12/6/13 5:12 pm CST
Patricia Zapata from Kingwood, Texas Wins $10k, Offers DIY Gift Wrap Tips
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patricia Zapata from Kingwood, Texas was crowned the 2013 “Scotch
Brand Most Gifted Wrapper” in a national gift wrapping contest
sponsored by 3M, the maker of Scotch
Brand Tape. After wrapping various odd-shaped items, including a
full-size paddle boat with a canopy, Zapata was awarded the ultimate
holiday present – a $10,000 cash prize – for her amazing wraps.
All contest press materials, downloadable b-roll footage and contestmore...
12/4/13 10:16 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that Sarah L. Williams will join the company as Chief
Communications Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2014. She joins 3M with more
than 25 years of journalistic, editorial and communications experience.
She will report to the senior vice president, Corporate Communications
and Enterprise Services, Ian Hardgrove.
“In this role Sarah will lead our global communications team in
designing and executing global communicationmore...
12/3/13 2:10 pm CST
3M ChartScriptMD Software for Radiology Offers Complete ICD-10 Voice-to-Coding Solution
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems has released 3M ChartScriptMD Software for
Radiology, a new reporting application that makes it easy for busy
radiologists to create, sign, and distribute complete reports and
communicate diagnostic findings all from a single, integrated system.
The advanced, time-saving software puts radiologists in control of the
document creation process with flexible options for traditional
dictation or speech recognitionmore...
11/25/13 11:05 am CST
Grants will support educational programs at nature centers nationwide
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has selected nine organizations to receive nearly $400,000 in grants
for projects aimed at improving science-based environmental and
conservation education for youth. Since 2001, 3M has invested more than
$20 million in sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s
commitment to encouraging environmental stewardship. This year’s 3Mgives
Eco Grant recipients provide programs that help students connect
science, technology, engineering andmore...
11/20/13 12:13 pm CST
Outdoor Lights Display Expert Offers DIY Holiday Decorating Tips
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Command
Brand from 3M—known for its damage-free indoor organizing and
decorating products—is introducing a new line of Command Outdoor
Products to help homeowners go all out decorating the outside of
their home this holiday season.
includes clear window hooks, decorative hooks and light clips that are
equipped with new water- and UV-resistant adhesive strips, specially
formulated to withstand weather conditionsmore...
11/20/13 7:05 am CST
Bally Technologies, GTECH and IGT win top honors leveraging innovative 3M touch technologies for breakthrough and new product designs
METHUEN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At Global Gaming Expo 2013 (September 2013, Las Vegas, NV), the 2014
Gaming & Technology Award for “Best Slot Product”, sponsored by Global
Gaming Business magazine, was shared by Bally Technologies, GTECH
and IGT for the most innovative slot games and machines on display. With
on-screen interactivity a common thread among this year’s winning games,
these leading game manufacturers used innovative 3M touch solutions to
help enhance theirmore...
11/19/13 12:05 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M
Drug Delivery Systems announced today that STADA
Arzneimittel AG has become the latest drug company to license 3M’s
patented technology directed to a matrix patch for the transdermal
delivery of the opioid pain medication fentanyl. Terms of the license
agreement were not disclosed.
The 3M Patent (EP 2158905), which was granted on March 20, 2013, enables
a transdermal drug delivery device designed to deliver a therapeuticallymore...
11/19/13 8:37 am CST
Innovative 3M™ Laser Engraved Floating Image Makes it Easy to Verify People and IDs at a Glance, With Confidence
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Identity Management introduces its newest innovation in overt
security features for polycarbonate credentials—3M™ Laser
Engraved Floating Image. With this proprietary technology, document
issuers can incorporate strong and easily verifiable security features
that are individual to the document holder, such as a “ghost” portrait,
signature and birthdate.
Personalized Security Feature
Laser engraved floating imagesmore...
11/18/13 7:01 am CST
Advanced system saves more than 95 percent of cooling electricity and is the most energy-efficient data center in Asia
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SC13, Booth #3728 – 3M and Hong-Kong-based Allied
Control, a professional services firm specializing in immersion
cooling technology, are releasing details behind significant new
advancements in reducing energy use in data centers, while enabling much
tighter component packaging for greater computing power in less space.
Allied Control’s passive two-phase liquid immersion cooling system
employs a novel approach pioneered by 3M Novecmore...
11/14/13 9:04 am CST
Dual-injected padded temple touchpoints and adjustable nose-pads among many new features
Eyewear discomfort is a thing of the past with 3M’s newest line of protective eyewear, the SecureFit 400 Series. With proprietary self-adjusting Pressure Diffusion Temple Technology and adjustable nose-pads, the 400 Series takes comfort to the next level.
The series features polycarbonate lenses that absorb 99.9 percent of UVA and UVB rays, dual-injected temples and motion-inspired, contoured piping that adds a touch of style with a bold, modern color. Available in clear, gray, and indoor/more...