Product and Brand
5/16/13 2:13 pm CDT
– New 21.5” projected capacitive chassis display delivers high-performance multi-touch interactivity for today’s public environments –
METHUEN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M Company, today
announces the availability of its newest high-performance multi-touch
display designed specifically for interactive public applications, the
21.5-inch 3M™ Multi-Touch Display C2167PW. This commercial-grade
chassis display is ideal for heavy-use applications that need
high-performance multi-touch interactivity (20 touches, each at an
ultra-fast 8 millisecond touch response rate),more...
5/16/13 8:35 am CDT
New Line Features Unique Design Collections from 16 Different Artists
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Post-it Brand from 3M introduces the Post-it Signature
Series, a new collection of premium Post-it Notes, Page Markers and
List Pads designed in partnership with 16 artists who have created 21
original collections ranging from classic to contemporary. The Post-it
Signature Series combines fashion with function, offering consumers new
ways to express themselves and give the gift of style to others. The
collection will be unveiled at themore...
5/15/13 10:07 am CDT
3M Receives 12 Awards for Outstanding Design
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As 3M continues to amplify the creative and functional role of design to
enrich innovation across its vast and diverse portfolio, design industry
experts are taking notice. Twelve design awards from various
international institutions recognized the company for design excellence
in areas as varied as workspace, health care, packaging, and consumer
The awards come from the 2013 Red Dot Design Competition (six in themore...
5/14/13 7:01 am CDT
-- Craft-friendly cell site cable management solutions improve network reliability and help reduce operating costs --
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new product family from the 3M Communication Markets Division offers
wireless network operators an easy, scalable and flexible method for
managing fiber and power cables at the cell site. 3M™ Tower Dome
Terminals simplify cable management, weatherproof sensitive connections,
and enable quick and easy installation, leading to reduced operating
costs and improved network reliability. The product family will launch
at CTIA 2013, to be held May 20more...
5/13/13 10:10 am CDT
Collaboration among 3M, Iceotope and University of Leeds Advances Energy Efficiency in Servers and Reduces Waste from Data Center Infrastructure
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the demand for more data and premiums on energy have grown, 3M
Company along with Iceotope Research and Development Ltd, and the
University of Leeds are working to advance energy efficiency in servers
using new data center liquid cooling methodologies. The efforts will be
recognized by the Uptime Institute today, which selected the
organizations as a Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Award winner for
pioneering projects and innovations thatmore...
5/13/13 9:47 am CDT
3M supports quality education and training in the occupational health and safety profession
3M’s Personal Safety Division (PSD) has announced the winners of its 27th annual Occupational Health and Safety Scholarship Program.
The 2013 Occupational Health and Safety Scholarship winners are as follows:
James Dietrich – University of Cincinnati
Pamela Dopart – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Christopher J. Fraser – University of Toronto, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Megan Moore – University of Alabama at Birmingham
3M’s scholarship program is an annual commitmentmore...
5/8/13 8:25 am CDT
Nationwide Awareness Program Celebrates World Blood Donor Day by Thanking Blood Donors with Free, Limited-Edition Nexcare give Bandages
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In 2013, more than 4.5 million Americans will require a blood
transfusion, making year-round blood donation a critical way to give
back to your community. The Nexcare give Program
encourages people nationwide to roll up a sleeve anytime of the year and
“give.” Now in its fifth year and timed in support of the World
Health Organization’s World Blood Donor Day on June 14,
Nexcare give has inspired donors across the country to
5/7/13 9:38 am CDT
Simplification of Industrial Masking Tape Line Signals a New Type of Innovation for 3M
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M revolutionized industrial and consumer markets when it invented
Masking Tape in 1925. The company is once again poised to revolutionize
the industry, this time, by Making Masking Simple.
“Choosing an industrial masking tape should be simple,” said Matthew Van
Vleet, U.S. product manager at 3M. “Customers need to have confidence
that they’re using the right level of performance for the job.” To make
this happen, 3M is proud to launchmore...
5/6/13 7:15 am CDT
Erosion coating provides significant performance advantages
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Awareness is growing in the wind industry about the severe impact that
erosion on the leading edge of wind blades can have on turbine output.
Erosion can lead to a significant loss in annual energy production,
costing owners and operators thousands of dollars. Blade repair and
protection can help provide significant annual energy production
improvements, reduce costly downtime, and protect the integrity of the
5/2/13 8:14 am CDT
Novel, collaborative effort in fight against HAIs
3M Infection Prevention and founding partners, International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM), Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), the Surgical Infection Society (SIS), Practice Greenhealth, and the Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) of the American Hospital Association have joined together to formOneTogether: The Power of Small Actions, a multi-year program with the goal of driving individual small actions to collectivelymore...