3D Systems Receives Coveted 'Boldness in Business' Award

3D Systems Receives Coveted 'Boldness in Business' Award

Transformative Innovation With Outstanding Economic Performance

ROCK HILL, S.C., March 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD)
announced today that it received the coveted Financial Times and ArcelorMittal
'Boldness in Business' Award recognizing companies, entrepreneurs and
individuals who, through bold decisions, drive change, inspire innovation and
deliver outstanding economic performance.

3D Systems invented the first 3D printing technology almost 30 years ago,
changing the way people develop and manufacture their products. Through
continuous innovation, 3D Systems' content-to-print solutions transformed
entire industries. According to the award sponsors, winning companies stand
out by making the boldest decisions to change their business model, delivering
sustainable and scalable economic and social impact.

"On behalf of our entire team, I am deeply honored and proud to receive this
distinguished award," said Avi Reichental, President and CEO of 3D Systems.
"Boldness in Business is synonymous with our unwavering commitment to
democratize access to powerful and affordable design to manufacturing tools
for the benefit of all humankind." 

About 3D Systems Corporation

3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D
printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for
professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD, reverse
engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and
services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional
methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing
real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to rapidly
design, create, communicate, prototype or produce real parts, empowering
customers to create and make with confidence.

More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com.

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About the Financial Times

The Financial Times, one of the world's leading business news organizations,
is recognized internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy.
Providing essential news, comment, data and analysis for the global business
community, the FT has a combined paid print and digital circulation of more
than 600,000and a combined print and online average daily readership of 2.1
million people worldwide. FT.com has more than 5 million registered users and
over 312,000 paying digital subscribers. The newspaper has a global print
circulation of 286,401.

About ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal is the world's leading steel and mining company, with a presence
in more than 60 countries. ArcelorMittal is the leader in all major global
carbon steel markets, including automotive, construction, household appliances
and packaging, with leading R&D and technology. ArcelorMittal is a member of
the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. In 2011,
ArcelorMittal had revenues of $94.0 billion and crude steel production of 91.9
million tons, representing approximately 6 percent of world steel output.

For more information visit:www.arcelormittal.com.

CONTACT: Investor Contact:
         Stacey Witten
         803-326-4010
         Email: Stacey.Witten@3dsystems.com
        
         Media Contact:
         Cathy Lewis
         781-852-5007
         Email: Cathy.Lewis@3dsystems.com

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