10/13/14 7:00 am CDT
Device gives military users a digital earplug with tactical communications, situational awareness and hearing protection capabilities
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ears) are the two most common
service-related disabilities, according to the Department of Defense’s
Hearing Center of Excellence (HCE). To give troops and their commanders
more options for protecting hearing while maintaining a degree of
environmental hearing, 3M
(NYSE:MMM) is introducing the Peltor Tactical Earplug for military and
law enforcement applications. The device will debut at the Associationmore...
10/10/14 8:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The chance to play with the world’s greatest at the Masters Tournament
is every golfer’s dream. One talented amateur player will get that
chance next month by winning the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship – the
most televised amateur golf tournament in the world.
More than 100 of the leading golfers from across the Asia-Pacific region
will compete in Australia at the end of October. The winner will get the
prestigious invitation to playmore...
10/9/14 12:27 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The first sentence of the sixth paragraph of the release dated October
8th, 2014, should read: “It’s a way for students to graduate and be
productive members of society sooner,” said Cassandra Wells, the
marketing program director at Morehouse (instead of “It’s a way for
students to graduate and be productive members of society sooner,” said
Candace Wells, the marketing program director at Morehouse).
The corrected release readsmore...
10/7/14 12:02 pm CDT
New offering expands eBook and technology access to library patrons throughout the U.S.
FRANKFURT, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Library Systems announces the addition of a new lendable eReader for
Cloud Library—the NOOK GlowLight™ from Barnes & Noble. With this new
compatibility, libraries can purchase NOOK GlowLight eReaders directly
from Barnes & Noble stores for lending to patrons. The offering enables
libraries to provide access to eBooks from the 3M Cloud Library catalog
to patrons who do not have their own eReader, computer or smartphonemore...
9/25/14 1:00 pm CDT
First-of-its-kind digital tool captures up to fifty Post-it Notes at once and makes them easy to organize and share, helping great ideas move forward from start to finish
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Post-it Brand from 3M, the innovation company known for its culture
of creative collaboration and never-ending stream of powerful
technologies, unveils the Post-it Plus App, a new tool
that takes the output of Post-it Note collaboration sessions and
instantly takes them into the digital world to keep team momentum going.
The Post-it Plus App captures up to fifty Post-it Notes at once from a
collaboration session and digitizes them, allowingmore...
9/25/14 11:24 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UCLA’s Alison Lee had sketched out a fairly low-key summer of amateur
golf and a few classes. Then famed golfer Annika Sorenstam came calling.
Lee’s athletic idol was on the phone with exciting news: Lee would be
the inaugural recipient of the ANNIKA Award, honoring the nation’s best
female college golfer. On Sunday, Sept. 28, Sorenstam will present the
award to Lee during a gala dinner in Orlando, Fla.
3M is sponsoring thismore...
9/18/14 12:42 pm CDT
Makers from West Jordan, Utah, Kingsport, Tennessee, and Washington, D.C., Each Win $5,000 for Amazing Tape Creations
Twittercue: 3 grand prize winners awarded $5k each in @ScotchProducts #makeamazingcontest. #tapeart #craft #DIY http://bit.ly/1DlMhqZ
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leisha Kelsey from West Jordan, Utah, Phillip Roberts from Kingsport,
Tennessee, and Matthew Buckley from Washington, D.C., were each named
grand prize winners and awarded $5,000 in the Scotch
Make Amazing Contest. Scotch Brand from 3M and contest judge Brit
Morin – maker, CEO and founder of Brit
+ Co. – were impressed with the three winners’ tape creations
including a geometric sculpture, children’s play nook and puzzle.
9/12/14 3:15 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced the following investor events:
Citi 2014 Industrials Conference in Boston, Mass., on Monday,
Sept. 22, 2014. Nick Gangestad, senior vice president and chief
financial officer, will speak at 12:50 p.m. EDT.
Third-quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Thursday, Oct.
23, 2014, at 8 a.m. CDT. The live webcast, news release and supporting
slide presentation will be availablemore...
9/8/14 7:01 am CDT
Smaller closures meet industry need for simple, reusable and reliable weatherproofing closures
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Super Mobility Week (Booth #2644) – 3M Communication Markets Division
today announced two new Slim Lock Closures for wireless weatherproofing
of smaller RF connections at the cell site. The 3M™ Slim Lock Mini and
the 3M™ Slim Lock Nano join the 3M™ Slim Lock Classic, creating a family
of varying sizes for wireless weatherproofing needs. The closures offer
a re-enterable weatherproofing solution that installs in less than a
minute using just onemore...
9/3/14 2:55 pm CDT
Filtrete™ Healthy Living Air Filters Shown to Be Effective and Economical Choice For Capturing Common Airborne Asthma & Allergy Triggers In the Home
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 25 million Americans, including many children, suffer from
asthma and allergies, causing them to miss work or school and costing
millions of dollars in healthcare expenses1. To help reduce
exposure to allergy and asthma triggers, many patients implement
lifestyle changes, such as washing bedding frequently, using
hypo-allergenic pillow cases and HEPA vacuum cleaners, and using
high-efficiency air filters in forced heating and coolingmore...