3/6/14 4:05 pm CST
New content and features demonstrated at Public Library Association tradeshow
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Library Systems announces the launch of the newest innovation to its 3M
Cloud Library Digital Lending System—eAudiobooks. Debuting with
40,000 titles powered by Findaway World, a premier provider of digital
audiobook technology and delivery, the 3M Cloud Library will have an
extensive collection of high quality eAudio titles. 3M will detail the
new offerings at the Public Library Association (PLA) 2014 Conference,
March 11-15 in Indianapolismore...
3/3/14 1:30 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has invested in MSi Lighting of Boca Raton, Florida, a company that
3M has been working with for the past year on a line of LED lights for
multiple applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
LED lighting is one of the hottest industries in America. “3M’s Light
Management platform enables the company to manipulate light in different
ways, and we are committed to developing high-quality LED lights,” said
2/25/14 10:17 am CST
3M Sponsors Visual Privacy Advisory Council Event Raising Awareness for Visual Hacking
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a leader in visual privacy solutions is excited to be participating
in the 2014 RSA Conference. RSA attendees are invited to visit the 3M
booth (#527) and explore the full line of innovative 3M Privacy and
Screen Protector products that help protect confidential data from
unauthorized side views including:
Easy-On Privacy Filters for Apple® iPads® (second, third, fourth
generations and iPad® Airmore...
2/24/14 8:00 am CST
Design updates aim to improve securement, patient comfort, and dressing application
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions today announced enhancements to its
3M™ Tegaderm™ I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings
aimed at improving securement, wear time and proper application. In
clinical evaluations of the upgrades, more than nine in 10 clinicians
reported overall added value as the result of the enhancements, citing
specific improvements in catheter stabilization, unscheduled dressing
changes and ease of dressing application.1more...
2/21/14 8:00 am CST
Acquisition Expands Healthcare Analytics Product Line
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Treo
Solutions, a leading provider of data analytics and business
intelligence to healthcare payers and providers. Terms of the
transaction were not disclosed.
Treo, which delivers analytics on data from more than 60 health plans,
is an industry leader in using data analytics to redesign payment
structures and transition payer and provider clients to value-based caremore...
2/13/14 11:15 am CST
Post-it Notes Come Alive with Color in Four Fresh Palettes Inspired by Destinations Around the Globe
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The iconic Post-it Note takes on a refreshed, global flare in the
new Colors of the World collection by Post-it Brand
from 3M, embracing the unique vibe of four premier destinations.
The collection’s worldly style and colors capture the essence of top
regions around the globe, including Bangkok, Mykonos, New York City and
Rio de Janeiro. With this launch, internationally recognized stylist
Brad Goreski celebrates the latest trends in color, allmore...
2/12/14 7:00 am CST
Comprehensive reference site helps 3M customers find multi-touch software developers and solutions for maximizing the interactive capabilities of 3M’s high-performance multi-touch displays
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the 3M Electronic
Solutions Division, today at Digital Signal Expo 2014 announces the
launch of the 3M Multi-Touch Developer Network (www.3m.com/multitouchsoftware).
This comprehensive reference web site helps 3M customers access the
global network of multi-touch software applications and developers
experienced in harnessing the high-performance capabilities of 3M
2/12/14 7:00 am CST
Ideum’s ‘Platform 46 Coffee Table’ with Android applications previews at DSE 2014
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As Android development continues to surge in popularity and the
expectations for multi-touch interactivity becomes the norm for
commercial applications, developing a high-performance Android OS
solution for large-format, multi-touch devices, such as touch tables,
kiosks and wall displays, has become increasingly important. Now, thanks
to the collective effort of Ideum and 3M engineers, Android developers
in key markets, such as gaming andmore...
2/4/14 5:26 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of 3M (NYSE:MMM) today approved the authorization
for the repurchase of up to $12 billion of 3M’s outstanding common
stock. The authorization replaces the company’s existing repurchase
program and has no pre-established closing date.
As previously announced on December 17, 2013, 3M declared a dividend on
the company’s common stock of 85.5 cents per share for the first quarter
of 2014, a 35 percent increase overmore...
2/4/14 1:59 pm CST
3M 360 Encompass System is top performer in new Computer-Assisted Coding Software segment
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems was recognized as the “Category Leader” in
two coding software categories in the "2013 Best in KLAS 2: Software &
Services” report, published by KLAS Research.1 The 3M 360
Encompass System, which integrates and automates coding and clinical
documentation improvement (CDI) processes, received the highest marks in
the new Computer-Assisted Coding software category. 3M Codefinder
Software ranked first in themore...