. Xometry has over 9,000 customers, including BMW, General Electric and NASA.