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  • 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. The line 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 3MLaser 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...