3/29/16 6:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At a meeting with investors and analysts at the company’s global
headquarters today, 3M Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Inge G. Thulin will introduce new five-year financial objectives and
describe how the company is positioned to deliver consistently strong
performance in 2016 and beyond. Thulin will also discuss how 3M’s
playbook – including its three key levers of portfolio management,
investing in innovation, and businessmore...
3/28/16 8:00 am CDT
Names New Laboratory 3M Carlton Science Center
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science-based 3M announced today the name of its newly unveiled research
and development laboratory. As the 3M Carlton Science Center sets its
sights on new ways to innovate and solve challenges around the world, it
also recognizes a company scientist who pioneered 3M’s ability to
collaborate to develop solutions for customers.
Richard P. Carlton, known as 3M’s “architect of innovation,” sponsored
3M’s first Central Researchmore...
3/22/16 7:07 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a global science-based company that inspires creative collaboration,
today welcomed Nobel Laureate, Martin Chalfie, for an interactive
session at its state-of-the-art innovation center in Dubai. Professor
Chalfie was a speaker at the two day ‘Nobel
Prize Series’ event produced by Nobel Media and the Nobel Museum in
partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation. The session
was attended by key 3M partners, customers andmore...
3/21/16 2:46 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE:MMM) today announced the following investor events:
2016 3M Investor Day at 3M global headquarters in St. Paul,
Minn., on Tuesday, March 29, 2016. The meeting will begin at 7:30 a.m.
CDT and is scheduled to adjourn at 12:30 p.m. CDT.
First-quarter 2016 earnings conference call on Tuesday, April
26, 2016, at 8 a.m. CDT. The earnings call can be accessed at (800)
762-2596 within the U.S. or +1 (212more...
3/15/16 8:01 am CDT
New from 3M, the Projected Capacitive Multi-Touch Displays Incorporating Proprietary Ultrafine Metal Mesh Touch System Conductor Design Unleashes New Commercial Possibilities for Large-Format Digital Signage and Retail Displays
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visitors attending the 2016 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas this
week will be the first to see how 3M ingenuity helps make digital
signage come alive in large-format, multi-touch displays. 3M is
unveiling its new line of Projected Capacitive (PCAP) Multi-Touch
Displays that incorporates the company’s proprietary ultrafine metal
mesh touch system conductor design. The new displays and the company’s
line of 3M PCAP systems will bemore...
3/15/16 7:01 am CDT
3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film helps save on energy costs year-round
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Insulating a home or a building is not a new idea. Many of us have seen
the yellow fiberglass batting, insulation sprayed into the attic or the
foam boards often used for insulation on homes and commercial buildings.
These are all commonplace solutions to help keep heat inside a building
during winter months. These solutions work for the walls and roof of
buildings, but what has been done about the windows? The windows can be
up to 30 times lessmore...
3/11/16 9:00 am CST
Joining together to inspire learning and address significant global issues
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Nobel Media today announced an international partnership,
bringing together two respected organizations committed to the
advancement of innovation, education and scientific research.
Nobel Media extends the reach of the Nobel Prize to millions of people
around the world through inspirational events, digital media and special
exhibitions and activities related to the legacy of Alfred Nobel and the
achievements of the Nobelmore...
3/11/16 7:06 am CST
New Lab Will Push the Boundaries of Innovation and Collaboration
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innovation comes in many forms. Whether it’s a new design to make a
product more useful to the customer or a novel way to apply an emerging
technology to a real-world problem, true innovation needs support to
foster and grow.
In the last five years, science-based company 3M has invested nearly
$8.5 billion in research and development, the symbolic heartbeat of the
company, that will help nurture fresh and innovative ideas. Themore...
3/7/16 7:00 am CST
Recognized for a Third Consecutive Year
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It takes more than a few company policies to be held as an example of
how to do business the right way. It takes more than a couple of company
leaders to increase an ethical reputation. What it takes is a strong
ethical culture that is so fully intertwined with everyday business
practices that doing the right thing is never questioned.
At 3M, ethical standards are woven throughout the science-based
company’s core, from its Companymore...
3/1/16 7:01 am CST
High-Capacity Aluminum Conductor Withstands 13-years in Minnesota Climate
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M recently completed its longest known field test of a composite
conductor in the United States, a 13-year field test of the 3M
Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced (ACCR). Installed in 2001 on
a 115 kV transmission line at Xcel Energy’s Riverside Plant in
Minneapolis, the test demonstrated the strength and resiliency of 3M’s
ACCR composite conductor in demanding environmental conditions.
trial installation wasmore...