A nice littlepiece on Acrobat 3D that I missed until today....
Open Marketplace: Adobe technology makes MFG.com an easier place to buy, sell goods
In Manufacturing Business Technology, Malcolm Wheatley writes: “MFG.com ... recently completed a major revamp of its platform, leveraging technology from Adobe Systems. “MFG.com made Adobe Acrobat 3D its standard tool for viewing CAD data, allowing buyers and sellers to freely exchange 2D and 3D geometry together with manufacturing information. Standardizing on Adobe Acrobat 3D eliminated concerns about protecting intellectual property as it travels across the global network.”
Here's the link for the full article