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...
11/11/13 5:10 pm CST
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 fourth quarter of
2013, payable Dec. 12, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of
business on Nov. 22, 2013. 3M has paid dividends to its shareholders
without interruption for more than 97 years.
As of Sept. 30, 2013, 3M had 673,269,679 common shares outstanding and
92,590 shareholders of recordmore...
11/11/13 9:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Andy Ouderkirk, Corporate Scientist for 3M’s Electronics Markets
Materials Division, has received the 2013 R&D Magazine
Innovator of the Year Award. This award honors Ouderkirk for
demonstrated skills in leadership and innovation.
He is cited for excellence in research for inventing advanced optical
films used in consumer electronics and furthering practical development
processes. Ouderkirk’s research led to the creation of 3Mmore...