Ponoko company logo. Source: Ponoko.com
Ponoko company logo. Source: Ponoko.com

Ponoko is an online 3D printing shop. Ponoko offers designs that you can 3D print or you can upload your own design. Users can also sell their designs to Ponoko. Ponoko uses distributed manufacturing in 13 locations in the U.S., Europe, and the South Pacific.

History of Ponoko

In 2007, David ten Have and Derek Elley founded Ponoko in New Zealand. In 2009, Ponoko began working with a network of manufacturers in North America and added a network in Europe in 2010.