5/16/13 2:13 pm CDT
– New 21.5” projected capacitive chassis display delivers high-performance multi-touch interactivity for today’s public environments –
METHUEN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M Company, today
announces the availability of its newest high-performance multi-touch
display designed specifically for interactive public applications, the
21.5-inch 3M™ Multi-Touch Display C2167PW. This commercial-grade
chassis display is ideal for heavy-use applications that need
high-performance multi-touch interactivity (20 touches, each at an
ultra-fast 8 millisecond touch response rate),more...
5/16/13 8:35 am CDT
New Line Features Unique Design Collections from 16 Different Artists
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Post-it Brand from 3M introduces the Post-it Signature
Series, a new collection of premium Post-it Notes, Page Markers and
List Pads designed in partnership with 16 artists who have created 21
original collections ranging from classic to contemporary. The Post-it
Signature Series combines fashion with function, offering consumers new
ways to express themselves and give the gift of style to others. The
collection will be unveiled at themore...
5/15/13 10:07 am CDT
3M Receives 12 Awards for Outstanding Design
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As 3M continues to amplify the creative and functional role of design to
enrich innovation across its vast and diverse portfolio, design industry
experts are taking notice. Twelve design awards from various
international institutions recognized the company for design excellence
in areas as varied as workspace, health care, packaging, and consumer
The awards come from the 2013 Red Dot Design Competition (six in themore...
5/14/13 4:18 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of 3M (NYSE:MMM) today declared a dividend on the
company’s common stock of 63.5 cents per share for the second quarter of
2013, payable June 12, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of
business on May 24, 2013. 3M has paid dividends to its shareholders
without interruption for more than 96 years.
As of March 31, 2013, 3M had 690,194,620 common shares outstanding and
94,745 shareholders of recordmore...
5/14/13 12:00 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Chairman, President and CEO Inge G. Thulin, highlighted 3M’s progress
toward realizing its vision and strategic objectives at today’s Annual
Meeting of Stockholders held at the River Centre in St. Paul.
Thulin discussed the company’s efforts to improve portfolio
prioritization, to better align its businesses with customers, and to
increase investments in R&D to accelerate growth. “As we work to create
the future of 3M, innovationmore...
5/14/13 7:01 am CDT
-- Craft-friendly cell site cable management solutions improve network reliability and help reduce operating costs --
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new product family from the 3M Communication Markets Division offers
wireless network operators an easy, scalable and flexible method for
managing fiber and power cables at the cell site. 3M™ Tower Dome
Terminals simplify cable management, weatherproof sensitive connections,
and enable quick and easy installation, leading to reduced operating
costs and improved network reliability. The product family will launch
at CTIA 2013, to be held May 20more...
5/13/13 5:41 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced its participation in the following
Electrical Products Group 2013 Annual Spring Conference on Monday, May
20, 2013, in Long Boat Key, Fla. David W. Meline, senior vice
president and chief financial officer, will speak at 2 p.m. ET.
Sanford C. Bernstein’s 29th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2013
on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, in New York. Inge G. Thulin,more...
5/13/13 10:10 am CDT
Collaboration among 3M, Iceotope and University of Leeds Advances Energy Efficiency in Servers and Reduces Waste from Data Center Infrastructure
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the demand for more data and premiums on energy have grown, 3M
Company along with Iceotope Research and Development Ltd, and the
University of Leeds are working to advance energy efficiency in servers
using new data center liquid cooling methodologies. The efforts will be
recognized by the Uptime Institute today, which selected the
organizations as a Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Award winner for
pioneering projects and innovations thatmore...
5/8/13 1:57 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Foundation awarded grants totaling $262,000 to 34 U.S. schools as
part of its 3M Ingenuity Grant program. The program recognizes teacher
teams working across grade levels and STEM (Science, Technology,
Engineering, Math) disciplines to spark student interest and
achievement. The grant, which is offered to public schools in 3M
communities and targets grades 1–8, provides funds to purchase materials
to bring classroom projects to lifemore...
5/8/13 8:25 am CDT
Nationwide Awareness Program Celebrates World Blood Donor Day by Thanking Blood Donors with Free, Limited-Edition Nexcare give Bandages
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In 2013, more than 4.5 million Americans will require a blood
transfusion, making year-round blood donation a critical way to give
back to your community. The Nexcare give Program
encourages people nationwide to roll up a sleeve anytime of the year and
“give.” Now in its fifth year and timed in support of the World
Health Organization’s World Blood Donor Day on June 14,
Nexcare give has inspired donors across the country to