Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel, October 20, 2009 - Solido, the world leader in affordable 3D desktop printers for design and industry applications, has signed a distribution agreement with Axemble of France. As a major PLM solutions integrator and the first French SolidWorks distributor, Axemble is ideally positioned to introduce Solido to its markets, provide full support and help make Solido a recognized brand in its field.
Mr. Christian Donzel, President of Axemble, is enthusiastic about the new cooperation. “We only choose the best in their class products for distribution, as our reputation as our customers rely on us to deliver reliable, world class solutions. SD300 Pro by Solido, we believe, is another product we can be proud to represent. It will expand our solutions, and open a valuable channel to new sources of market share and revenues. We look forward to a mutually beneficial long-term relationship with Solido.”
Itzik Marshand, CEO of Solido, sees the Axemble agreement in a very promising perspective. France, located in the heart of Europe, and noted for its discriminating product choices, is an excellent springboard for us in the European market. This is a region where we have considerable potential especially now, with economies beginning to recover, and manufacturers revving up for production. Time to market is critical in such competitive market, and Solido’s offerings are all about slashing time to market without compromising design quality. We have a win-win situation here, we believe.”
Axemble is a major PLM solutions integrator for industry and the first French and European SolidWorks distributor. It has a recognized reputation for expertise in 3D, CAD design solutions (SolidWorks) and product data management (PDM), Axemble was recognized in 2008 for the ninth consecutive year as the largest French retailer by number of SolidWorks licenses.
Axemble recorded 450 new customers for SolidWorks in 2008. With 4,000 customers, Axemble has a firm base to expand and diversify its product mix even further.
Axemble is a member of the Visiativ Group, which assists customers to become a collaborative extended enterprise by providing pragmatic yet innovative solutions. The Visiativ Group has four operating subsidiaries, of which Axemble, created in 1987, is a main player.
Solido is an industry leader in the development of 3D desktop model building technologies that utilize rigid plastic materials without requiring post-build curing. By combining patented technology with fresh, innovative thinking, Solido has developed the first 3D desktop printer that is cost-effective for all CAD/CAM professionals. Backed by serious investors, Solido has the vision and financial resources to realize its long-term commitments. It complements technological leadership with quality and service that make every Solido solution and product an investment in the future.
Solido is now vigorously expanding its international marketing, building on a strong foundation of global installations at satisfied clients.
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Press contact for Axemble:
Tel : +33 4 78 87 29 29
Mobile : +33 6 76 78 39 87
Press contacts for Solido:
SVP Worldwide Channels
Tel (Office): +972-3.933.9733