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  • 9/22/17 12:00 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and 3M Innovative Properties Co. filed a lawsuit today in the Western District of Wisconsin against China-based Thunder Finish Co. Ltd. alleging infringement of patent and trademark rights related to 3M’s PPS™ technology used in the automotive collision repair industry. The suit alleges certain Thunder Finish after-market spray gun paint cup products, which are made in China and sold in the U.S., infringe 3M patent rights directed tomore...
  • 9/22/17 10:00 am CDT

    Total support for disaster relief to exceed $3.5 million

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the wake of an unprecedented level of natural disasters, 3M is establishing a Global Relief Fund to strategically support communities currently affected, and to position funds for future relief efforts. The addition of this investment will bring 3M’s total support for disaster relief to more than $3.5 million in cash and product donations this fall. Earlier this month, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit areas with 3M operations in Texasmore...
  • 9/21/17 7:51 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Company (“3M”) (NYSE: MMM) today announced its public offering of notes and the commencement of tender offers to purchase for cash up to $400,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 6⅜% Debentures due 2028 and 5.70% Notes due 2037. Debt Offering 3M has announced its public offering of three series of notes. The term, aggregate principal amount, interest rate and other terms of each series of the notes will bemore...
  • 9/7/17 11:26 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M continues to lead the way in sustainability – recognizing that along with being good for the planet, sustainable practices are good for business. In recognition of the company’s focus on sustainability, 3M has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). This marks the 18th consecutive year 3M has been recognized for its sustainability efforts both in the U.S. and globally – making it one of amore...
  • 9/5/17 2:15 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced the following investor events: Morgan Stanley 5 th Annual Laguna Conference in Laguna Beach, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. Nick Gangestad, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at 9:55 a.m. PDT. Third-quarter 2017 earnings conference call on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 8 a.m. CDT. The earnings call can be accessed at (800) 762-2596more...
  • 8/23/17 7:30 am CDT

    Received 100 Percent Score on 2017 Disability Equality Index

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When you have a disability, bringing your full self to work can take an extra dose of courage – but not if your employer puts the support in place to help you thrive. Take Darcie Rossborough, a 3M lean agile continuous delivery manager who also happens to have a hearing disability. “I’m comfortable sharing that part of me at work, and I think that’s due to the culture of 3M,” Rossborough says. “I don’t feel like I have to hide it ormore...
  • 8/22/17 11:39 am CDT

    New Privacy Filter from 3M offers 30 percent greater clarity than its standard Black Filter

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At any given time, you or someone near you is looking at a digital screen – a screen potentially displaying sensitive information. 3M has launched a High Clarity Privacy Filter that gives users an ultra-vivid viewing experience with their screen, while helping to protect the privacy of sensitive information displayed on it. The High Clarity Privacy Filter from 3M, available for monitors, laptops and tablets, provides anmore...
  • 8/21/17 7:00 am CDT

    New acrylic-based, nonwoven tape offers long-term wear on skin, enabling engineers to solve tough medical device design challenges

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When Joe’s heart-rate monitor kept falling off, he asked his doctor, “Isn’t there a better way to make it stick?” Thanks to 3M, there is. The company that makes everything from Post-it® Notes to structural adhesives that hold airplanes together, also makes advanced medical adhesives that can hold for up to two weeks. When considering adhesive science and the challenges of a substrate like skin, design engineers know sticking-to-skinmore...
  • 8/15/17 3:32 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Board of Directors (NYSE:MMM) today declared a dividend on the company’s common stock of $1.175 per share for the third quarter of 2017, payable Sept. 12, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug. 25, 2017. 3M has paid dividends to its shareholders without interruption for more than 100 years. As of June 30, 2017, 3M had 596,767,147 common shares outstanding and 79,897 shareholders of recordmore...
  • 8/14/17 7:30 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) announced today that Amy E. Hood, executive vice president and chief financial officer, Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), has been elected to 3M’s Board of Directors, effective Aug. 13, 2017. At Microsoft, Hood is responsible for leading the worldwide finance organization, including acquisitions, treasury activities, tax planning, accounting and reporting, and internal audit and investor relations, in a position she hasmore...