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  • 3/6/14 4:05 pm CST

    New content and features demonstrated at Public Library Association tradeshow

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Library Systems announces the launch of the newest innovation to its 3M Cloud Library Digital Lending System—eAudiobooks. Debuting with 40,000 titles powered by Findaway World, a premier provider of digital audiobook technology and delivery, the 3M Cloud Library will have an extensive collection of high quality eAudio titles. 3M will detail the new offerings at the Public Library Association (PLA) 2014 Conference, March 11-15 in Indianapolismore...
  • 3/3/14 1:30 pm CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has invested in MSi Lighting of Boca Raton, Florida, a company that 3M has been working with for the past year on a line of LED lights for multiple applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. LED lighting is one of the hottest industries in America. “3M’s Light Management platform enables the company to manipulate light in different ways, and we are committed to developing high-quality LED lights,” said Gabi Sabongi,more...
  • 2/25/14 10:17 am CST

    3M Sponsors Visual Privacy Advisory Council Event Raising Awareness for Visual Hacking

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a leader in visual privacy solutions is excited to be participating in the 2014 RSA Conference. RSA attendees are invited to visit the 3M booth (#527) and explore the full line of innovative 3M Privacy and Screen Protector products that help protect confidential data from unauthorized side views including: 3M Easy-On Privacy Filters for Apple® iPads® (second, third, fourth generations and iPad® Airmore...
  • 2/24/14 8:00 am CST

    Design updates aim to improve securement, patient comfort, and dressing application

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions today announced enhancements to its 3M™ Tegaderm™ I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings aimed at improving securement, wear time and proper application. In clinical evaluations of the upgrades, more than nine in 10 clinicians reported overall added value as the result of the enhancements, citing specific improvements in catheter stabilization, unscheduled dressing changes and ease of dressing application.1more...
  • 2/21/14 8:00 am CST

    Acquisition Expands Healthcare Analytics Product Line

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Treo Solutions, a leading provider of data analytics and business intelligence to healthcare payers and providers. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Treo, which delivers analytics on data from more than 60 health plans, is an industry leader in using data analytics to redesign payment structures and transition payer and provider clients to value-based caremore...
  • 2/13/14 11:15 am CST

    Post-it Notes Come Alive with Color in Four Fresh Palettes Inspired by Destinations Around the Globe

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The iconic Post-it Note takes on a refreshed, global flare in the new Colors of the World collection by Post-it Brand from 3M, embracing the unique vibe of four premier destinations. The collection’s worldly style and colors capture the essence of top regions around the globe, including Bangkok, Mykonos, New York City and Rio de Janeiro. With this launch, internationally recognized stylist Brad Goreski celebrates the latest trends in color, allmore...
  • 2/12/14 7:00 am CST

    Comprehensive reference site helps 3M customers find multi-touch software developers and solutions for maximizing the interactive capabilities of 3M’s high-performance multi-touch displays

    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the 3M Electronic Solutions Division, today at Digital Signal Expo 2014 announces the launch of the 3M Multi-Touch Developer Network (www.3m.com/multitouchsoftware). This comprehensive reference web site helps 3M customers access the global network of multi-touch software applications and developers experienced in harnessing the high-performance capabilities of 3M multi-touch displaysmore...
  • 2/12/14 7:00 am CST

    Ideum’s ‘Platform 46 Coffee Table’ with Android applications previews at DSE 2014

    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As Android development continues to surge in popularity and the expectations for multi-touch interactivity becomes the norm for commercial applications, developing a high-performance Android OS solution for large-format, multi-touch devices, such as touch tables, kiosks and wall displays, has become increasingly important. Now, thanks to the collective effort of Ideum and 3M engineers, Android developers in key markets, such as gaming andmore...
  • 2/4/14 5:26 pm CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of 3M (NYSE:MMM) today approved the authorization for the repurchase of up to $12 billion of 3M’s outstanding common stock. The authorization replaces the company’s existing repurchase program and has no pre-established closing date. As previously announced on December 17, 2013, 3M declared a dividend on the company’s common stock of 85.5 cents per share for the first quarter of 2014, a 35 percent increase overmore...
  • 2/4/14 1:59 pm CST

    3M 360 Encompass System is top performer in new Computer-Assisted Coding Software segment

    SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems was recognized as the “Category Leader” in two coding software categories in the "2013 Best in KLAS 2: Software & Services” report, published by KLAS Research.1 The 3M 360 Encompass System, which integrates and automates coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) processes, received the highest marks in the new Computer-Assisted Coding software category. 3M Codefinder Software ranked first in themore...