The Home Depot
Home Depot begins selling 3-D printers
Home Depot begins selling 3-D printers

In addition to buckets of paint, light fixtures and lumber, Home Depot customers now have access to another tool for home repair -- 3-D printers. The hardware supply giant announced a pilot program Monday with 3-D printer manufacturer MakerBot to sell the devices through the store’s website and at 12 stores in California, Illinois and New York. MakerBot President Jennifer Lawton said the company chose to partner with Home Depot because of the store's variety of customers, from professional contractors to families interested in DIY home improvement. "It really cuts across all of our demographics, so for us it’s a really good fit," Lawton said. MakerBot,...