4, Chemin de Branchy – SEYNOD – 74 600 ANNECY – France
Annecy Trade and Companies Register (R.C.S.) n°380 260 968
Legal representative: Yvon Gallet
Publication manager: Julie Preel
TÉL : +33 (0)4 50 69 33 73 Fax : +33 (0)4 50 52 00 61

This website was created in France. Using this website indicates that you have read and accept these terms of use. Any dispute concerning the interpretation or enforcement of a contractual undertaking provided for in this website shall fall under the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts and the application of French law.


Address: 231 rue Saint-Honoré, 75001 Paris – France
Phone: 0891 024 424


The information contained on the website is provided for information purposes only; the Company’s Management reserves the right to modify the content when appropriate. Users of this website have the right to download, view, copy and print any part of the website for their own personal use only; any reproduction and any use of copies for any other purpose is strictly prohibited. Notwithstanding the concession granted hereinabove, users may not modify, transfer, sell, reproduce, distribute, sub-license or publish any part of this website. No license and no right, other than the right to consult the website, are conferred on any person with regard to intellectual property rights. In particular, users are expressly prohibited from modifying in any manner, translating or incorporating elsewhere, the content of this website or any part thereof.


Initial shall not be held liable, under any circumstance, for links to third-party websites and their content. Initial authorizes third-party websites to introduce links directing users towards their content. This authorization applies to any website, with the exception of those that distribute information considered controversial, pornographic or xenophobic or likely to offend the sensibilities of a large number of people. Links to other websites are established by agreement with the websites concerned if Initial deems appropriate, in view of the content and services of those websites.


In accordance with the provisions of the French Data Protection and Privacy Act no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, information provided by users is reserved for use by Initial and in no case shall be disclosed to third parties. In accordance with Articles 39 et seq of the aforesaid French Act no. 78-17, all users of the website who have entered personal data have the right of access, rectification, modification, deletion or refusal with regard to information that concerns them. You may exercise this right at any time, by addressing an e-mail to or a letter to Initial – 4, Chemin de Branchy – SEYNOD – 74 600 ANNECY – France. In compliance with the legislation safeguarding personal data, the right of access to personal data is a personal right which may only be exercised by the person concerned with regard to their own personal data.


Access to the website grants you a non-exclusive and personal right to use this website. All content published on this website, including text, images, photographs, computer graphics, videos, logos and brand names constitute works of authorship within the meaning of the French Intellectual Property Code. These works of authorship are the sole property of Initial or, for certain content, fall under third-party licenses. Consequently, any representation or reproduction, in full or in part, that may be made without the consent of the authors or their respective heirs and assigns, is unlawful. Any reproduction, representation, distribution or redistribution of all or any part of the content of this website, on any support or by any means (particularly by means of caching or framing), as well as any third-party sale, resale, re-transmission or provision, in any form, is prohibited. Any breach of this prohibition constitutes forgery and may give rise to civil and criminal liability on the part of the forger.


Users are hereby notified that Initial reserves the option of installing “cookies”, text files that may be transferred onto the User’s hard disk drive, to keep a record of information concerning browsing on this website from the user’s computer. The cookies will be used by Initial to facilitate faster browsing on the website, to enable session tracking and to preserve the information gathered. Cookies help Initial to understand how the site is used and to improve and update the website based on the data (e.g. number of users connected to the site) gathered by the cookies. All users have the option of refusing the installation of a cookie on their browser by configuring the latter to warn them before a cookie is installed, or they may bar the installation of all cookies if their browser incorporates that functionality. Refusal to authorize cookies may prevent the website from functioning properly. Upon consultation of our website, cookies are used in three specific cases:

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  • To provide highly accurate measurement of the activity of visitors to our website.

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Initial reserves the right to use information and data supplied by users to undertake research and statistical analyses and to use it for editorial purposes to improve the quality of services available on the website.


Initial reserves the right to disclose, at any time, any information from the site concerning users, to satisfy legal or regulatory requirements. Initial does not sell personal data to third parties. Initial reserves the right to disclose and indicate to the authorities information concerning any breach by users of the regulations applicable to the website and any user activity that may be unlawful.


The user acknowledges that electronic communications, databases or websites are subject to errors, malfunctions, tampering and break-ins. By submitting a design, drawing or picture to Initial, the user confirms that he is the owner and/or he has obtained from a third party the rights necessary for submitting this without any violation of any intellectual property rights. If the user chooses to manually request a quote by the website, Initial will use a reasonable degree of care to keep such confidential information confidential, including « .stl » or other build files. In case of confidentiality constraint, Initial highly recommends the user to sign a Non Disclosure Agreement with Initial and avoid submitting drawings on the web site.


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Farsoon® is a registered trademark of Hunan Farsoon High-Tech Co.Ltd. Dreve® is a registered trademark of Dreve ProDiMed GmbH. Materialise®, Magics®, 3-matic®, MGX by Materialise®, RapidFit+®, and Scan2FEA® are registered trademark of Materialise. Following are registered trademark of DSM Somos® : 18420 ProtoGenTM®, Watershed® 11122 XC NanoToolTM®. NeXt® is a registered trademark of Somos®. Formiga P110® is a registered trademark of EOS®. SLM® is a registered trademark of SLM Solutions Gmbh. SLS®, SLA® and Accura® 25 are registered trademark of 3D Systems Inc. DMLS® are registered trademark of EOS GmbH. Stratasys®, FDM® et FDM Technology®, are registered trademark of Stratasys Direct Manufacturing. ULTEM™ is a registered trademark of SABIC or one of its affiliates. Fortus®, Fortus 900mc® are registered trademark of Stratasys, Inc. Solid Concepts® is a registered trademark of Stratasys Direct, Inc. Obje®t, TangoBlackPlus®, VeroWhite®, PolyJet®, are registered trademark of Stratasys Ltd. DLP® is a registered trademark of Texas Instrument. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


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