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  • 6/20/17 7:45 am CDT

    Michael Roman Appointed Chief Operating Officer, H.C. Shin Appointed Vice Chair

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that Michael F. Roman is appointed chief operating officer (COO) and executive vice president, and Hak Cheol (H.C.) Shin is appointed vice chair and executive vice president. Both appointments are effective July 1, 2017. Both will report directly to Inge Thulin, 3M chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer. “Mike and H.C. are both highly effective, accomplished leaders with proven track records ofmore...
  • 6/8/17 2:04 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Personal Safety Division will showcase its latest innovations in Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), booth #1005, in Denver beginning Monday, June 19. In addition to the debut of new products and services, 3M will also address OSHA’s final rule to update general industry walking-working surfaces and fall protection standards with presentations and demonstrations. Attendees visitingmore...
  • 6/7/17 9:22 am CDT

    Two-Time Professional Basketball Champion serves as wingman for FUTURO Brand’s Newest Campaign in Video Collaboration with Onion Labs

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Recently retired basketball player Matt Bonner gave humorous “support” to FUTURO Brand’s new campaign, highlighting his quest to stay fit after retirement as he explores out-of-the-box fitness routines. The video launches alongside the brand’s larger “Brace for Adventure” campaign which speaks to the attitude of the “all-in” consumer, one who embraces life’s greatest adventures and takes advantage of FUTURO Brand’s premium line of bracesmore...
  • 6/6/17 9:00 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Catheter-related bloodstream infections (CRBSI) are life-threatening for patients and costly for the medical professionals and facilities caring for them. 3M is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recognized the efficacy of 3M™ Tegaderm™ CHG Chlorhexidine Gluconate I.V. Securement Dressing in reducing CRBSI, expanding the product’s 510(k) indication to include CRBSI reduction. The expandedmore...
  • 6/1/17 7:00 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its electronic monitoring business to an affiliate of Apax Partners, a leading global private equity advisory firm, for $200 million, subject to closing and other adjustments. 3M’s business, with annual sales of approximately $95 million, is a provider of electronic monitoring technologies, serving hundreds of correctional and law enforcement agencies around the worldmore...
  • 5/23/17 12:09 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its continuing mission to improve every life, 3M announced today the publication of its 2017 Sustainability Report. The 2017 Sustainability Report covers what the company accomplished throughout 2016 in addressing significant global challenges involving raw materials, water, energy and climate, health and safety, as well as education and development. The report features stories of 3M products and people that combinemore...
  • 5/23/17 11:13 am CDT

    New Technology will be implemented on plan to modernize I-75 in Oakland County

    Today, 3M and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced they are partnering to utilize connected vehicle technologies along more than three miles of I-75. Using leading roadway solutions from 3M, the current I-75 work zone in Oakland County will be transformed over the course of four months to improve safety for drivers and to test advanced vehicle to infrastructure technologies on the connected and autonomous vehicles of the future.The I-75 Modernization project will positionmore...
  • 5/22/17 3:57 pm CDT

    Ação distribuirá mais de R$ 270 mil, incluindo uma casa no valor de R$ 180 mil

    Além de garantir limpeza mais rápida e com melhores resultados facilitando o dia a dia dos homelovers, a Scotch-Brite também vai dar prêmios. A marca de cuidados com lar da 3M inicia no dia primeiro de abril a promoção Limpeza Premiada, com validade em todo o território nacional, até o dia 30 de junho. Entre os prêmios estão R$ 36 mil, em prêmios instantâneos de R$ 400,00 (1), além dos super prêmios de R$ 5 mil (2), com quatro premiados por mês, e o grande prêmio final, uma casa, no valor de Rmore...
  • 5/22/17 3:57 pm CDT

    Primeiro encontro para profissionais do segmento, na sede da empresa, teve alta adesão e superou expectativas

    Com o objetivo de comemorar o sucesso e fortalecer o programa de capacitação para a aplicação de películas para vidros, a 3M Brasil realizou no dia 18 de março, na sua sede em Sumaré (SP), o 1º Encontro Nacional de Aplicadores de Películas para Vidros 3M. O programa de treinamento e especialização atraiu em torno de 200 pessoas, representando mais de 100 empresas de todo o País. Entre os participantes, estavam profissionais aplicadores do Nordeste, Centro-Oeste, Sudeste e Sul do Brasil, quemore...
  • 5/22/17 3:57 pm CDT

    Pioneira no mundo, iniciativa que transforma esponjas de limpeza doméstica usadas em matéria prima para a fabricação de produtos já coletou cerca de 4 mil quilogramas de resíduos

    Lançando em 2014, o Programa Nacional de Reciclagem de Esponjas Scotch-BriteMR  acaba de bater a marca de 500 mil esponjas coletadas para a reciclagem – o que equivale a 4 mil toneladas. Desenvolvido pela 3M em parceria com a TerraCycle há quase três anos, a iniciativa é a única no mundo a oferecer um novo destino para esponjas de limpeza doméstica usadas, transformando esse resíduo em matéria-prima para fabricar novos produtos como baldes, vasos, lixeiras e pás de lixo, entre outros. Omore...