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...
2/29/16 9:00 am CST
Catalyst Program to Lead the Way in Leadership Development
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A company can have a lot of great ideas, but it won’t get far without
strong leaders to harness that potential and align it with a vision.
Leadership development is critical to any company’s future success,
which is why it’s a top priority at 3M.
The science-based company is already recognized as a leader in
cultivating internal talent, and consistently listed in Chief Executive
Magazine’s Top Companies for Leaders. But the constantlymore...
2/16/16 9:15 am CST
Scotchgard™ Sales Training Program turns contractors into specialists
ST. PAUL‚ Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unsightly black streaks on roofing shingles are an all too common
eyesore for homeowners, but many are unaware of what causes this issue
or how to prevent it. To equip contractors with the right tools to step
in as a specialist with a solution, 3M announces the Scotchgard™
Protector Sales Training Program. Participants will become sales
specialists in advanced granule coating technology that helps prevent
the black streaks caused by algae beforemore...
2/11/16 8:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Deutschland GmbH and Schuberth GmbH have joined forces to develop new
and improved ballistic head protection systems for military and law
enforcement applications. The agreement outlined plans to collaborate
and create custom solutions for end users in the European market.
Schuberth will also be a distributor of 3M ballistic helmets
manufactured by Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company.
“The agreement with 3M is an important step for us inmore...
2/4/16 10:36 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Company and 3M United Kingdom PLC today announced that the States of
Guernsey dismissed its claims against 3M Company and 3M United Kingdom
PLC, with prejudice. A trial, which pertained to the purchase, use and
disposal of 3M Light Water Brand Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF) by
Guernsey Airport, began on Jan. 18, 2016, in the High Court of Justice,
Queen’s Bench Division, Commercial Court, London. The States of Guernsey
also agreed to make amore...