3/9/17 9:43 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M took home the coveted Catalyst Award Wednesday night during a gala
ceremony in New York City. Catalyst, a nonprofit organization
championing the advancement of women in the workplace, recognized the
science-based company for its “I’m in. Accelerating Women’s Leadership”
initiative. 3M’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Inge
Thulin accepted the award.
“Diversity is a competitive weapon for 3M as it spurs new ideasmore...
3/1/17 12:00 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced the following investor events:
J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation, and Industrials Conference in
New York, N.Y., on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Nick Gangestad, senior
vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at 1:45 p.m.
First-quarter 2017 earnings conference call on Tuesday, April
25, 2017, at 8 a.m. CDT. The earnings call can be accessed at (800more...
2/27/17 12:00 pm CST
3M Patent Protects Stacked Prism Film Products
ST. PAUL, Minn. & SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Intellectual Property Trial and Appeal Board (“IPTAB”) in Daejeon,
South Korea, recently upheld the validity of all claims of 3M’s Korean
Patent No. 1,074,570 titled "Method for Stacking Surface Structured
LMS Co. Ltd. had petitioned the IPTAB to invalidate 3M’s patent in
response to a patent infringement lawsuit that 3M Innovative Properties
Co. and 3M Korea Ltd. filed against LMS on June 19, 2015, in the Seoulmore...
2/27/17 7:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Every vascular catheter used on a patient poses potential for a costly
and prevalent central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI).
Passive disinfection caps for needleless connectors have been shown to
reduce the risk of CLABSI. Disinfecting port protectors also eliminate
human scrubbing technique variability. However, clinicians haven’t had a
passive disinfection solution for stopcocks and hemodialysis catheters –
until now. 3M ismore...
2/22/17 7:05 am CST
London Fashion House Shows Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection Inspired by Shapes and Colors of Iconic Post-it Notes from 3M
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, the global innovation company recognized for diversified technology
and applying creativity and ingenuity to improve people’s lives,
announces a partnership with London-based fashion label Fyodor Golan at
London Fashion Week 2017. As designers, industry leaders and fashion
enthusiasts gathered from across the globe for the annual event, Fyodor
Golan unveiled their unprecedented vibrant collection. 3M Design and
Post-it Brand from 3M teamedmore...
2/8/17 10:16 am CST
Inventor of the original scouring pad releases a whole new dimension of clean with all-new, double-duty cleaning solution for the food service industry
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scrubbing pots and pans has always been a grueling task. Kitchen aids
can now cut back on the elbow grease with the new Scotch-Brite™ Dual
Purpose Scour Pad 96Hex from 3M. Introducing a new shape that is both
longer lasting and user friendly, the hexagonal hand pad features a
yellow side with the latest in scouring technology, and a gray side that
polishes away fine particles and grease.
“In 1958, Scotch-Brite introduced the firstmore...
2/7/17 4:24 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Board of Directors (NYSE:MMM) today declared a dividend on the
company’s common stock of $1.175 per share for the first quarter of
2017, an increase of 6 percent over the quarterly dividend paid in 2016.
The dividend is payable March 12, 2017, to shareholders of record at the
close of business on Feb. 17, 2017.
This marks the 59th consecutive year 3M has increased its
dividend. The company has paid dividends to its shareholdersmore...
2/1/17 11:19 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As our aging population grows, nurses are continuing to see more
instances of tough-to-manage skin breakdown due to incontinence. Skin
damage associated with urine and/or fecal exposure, otherwise known as
incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD), is a resource-intensive
condition that can be very painful for patients. To help combat this
debilitating problem, 3M introduces its revolutionary 3M™ Cavilon™
Advanced Skin Protectant, a highmore...
1/31/17 11:00 am CST
3M honored for global initiative to recruit, develop and advance women companywide
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M is being recognized with the prestigious 2017 Catalyst Award, which
honors companies for their proven approach to expand opportunities for
women and business. 3M’s “I’m in. Accelerating Women’s Leadership,” is a
global initiative that focuses on the advancement of women, and is an
important component of a diversity and inclusion strategy that
positively impacts the company worldwide.
“Diversity is a competitive weapon for 3M as itmore...
1/24/17 1:36 pm CST
Protect sensitive information from visual hackers with holistic security and privacy measures
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four out of five mobile workers say they’ve caught someone looking over
their shoulder at their laptop screen in a public space.1
This low-tech threat, known as visual hacking, is a growing concern as
more workers are accessing confidential company information outside of
the office in public spaces.
To help address visual hacking, 3M today announced its commitment to
Data Privacy Day. This international effort is held annually onmore...