6/15/15 10:27 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn. & SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Catheter Connections Inc. announced today that they have settled
the patent infringement litigation in the United States District Courts
of California and Utah and at the United States Patent and Trademark
Office between 3M’s newly acquired Ivera Medical Corp. and Catheter
Connections Inc. The settlement relates to disinfecting port protector
intellectual property, including Catheter Connections’ DualCap System™
products and 3M™ Curos™more...
6/15/15 7:00 am CDT
Allows 60 simultaneous touches for true multi-user support in commercial, retail and educational applications
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of 3M Company, has
released its 55-inch
Multi-Touch Display C5567PW. The interactive system supports 60
simultaneous touches in the largest display format to date from 3M,
providing new opportunities for multi-user collaboration, education and
information delivery for a wide variety of large-format display
3M will exhibit the C5567PW display this week at InfoCommmore...
6/9/15 8:35 am CDT
Seventh Annual Nexcare Give Program Thanks Blood Donors with New Bandage Collection Inspired by Patterns and Textiles from Cultures around the World
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nationwide, an average of 41,000 blood donations are needed each and
every day to meet the needs of patients undergoing treatment for
various accidents and illnesses. Nexcare Bandages is once again
partnering with the American Red Cross and supermodel Niki
Taylor for the seventh annual Nexcare Give Program.
The program celebrates the World Health Organization’s World Blood
Donor Day on June 14. Coming at a crucial time each year,
6/4/15 12:36 pm CDT
Progress and Commitments Outlined in 2015 Sustainability Report
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today its 2015 Sustainability Report, which outlines the
company’s sustainability progress and new goals for the next 10 years.
The report highlights 3M’s new 2025 sustainability goals focused on
addressing significant global sustainability challenges involving raw
materials, water, energy and climate, health and safety, as well as
education and development. The goals reflect 3M’s expanding
sustainability strategy bymore...
6/4/15 8:00 am CDT
3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizer/Aerator GSX Series ideal for in-house, small chamber sterilization
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Life science companies continually evaluate their operations for
opportunities to improve throughput, increase compliance, and reduce
costs. Medical device manufacturers, laboratories, and R&D facilities
can all experience greater flexibility and more control with an in-house
ethylene oxide (EO) sterilization program. By reducing what can be a
two-week turnaround time with outsourced sterilization, operations
managers can expect fastermore...
6/2/15 7:01 am CDT
Tiny Chips Require Precise, Reliable Placement
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ever-shrinking electronic component sizes, driven by wafer-level chip
scale packaging, demand that circuit board manufacturers deliver
performance, speed and reliability in these advanced and ultra-small
packages. A new generation of cover tape from 3M enables near-flawless
placement of today’s shrinking chips on circuit boards without sticking,
static charge or contamination.
Combined with longer reels, 3M™
5/28/15 1:34 pm CDT
3M launches Ultra Clear Energy Saving Window Film Kits to help safeguard your home and your wallet this summer
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of National Home Improvement Month and just in time for summer,
3M today introduces Ultra
Clear Energy Saving Window Film Kits to its line of Home Energy
During the dog days of summer, you may feel the sun’s harsh rays in more
than one way. Not only do they shine through windows and potentially
cause upholstery and flooring to fade, they can also drive up energy
consumption. While temperatures soarmore...
5/28/15 9:05 am CDT
ACE Brand debuts a true graduated compression running sock available at select retail stores and on acebrand.com
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE™ Brand, a trusted maker of bandages, braces and tape, has unveiled a
new product within running apparel: a graduated compression running
sock. Built and priced for the everyday runner, the inventive running
sock from ACE Brand is now available at select retail stores and online
“ACE’s graduated compression running sock is the perfect addition to
every runner’s wardrobe,” said Scott Erickson, ACE Brand Manager. “Wemore...
5/27/15 11:29 am CDT
Get the party started with damage- and hassle-free decorating essentials
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--From birthdays and showers to barbecues and summer soirees, people will
find any excuse to celebrate during the warm-weather months. While hosts
know that food and entertainment are important, getting the party
started begins well before the first guests arrive. The party
décor welcomes your guests and creates excitement and anticipation for
what’s to come.
Brand from 3M – known for its damage-free organizing andmore...
5/26/15 3:48 pm CDT
New releases and features will be showcased at Book Expo America
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As digital offerings grow in popularity for libraries, patrons need
easy-to-use tools that help them take advantage of the world of eBooks.
3M Library Systems has been leading the way in creating these tools
since the launch of the 3M Cloud Library, and at Book Expo America
(BEA), May 27-29 at the Javits Center in New York City, it will showcase
the latest improvement to the system—a redesigned web patron that makes
it simpler for users tomore...