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  • 3/15/16 8:01 am CDT

    New from 3M, the Projected Capacitive Multi-Touch Displays Incorporating Proprietary Ultrafine Metal Mesh Touch System Conductor Design Unleashes New Commercial Possibilities for Large-Format Digital Signage and Retail Displays

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visitors attending the 2016 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas this week will be the first to see how 3M ingenuity helps make digital signage come alive in large-format, multi-touch displays. 3M is unveiling its new line of Projected Capacitive (PCAP) Multi-Touch Displays that incorporates the company’s proprietary ultrafine metal mesh touch system conductor design. The new displays and the company’s line of 3M PCAP systems will bemore...
  • 3/15/16 7:01 am CDT

    3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film helps save on energy costs year-round

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Insulating a home or a building is not a new idea. Many of us have seen the yellow fiberglass batting, insulation sprayed into the attic or the foam boards often used for insulation on homes and commercial buildings. These are all commonplace solutions to help keep heat inside a building during winter months. These solutions work for the walls and roof of buildings, but what has been done about the windows? The windows can be up to 30 times lessmore...
  • 3/11/16 9:00 am CST

    Joining together to inspire learning and address significant global issues

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Nobel Media today announced an international partnership, bringing together two respected organizations committed to the advancement of innovation, education and scientific research. Nobel Media extends the reach of the Nobel Prize to millions of people around the world through inspirational events, digital media and special exhibitions and activities related to the legacy of Alfred Nobel and the achievements of the Nobelmore...
  • 3/11/16 7:06 am CST

    New Lab Will Push the Boundaries of Innovation and Collaboration

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innovation comes in many forms. Whether it’s a new design to make a product more useful to the customer or a novel way to apply an emerging technology to a real-world problem, true innovation needs support to foster and grow. In the last five years, science-based company 3M has invested nearly $8.5 billion in research and development, the symbolic heartbeat of the company, that will help nurture fresh and innovative ideas. Themore...
  • 3/7/16 7:00 am CST

    Recognized for a Third Consecutive Year

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It takes more than a few company policies to be held as an example of how to do business the right way. It takes more than a couple of company leaders to increase an ethical reputation. What it takes is a strong ethical culture that is so fully intertwined with everyday business practices that doing the right thing is never questioned. At 3M, ethical standards are woven throughout the science-based company’s core, from its Companymore...
  • 3/1/16 7:01 am CST

    High-Capacity Aluminum Conductor Withstands 13-years in Minnesota Climate

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M recently completed its longest known field test of a composite conductor in the United States, a 13-year field test of the 3M Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced (ACCR). Installed in 2001 on a 115 kV transmission line at Xcel Energy’s Riverside Plant in Minneapolis, the test demonstrated the strength and resiliency of 3M’s ACCR composite conductor in demanding environmental conditions. This field trial installation wasmore...
  • 2/29/16 9:00 am CST

    Catalyst Program to Lead the Way in Leadership Development

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A company can have a lot of great ideas, but it won’t get far without strong leaders to harness that potential and align it with a vision. Leadership development is critical to any company’s future success, which is why it’s a top priority at 3M. The science-based company is already recognized as a leader in cultivating internal talent, and consistently listed in Chief Executive Magazine’s Top Companies for Leaders. But the constantlymore...
  • 2/16/16 9:15 am CST

    Scotchgard™ Sales Training Program turns contractors into specialists

    ST. PAUL‚ Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unsightly black streaks on roofing shingles are an all too common eyesore for homeowners, but many are unaware of what causes this issue or how to prevent it. To equip contractors with the right tools to step in as a specialist with a solution, 3M announces the Scotchgard™ Protector Sales Training Program. Participants will become sales specialists in advanced granule coating technology that helps prevent the black streaks caused by algae beforemore...
  • 2/11/16 8:00 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Deutschland GmbH and Schuberth GmbH have joined forces to develop new and improved ballistic head protection systems for military and law enforcement applications. The agreement outlined plans to collaborate and create custom solutions for end users in the European market. Schuberth will also be a distributor of 3M ballistic helmets manufactured by Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company. “The agreement with 3M is an important step for us inmore...
  • 2/4/16 10:36 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Company and 3M United Kingdom PLC today announced that the States of Guernsey dismissed its claims against 3M Company and 3M United Kingdom PLC, with prejudice. A trial, which pertained to the purchase, use and disposal of 3M Light Water Brand Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF) by Guernsey Airport, began on Jan. 18, 2016, in the High Court of Justice, Queen’s Bench Division, Commercial Court, London. The States of Guernsey also agreed to make amore...