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SOLS raises capital to fund 3-D printed insoles

March 3, 2015

Manhattan-based 3-D printing and custom mass manufacturing company SOLS has announced the completion of an $11.1 million Series B funding round to boost its consumer product pipeline. Returning investors include Founders Fund and Lux Capital. New investors include Tenaya Capital and Melo7 Tech Partners.

“This is a pivotal time for SOLS as we aim to bring our mass customized 3-D printed footwear direct to the consumer,” Kegan Schouwenburg, SOLS founder and CEO, stated in a press release. “The vote of confidence we have from our current investors and the additions of Melo7 and Tenaya only continue to validate the need to transform the footwear industry and enhance the way we move.”

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