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  • 8/1/06 4:09 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Archon Technologies Inc., a Denver, Colo.-based provider of enterprise software solutions for motor vehicle agencies. Archon's enterprise software systems manage and integrate motor vehicle agency operations including vehicle registration, titling, driver licensing, professional licensing, dealer credentialing and revenue management. This acquisition strengthens 3M's coremore...
  • 8/1/06 10:00 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Security Printing and Systems Limited (SPSL), a leading producer of finished, personalized passports and secure cards headquartered in Manchester, U.K. The addition of SPSL to 3M's line of products for secure documents such as passports, ID cards, driver's licenses and visas, and secure document issuance systems allows 3M to deliver a full range of border and civil securitymore...
  • 7/20/06 11:30 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Archon Technologies Inc., a Denver-Colo.-based provider of enterprise software solutions for motor vehicle agencies. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Archon's enterprise software systems manage and integrate motor vehicle agency operations including vehicle registration, titling, driver licensing, professional licensing, dealer credentialing andmore...
  • 7/18/06 6:00 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn. & BRACKNELL, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Archon Technologies Inc., a Denver-Colo.-based provider of enterprise software solutions for motor vehicle agencies. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Archon's enterprise software systems manage and integrate motor vehicle agency operations including vehicle registration, titling, driver licensing, professional licensing, dealer credentialing andmore...
  • 7/10/06 9:05 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has acquired SCC Products Inc. and JJ Converting LLC. SCC Products is a sister company of Static Control Components Inc. and provides engineering, manufacturing and sales of flexible static control packaging and workstation products for electronic devices. JJ Converting produces film used to make static control bags. Both are based in Sanford, N.C. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed. Staticmore...
  • 7/6/06 7:55 am CDT
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HighJump Software, a 3M company, announced today that it has acquired Pinnacle Distribution Concepts Inc. HighJump Software is a global provider of adaptable supply chain execution (SCE) solutions. Pinnacle is a leading transportation management system (TMS) provider specializing in the delivery of Web-based, "on-demand" solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. On-demand services, accessed through a hosted model, aremore...
  • 6/8/06 5:25 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the safety business of POMP Medical and Occupational Health Products LLC, a key provider of products such as earplugs, eyewear, and hand creams, based in Porto Alegre, Brazil, including related trademarks and patents. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Well-known POMP brand reusable earplugs are made of durable, medical-grade silicone and are widelymore...
  • 5/2/06 6:45 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn. and NEUSS, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Deutschland GmbH in Neuss announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SBG (Software und Beratung im Gesundheitswesen) GmbH, a Berlin-based developer of diagnosis related groups (DRG) software for hospitals, including related trademarks and patents. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. This acquisition expands 3M's product portfolio in its Health Information Systems Division, and strengthens itsmore...
  • 4/4/06 6:30 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M today announced that it is exploring strategic alternatives for its global branded pharmaceuticals business and immune response modifier platform. 3M Pharmaceuticals Division, part of 3M's Health Care business, discovers, develops, manufactures and sells branded drug products related to dermatology, women's health, cardiology and respiratory medicine. Its most well-known brands are Aldara, Difflam, Duromine, Tambocor, Maxair,more...
  • 4/3/06 2:00 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has completed the acquisition of OMNII Oral Pharmaceuticals, a provider of differentiated preventive dental products, solutions and support for dental professionals. OMNII headquarters will remain in West Palm Beach, Fla. It will be a wholly owned subsidiary. Increasing recognition of the link between oral health and overall health is focusing much more attention on the need for preventive oral healthmore...