6/25/13 12:43 pm CDT
Powerful new features include Recommended Reads powered through partnership with NoveList
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Library Systems will unveil a fresh and re-imagined interface for its
3M™ SelfCheck™ system at the American Library Association Annual
Conference & Exhibition, June 27 – July 1 in Chicago. After developing
the SelfCheck category more than 20 years ago, 3M continues its
leadership with the new 3M™
SelfCheck™ QuickConnect Interface, which gives libraries brand new
tools to increase circulation, promote events, and enhance the usermore...
6/24/13 9:00 am CDT
Award honors WOCN Society members for successful programs in improving skin integrity
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions Division and the WOCN Society today
announced that the Skin & Wound Assessment & Treatment team at Northwest
Medical Center in Tucson, Ariz., has received the 3M Award for
Excellence in Skin Safety.
In its second year, the competitive, 3M-sponsored award is designed to
recognize health care facilities and their board-certified WOCN Society
members who have implemented a patient caremore...
6/20/13 5:27 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With warmer weather upon us, millions of American DIYers will be dusting
off their lawn mowers to get their lawns and gardens looking lush and
beautiful. According to a new survey by 3M™ TEKK Protection™ Brand and
the National Safety Council*, many may not be aware of the dangers that
are lurking each time they rev up those small engines.
In fact, more than one in three DIYers (39 percent) report injuries from
using a lawn mower withmore...
6/19/13 11:37 am CDT
Nationwide Sweepstakes Encourages America’s Everyday Champions to Share Stories for a Chance to Win Prizes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE™ Brand from 3M Company is partnering with reality star
and weekend warrior, Ryan Sutter, to launch the ACE
Brand Champion Challenge, asking people nationwide, “what makes
you a champion?” Beginning today, through Monday, August 19, 2013,
the ACE Brand is encouraging participants to share stories and
photographs on ACEBrand.com/Champions
that showcase what makes them or someone they know a champion.
The first 10,000more...
6/17/13 10:00 am CDT
New 3M Cavilon Bathing & Cleansing Wipes and 3M Cavilon 3-in-1 Total Care Cloths Deliver Effective, Efficient Care
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions Division today announced the
release of two new products, 3M™ Cavilon™ Bathing & Cleansing Wipes and
3M™ Cavilon™ 3-in-1 Total Care Cloths. The new offerings from 3M help
clinicians to address the needs for efficacy and efficiency across care
settings, and join the trusted line of Cavilon solutions used in
incontinence care applications.
A concern for both patients and caregivers,more...
6/13/13 12:24 pm CDT
Recipients of 3M Awards Tell Their Tales of Innovative Research
In an eclectic assembly of visionary young scientists, 29 non-tenured faculty members from 20 of the leading R&D universities in the U.S. are sharing the results of their research here today, at the 3M Science and Engineering Faculty Day at 3M Center.
Each of the participants is a recipient of a 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award, under the company’s three-decade-old program to encourage the pursuit of new ideas among younger university professors. The awards in the $800,000 programmore...
6/12/13 12:36 pm CDT
3M Multi-Touch Displays to include “no charge”copy of Gestureworks Core Authoring Software to help developers create immersive, multi-touch/multi-user interfaces
ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M Company, today
announces that for a limited time 3M high-performance, multi-touch
desktop displays will ship with a “no charge” coupon to redeem Gestureworks
Core, a leading multi-touch authoring solution. Now offered in
conjunction with 3M’s 18.5”, 21.5”, 24” and 27” multi-touch desktop
displays, the Gestureworks multi-touch software authoring framework
provides developers with a developmentmore...
6/11/13 12:06 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced its participation in the following
Deutsche Bank 2013 Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference
on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in Chicago. David W. Meline, senior vice
president and chief financial officer, will speak at 10:40 a.m. CT.
Second-quarter 2013 earnings conference call on Thursday, July 25,
2013, at 8 a.m. CT.
6/11/13 8:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Food Safety announces the launch of the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Salmonella Express
System, a new pathogen detection technology that builds upon a solid
platform of pathogen detection solutions. Immediately available
worldwide, this system is focused on Salmonella, which comprises
nearly half of all pathogen testing. Though not previously available as
a pathogen test, 3M™ Petrifilm Plates have transformed the food
processing industry to the point thatmore...
6/10/13 8:05 am CDT
Fifth Annual Nexcare give Program Thanks Blood Donors with New Bandage Collection Inspired by the Four Seasons
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nexcare Bandages, in partnership with the American Red Cross and Actress
Soleil Moon Frye, announce the fifth annual Nexcare give program
to raise awareness about the importance of year-round blood donation and
to encourage people across the country to roll up a sleeve.
This nationwide program surrounding the World Health Organization’s
World Blood Donor Day on June 14, thanks those who give blood and
inspires others to participate inmore...