GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Xometry, the largest on-demand manufacturing platform, today announced that it has been named a Tier 1 supplier to BMW Group, one of the world's leading automotive companies. Xometry will supply injection molded after-sales/service parts to BMW. This marks Xometry's first designation as a Tier 1 supplier of replacement parts to a major industrial OEM.
"We are thrilled to receive this designation and to provide after-sales/service parts to BMW," said Xometry CEO Randy Altschuler. "Being selected by BMW as a Tier 1 supplier is a testament to Xometry's exceptional product quality and ability to serve the needs of the automotive industry. There is a vast opportunity to make the production of after-sales parts more efficient across the automotive and other major industries."
Xometry is on pace to more than double sales in 2018 and automotive is a key customer segment. Xometry offers a wide range of capabilities including Professional 3D Printing, Injection Molding, Urethane Casting, CNC Machining, and Sheet Metal Fabrication. BMW has been a Xometry customer for three years.
Xometry is transforming custom 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 over 2,400 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 10,000 customers, including BMW, General Electric and NASA.