9/30/13 6:00 am CDT
First and only treatment targeting chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting that doesn’t require a pill or IV
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted approval for ProStrakan
Group plc to market SANCUSO® (Granisetron Transdermal System) in the
European Union (EU), with 3M
Drug Delivery Systems acting as the manufacturer. ProStrakan begins
marketing the product this month in the United Kingdom, Germany and the
Netherlands. Additional European countries are expected to be added in
Initially introduced in the United States inmore...
9/26/13 1:00 pm CDT
Partnership Extends the Productive, Creative Uses of Post-it Notes into the Digital Space with Evernote
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post-it Brand from 3M and Evernote announce they are
partnering to give new digital life to Post-it Products using Evernote’s
technology. Starting today, a photo taken with the new Post-it Note
Camera feature available exclusively in Evernote for iOS 7 will
instantly transform any Post-it Note into a digital memory that can be
saved, shared and viewed anywhere. Together, Evernote and Post-it Brand
are bringing a new sense of versatility to themore...
9/26/13 7:05 am CDT
Online Video Series Features Nationwide Sweepstakes Encouraging Race Fans to Share Stories for a Chance to Win Prizes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, ACE Brand from 3M Company, in partnership with Roush
Fenway Racing launch the ACE Brand Personal Pit Crew Sweepstakes,
asking people nationwide, “if you could have your own personal pit
crew help with a project, what would it be?” Now through Thursday,
October 31, 2013, participants are encouraged to enter the sweepstakes
by sharing their project ideas on ACEBrand.com/PersonalPitCrew
that spotlight how they would use their very own pit crew formore...
9/24/13 10:39 am CDT
Enhanced breathability and protection come standard with two respirator additions
3M has expanded its family of respirators to include the 3M VFlexTM 1805/1805Sand AuraTM 1870+ Healthcare Particulate Respirator and Surgical Masks.
“The VFlex 1805 and Aura 1870+ provide the potential for the proven protection of a respirator with the fluid resistance of a surgical mask,” said James Cooper, product marketer, 3M Personal Safety Division. “Plus, they’re competitively priced, making them accessible for hospitals, day-surgery centers, nursing homes, clinics, and othermore...
9/19/13 7:01 am CDT
New splice to be demonstrated at ICUEE
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For power utilities and utility contractors, 3M announces the Cold
Shrink QS4 Integrated Splice for the utility market. The new splice will
be demonstrated at the upcoming ICUEE show in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 1-3
at 3M booth #3548.
Built upon 3M’s field-proven QS-III Cold Shrink splice body, the new QS4
splice is specifically designed to meet IEEE standards.
New features include an integrated design that reduces parking spacemore...
9/17/13 8:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Food Safety announces the global launch of the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid
Yeast and Mold Count Plate, an indicator test that enables the detection
of yeasts and molds in as little as 48 hours, faster than conventional
agar methods. Expanding the 3M Petrifilm Plate technology that has
become a worldwide standard for more than 25 years due to its
reliability and simplicity, this new plate also offers food processors a
simplified solution formore...
9/16/13 11:00 am CDT
Products will carry WQA Certification symbol
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Purification is the first to achieve WQA Sustainability
Certifications under the new WQA Product Sustainability standards. The
products include water filtration products for the home and water
appliances. 3M Purification joined a task force of other leading
industry manufacturers and suppliers to assist the Water Quality
Association (WQA) in developing a new suite of sustainability standards
for drinking water treatment products. Following amore...
9/12/13 2:25 pm CDT
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems has signed an agreement with MedPartners
HIM to offer the company’s credentialed clinical documentation
improvement (CDI) staffing resources with 3M’s complete suite of ICD-10
and CDI consulting services and software. The integrated outsourcing
service will help hospitals and health systems manage both interim and
long-term CDI staffing required for organizational CDI initiatives and
to prepare for ICD-10more...
9/10/13 12:35 pm CDT
77,000 helmets to be delivered starting this fall
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ceradyne, Inc., has been
issued an $80 million delivery order with the United States government
to supply 77,000 Enhanced Combat Helmets and associated spare parts to
the U.S. Marine Corps. This contract is an outcome of the joint
procurement program led by the U.S. Marine Corps and the U.S. Army to
improve head protection for Marines and Soldiers. The Enhanced Combat
Helmets designed by Ceradyne,more...
9/10/13 9:45 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Holly Grant of Sterling Heights, Mich. was selected as the grand prize
winner of the Filtrete
Healthy Home Remodel Contest. Grant’s winning submission detailed
concerns with mold and active water leaks in her house and described her
family’s wish to create a healthy home environment for their
18-month-old son, who suffers from serious respiratory issues. Filtrete
Brand, known for its air and water filtration products, in partnership