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Luxexcel

Early Stage Startup





Tagline

***** 3D printing of lenses for eyewear *****

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Elevator Pitch

The only company in the world able to 3D print lenses, ready straight out of the printer no polishing. Currently serving the optics prototyping market. Future use in eyewear, $18B+ market. Focus on progressive lenses. Potentially replacing a whole industry.

Product

Ophthalmic lenses



Why we are ecofriendly

the ophthalmic industry generates 20M kg of waste material per year, 30M kg of material is transported from asia to the end markets. We replace all of that by a lens custom printed very close to the end-customer. In addition, our technology eliminates lead and cadmium in the manufacturing process.


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Version History

2016-03-10 21:11:18 - changed tagline to '***** 3D printing of lenses for eyewear *****'

2016-03-10 20:29:20 - changed tagline to '*** 3D printing of lenses for eyewear ***'

2016-03-10 20:25:52 - changed tagline to '3D printing of lenses for eyewear '

2016-03-10 20:17:04 - changed headquarter to 'Netherlands'

2016-03-10 20:16:29 - changed awards to 'Awarded in 2015 the price of most innovative company in the Netherlands'



Job Offers

Opthalmic expert

Inkt jet experts

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Revenues

2015:
€500.000

Fundraising

Always

Capital Raised

€15M


Employees

25

Investors

PMV, SetVentures, MVP


Enviromental Impact

Why we are ecofriendly
the ophthalmic industry generates 20M kg of waste material per year, 30M kg of material is transported from asia to the end markets,. We replace all of that by a lens custom printed very close to the end-customer. Our technology eliminates lead and cadmium in the manufacturing process.

Economic Impact

the worldwide optics market is €100B per year. Optics for spectacles (ophthalmic) is €18B. 3D printing will disrupt this market we are 3 years ahead of other potential competitors.

Social Impact

3D printing brings manufacturing close to the market and fits in the trend towards customized products versus mass products.

Awards

Awarded in 2015 the price of most innovative company in the Netherlands


Country of Origin

Netherlands-Belgium




Team


Contact Person

Guido Groet guido.groet@luxexcel.com

Headquarter

Netherlands

Tags

3D printing, additive manufacturing, disruptive, medical, ophthalmic, eyewear, optics