Lake Forest, CA – April 12th, 2024 – In a strategic move that underscores its commitment to 3D printing innovation, MatterHackers, a premier solutions expert and supplier for the largest catalog of 3D printing equipment and materials, proudly announces the acquisition of Source Graphics. This strategic acquisition solidifies MatterHackers’ dominance in Southern California, providing the region with local support, maintenance service calls, and fast delivery capabilities. 

Furthermore, this acquisition is a cornerstone in establishing a pivotal collaboration with Formlabs, the leader in professional 3D printing technology. This collaboration is set to revolutionize the accessibility and capabilities of additive manufacturing, propelling the industry into new and growing sectors of manufacturing and production.

Formlabs, renowned for its pioneering spirit and cutting-edge 3D printers that cater to various industries, including healthcare, dental, manufacturing, and product design, stands at the vanguard of the 3D printing revolution. Their commitment to pushing the boundaries of what's possible with 3D printing technology aligns seamlessly with MatterHackers' mission to democratize these tools for innovation. Through this partnership, MatterHackers is thrilled to amplify Formlabs' impact, bringing their state-of-the-art 3D printing solutions to an even wider audience.

"The collaboration between MatterHackers and Formlabs, catalyzed by our acquisition of Source Graphics, represents a shift in the 3D printing landscape," said Kevin Pope, Chief Operating Officer at MatterHackers. "Formlabs has consistently been at the forefront of 3D printing innovation, and we are beyond excited to join forces with them. Together, we are committed to expanding the reach and capabilities of 3D printing technology, empowering creators and innovators to bring their visions to life.”

The acquisition of Source Graphics significantly enhances MatterHackers' ability to support the burgeoning demand for Formlabs' advanced 3D printing systems. Source Graphics' expertise in providing comprehensive 3D printing solutions complements MatterHackers' extensive knowledge base and passion for customer service and tailored training solutions, ensuring that users have access to the best possible support and resources.

This partnership with MatterHackers is another step towards Formlabs’ mission to enable anyone to bring their ideas to life,” said Daniela Hodgkins, Channel Sales Director at Formlabs. “MatterHackers has established a strong and trustworthy position in the United States as a provider of 3D printing solutions to a variety of market segments, and we look forward to continuing to gain market share with our SLA and SLS technologies through their reach.

This partnership marks a significant milestone in the 3D printing industry, setting a new standard for excellence and innovation. By combining MatterHackers' distribution prowess with Formlabs' revolutionary 3D printing technology, this collaboration is poised to unlock unprecedented opportunities for businesses, educators, and hobbyists alike. The synergy between MatterHackers and Formlabs will drive the industry forward, making advanced 3D printing more accessible and impactful than ever before.

Dave Gaylord, Chief Technology Officer at MatterHackers, added, "we at MatterHackers are genuinely thrilled to integrate Formlabs' groundbreaking technology into our offerings. Their reputation for innovation in 3D printing aligns perfectly with our mission to deliver the best to our community. It's an exciting development for us and our audience alike. We are eager to see the incredible advancements and creative projects that will emerge from this partnership."

This acquisition and collaboration represents a significant step forward for the 3D printing industry. This move isn't just about combining resources; it's about leveraging MatterHackers and Formlabs’ collective strengths to enhance the accessibility and utility of 3D printing technology for everyone. This partnership is poised to deliver more innovative solutions, support, and opportunities to the community than ever before.

About MatterHackers

MatterHackers is the largest 3D printing retailer in the U.S. that's on a mission to make 3D printing easier and more accessible for everyone. We believe in the power of digital fabrication and its ability to transform your business through prototyping, manufacturing, and creating production-ready components. Whether your organization is new to additive manufacturing or has been using it for decades, we curate the latest and most efficient technology and back it all up with industry-leading customer support, maintenance, and training. We are committed to increasing your productivity by empowering engineers and technicians to iterate quickly from their own desks. MatterHackers’ experts can recommend the best high-temperature, engineering-grade, or advanced material 3D printers for your unique use case. To learn more, visit

About Formlabs

Formlabs builds the tools that make it possible for anyone to bring their ideas to life. Headquartered in Somerville, Mass. with offices across the globe, Formlabs is the professional 3D printer of choice for engineers, designers, healthcare providers, manufacturers, and decision-makers. Formlabs’ products include SLA and SLS 3D printers, post-processing solutions, and Form Auto manufacturing solution for automatic part removal. The company also develops its own portfolio of industry-leading, high-performance materials and best-in-class 3D printing software. In 2024, Formlabs was named one of the world’s Most Innovative Companies in Manufacturing by Fast Company. To learn more, visit

About Source Graphics

Source Graphics, with over 30 years of experience in the industry, has established itself as a premier provider of 3D printing solutions and services. Offering an extensive range of 3D printers, materials, and tailored services designed to meet the diverse needs of its clientele, Source Graphics has cemented its reputation for expertise and unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction. Beyond its prowess in additive manufacturing, Source Graphics also specializes in wide format 2D printing and scanning solutions, alongside providing expert repairs. This broad spectrum of services underscores Source Graphics' role as a comprehensive resource in both the 3D and 2D printing landscapes. To learn more, visit

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