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Hershey to make 3D-printed candy

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American candy giant Hershey has begun experimenting with three dimensional printing in chocolate, sparking interest in this kind of technological advance among sugar-loving fans. 

The company has entered into a partnership with 3D Systems, according to a company press release. There’s also the possibility of experimenting with other kinds of food and 3D printing.

Printing in 3D format involves extruding one thin layer after another of a material, one on top of another, until a solid item of one piece of material comes into being.

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