8/6/13 8:00 am CDT
3M Molecular Detection Assay for Salmonella is adopted as an official method by AOAC INTERNATIONAL
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Food Safety announced today that its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay Salmonella
has been validated through AOAC INTERNATIONAL as a First Action Official
Method of AnalysisSM (OMA method number 2013.09) for the
detection of Salmonella in selected foods. A complete review of
the study conducted for this AOAC-OMA validation will be published by
the Official Methods of Analysis of AOAC INTERNATIONAL,
online at http://eoma.aoac.org/
and in anmore...
8/5/13 5:48 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M – (NYSE: MMM) today announced its participation in the following
upcoming investor events:
Jefferies 2013 Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, August 14,
2013, in New York, N.Y. David W. Meline, senior vice president and
chief financial officer, will speak at 9 a.m. EDT.
Morgan Stanley Industrials and Autos Conference on Wednesday,
September 18, 2013, in Laguna Beach, Calif. David W. Meline,more...
8/1/13 1:21 pm CDT
New matte metallics give customers more choices than ever
3M™ Wrap Film Series 1080 from 3M Commercial Graphics just keeps getting better, with five new colors to help users make their vehicles anything but ordinary. Film series 1080 is now offered in a total of 50 finish, texture and color variations, empowering customers to achieve distinctive looks and maximize their creativity. The new colors are:Matte Red Metallic 1080-M203Matte Pine Green Metallic 1080-M206Matte Charcoal Metallic 1080-M211Matte Brown Metallic 1080-M209Matte Copper Metallic 1080more...
7/31/13 10:30 am CDT
Celebrity Attendees to Contribute Messages of Positivity to Post-it Brand Wall
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Post-it Brand from 3M announces the launch of the Dreams
for Good Campaign, a contest that asks people to share their
idea for improving the world for a chance to win one of three $25,000
Post-it Possibility Grants. Launching at the VH1 Do Something Awards,
this program will offer celebrity attendees such as Sophia Bush, Patrick
Dempsey, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jennifer Hudson, LL COOL J and Kelly
Osbourne the opportunity to spread Post-itmore...
7/31/13 8:00 am CDT
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accountable care, bundled payment, and population health management
demand better coordination of the patient’s entire episode of care. To
assist healthcare organizations in understanding the costs and outcomes
of longitudinal care, 3M Health Information Systems has introduced 3M
Patient-focused Episodes (PFE) Software, a new solution with
patent-pending clinical logic that analyzes provider costs, resource
use, and performance across episodes.more...
7/30/13 8:00 am CDT
Interdisciplinary team identifies new protocols for medical adhesive products used in clinical practice
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medical adhesives play a critical role in patient care, as they are used
by virtually every medical specialty in all care settings and among all
age groups. Yet despite their meaningful impact to healthcare delivery,
little guidance exists to date regarding appropriate selection and
proper use of adhesive products to minimize medical adhesive-related
skin injury (MARSI). MARSI has become a prevalent but under recognized
complication that ismore...
7/25/13 6:30 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today reported second-quarter earnings of $1.71 per
share, an increase of 3.0 percent versus the second quarter of 2012.
Sales grew 2.9 percent year-on-year to a record $7.8 billion. Organic
local-currency sales grew 2.3 percent and acquisitions added 1.9 percent
to sales. Currency impacts reduced sales by 1.3 percent year-on-year.
Operating income was $1.7 billion and operating income margins for the
quarter were 22.0more...
7/19/13 4:55 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) will webcast its second-quarter 2013 earnings conference
call on Thurs., July 25, 2013, at 8:00 a.m. CDT.
Investors can access this conference via the following:
Live webcast at http://investor.3M.com.
A webcast replay will be available on the 3M Investor Relations
website at http://investor.3M.com
under “Quarterly Earnings.”
Investors can also listen via phonemore...
7/17/13 9:49 am CDT
CMO COMPLIANCE will provide software platform
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and CMO COMPLIANCE (CMO) have announced a new partnership in which
CMO will provide the software platform for the 3M Firestop Management
System. The arrangement will give users of the 3M Firestop Management
System the benefits of CMO’s flexible, cloud-based mobile solution, with
an intuitive interface and up-to-the-minute configuration.
The 3M Firestop Management System is a web-based application that helps
facility managers controlmore...
7/17/13 8:05 am CDT
Personalize for back-to-school with 100+ Magic, Washi, Masking and Shipping Tapes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Just in time for the 2013 back-to-school season, Scotch Brand from 3M is
introducing new Scotch
Expressions Tapes in more than 100 colors and patterns and four
types of tape—Magic, washi, masking and shipping. The tapes are the
newest way to personalize projects, bringing to life the hottest trends
in colors and patterns.
Scotch Expressions Tapes are the perfect answer to today’s creative
needs. Millennials and teens aremore...