2/21/13 10:28 am CST
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems has been awarded a contract by Banner
Health that will expand the organization’s portfolio of 3M products to
include the 3M 360 Encompass System. The system’s integrated
computer-assisted coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI)
technology will assist Banner Health – one of the nation’s largest
nonprofit healthcare systems – in addressing the challenges of
healthcare reform and ICD-10 adoption in 2014more...
2/20/13 12:08 pm CST
Trendy space highlights cutting-edge lighting solutions and surface finishes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M
Architectural Markets is giving design enthusiasts a new opportunity
to see its innovative products in action with the opening of its first
showroom. Located in Minneapolis’s International Market Square, the
showroom serves as an engaging, experimental space where 3M’s
continuously evolving line of technologically advanced design products
is center stage. The company collaborated with award-winning designer
James Mansour, known for hismore...
2/20/13 8:00 am CST
3M Food Safety’s molecular detection technology meets international test criteria for spotting Salmonella in all food categories and environmental products
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Food Safety today announced its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay Salmonella
has received an extension of the current NF VALIDATION certificate from
AFNOR CERTIFICATION. The Paris-based AFNOR CERTIFICATION expert
committee found 3M’s assay to be as or more effective than standard
methods for detecting Salmonella spp. in seafood and vegetable
products as well as in environmental samples taken from food processing
2/19/13 5:14 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced that it will participate in the Barclays
Industrial Select Conference, on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Miami,
Florida. David W. Meline, senior vice president and chief financial
officer, will speak at 8:05 a.m. Eastern time.
Further details will be posted on 3M’s Investor Relations home page at http://investor.3M.com/
shortly before the event.
About 3M3M captures the spark of new ideas andmore...
2/12/13 9:10 am CST
Tank is lighter and more cost effective for fleet vehicles
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) announces it has successfully completed the NGV2-2007 certification
process for its first compressed natural gas (CNG) tank. The 21.5 x 60
inch tank is designed for light- and medium-duty pick-up trucks and
corporate fleet vehicles. 3M’s tank capitalizes on improvements
in geometries and proprietary 3M™ Matrix Resin featuring nanosilica
technology to deliver a solution that is lighter, offers greater
capacity, and is more costmore...
2/11/13 10:17 am CST
Solutions for bonding, fastening, attaching and identification withstand cleaning, disinfection and sterilization
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announces a new portfolio of medical design products created to meet
the industry’s changing regulatory requirements. 3M Medical Assembly
Solutions give medical design professionals reliable tools for bonding,
fastening, attaching and identification. In addition to providing the
outstanding performance that users have come to expect from 3M products,
these solutions have also been tested and proven to be stable through
protocols for cleaningmore...
2/6/13 8:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) announced today that the Board of Directors elected
Muhtar Kent, 60, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive
Officer, The Coca-Cola Company, to the Board of Directors, effective
April 1, 2013.
He became Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola in 2008 and Chairman of
the Board in 2009. Prior to his current position, he served as President
and Chief Operating Officer and was President of Coca-Cola Internationalmore...
2/5/13 3:22 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 first quarter of
2013, an 8 percent increase over the quarterly dividend paid in 2012.
The dividend is payable on March 12, 2013, to shareholders of record at
the close of business on February 15, 2013. This marks the company’s 55th
consecutive year of 3M dividend increases, and its 96th year
of continuous dividendmore...
2/4/13 6:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elliott Berger, M.S., Division Scientist for 3M’s Personal Safety
Division, will be presented with the National Hearing Conservation
Association (NHCA) Lifetime Achievement Award in St. Petersburg, Fla.,
in February 2013.
This award represents the highest honor bestowed by the NHCA and
recognizes a lifetime of accomplishment in the field of hearing loss
prevention and in service to NHCA. The NHCA honors Elliott Berger for
2/1/13 10:06 am CST
Enter for the chance to win a $30,000 healthy home remodel from 3M
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Families exposed to mold, irritants, toxins and other harmful elements
in the home are at risk for developing health conditions like asthma,
allergies and hypersensitivity pneumonitis1. In fact, a survey2
commissioned by Filtrete
Brand from 3M
revealed that about one in four homeowners (24 percent) currently or
previously lived in a home that made them feel sick or unwell.
To help homeowners address indoor air concerns,more...