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  • 11/8/16 4:22 pm CST

    New digital basestation complements the 3M™ Drive-Thru Headset G5 to deliver the best possible drive-thru experience

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Speed, accuracy and clarity are three main ingredients to ensure a great drive-thru experience. Skimp on one, and it’s a recipe for disaster. 3M science is helping quick service restaurants tap the drive-thru’s full potential with the all-new digital network-ready 3M™ Drive-Thru Basestation G5. The new basestation features a smaller footprint, dual lane capabilities in a single base, and a built-in greeter. According to the NPD Groupmore...
  • 11/7/16 7:00 am CST

    3M introduces Scotch® Clean Removal Strapping Tape 8899HP at PACK EXPO

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PACK EXPO, Booth N-4921 – Properly securing appliance parts and electronic components is a critical part of the packaging process. Manufacturers need the confidence that the equipment will move from the plant to install without damage, including stains and residue from adhesives. 3M’s new Scotch® Clean Removal Strapping Tape 8899HP offers a long lasting hold with clean removal from a wide variety of surfaces. “Customers were askingmore...
  • 11/1/16 7:00 am CDT

    Company will deliver next-generation lightweight helmets and body armor inserts for the Soldier Protection System

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. Army has selected Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company, as the awardee for two low-rate initial production (LRIP) contracts for next-generation helmet systems and hard body armor inserts as part of the Integrated Head Protection System (IHPS) and Vital Torso Protection (VTP) – Enhanced Small Arms Protective Inserts (ESAPI) components of the Soldier Protection System (SPS). The Army designed the IHPS to give soldiers a lighter-weightmore...
  • 10/17/16 7:15 am CDT
    SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems is expanding its market-leading 3M 360 Encompass System platform to introduce 3M 360 Encompass System – Professional, the industry’s first encounter-based professional fee coding solution. The new software brings the power of 3M’s computer-assisted coding, physician query capability and reporting to coding and billing for physician services, helping professional coders improve productivity, boost compliance andmore...
  • 10/6/16 3:30 pm CDT

    Move freely between operatories with a digital scanner that can be carried by hand

    ST. PAUL‚ Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mobile tablets, commonplace in many aspects of clinical practice in health care settings, have arrived in the dental industry with the introduction of the 3M™ Mobile True Definition Scanner , a one-of-a-kind tablet-based intraoral scanner that fits in your hand. The compact, ergonomic design is similar to rechargeable tablets that patients and clinicians use in their daily lives, allowing clinicians to move freely betweenmore...
  • 9/28/16 12:35 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn. & NEUSS, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The District Court of Frankfurt, Germany, has ordered a preliminary injunction against China-based Qingdao Summit Industrial Co., Ltd. ("Summit") for infringement of the German portion of 3M's European patent EP 0,954,381 B2. This patent relates to 3M’s PPS™ technology that enables the efficient mixing and spraying of coatings for automotive collision repair. The court order prohibits the offer and sale of Summit's infringingmore...
  • 9/20/16 10:01 am CDT

    New facial recognition software from 3M helps improve accuracy and provides real-time alerts

    ST. PAUL‚ Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Recognizing faces in a crowd takes diligence and identifying each one correctly takes advanced technology. In order to support public and private security teams tasked with keeping individuals safe, 3M introduces 3MTM Live Face Identification System. A facial recognition system that is both extremely scalable and easily configurable, 3M Live Face Identification System uses live video to match identities in real time. The systemmore...
  • 8/31/16 10:06 am CDT

    Radio frequency transparent technology on display at 2016 CTIA Super Mobility, booth #4040

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wireless infrastructure can be a visual nuisance to its host communities. The new 3M™ Conceal Film eliminates visual pollution by adhering to antennas and blending cell site equipment into its surrounding environment with no impact to radio frequency performance and no signal degradation. By combining several of 3M’s core technologies and with its expertise in films and adhesives, the 3M Conceal Film offers an effective yet unobtrusive solutionmore...
  • 8/30/16 8:15 am CDT

    Comprehensive 3M grouping methodology will be leveraged in Cerner’s HealtheIntent

    SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems today announced an agreement with Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to use 3M Patient-focused Episodes Software with Cerner’s HealtheIntent℠ population health management platform. Providers will be able to view the landscape of a patient’s documented conditions to help define an episode of care, while analyzing costs and expected resource use. The conventional approach to defining anmore...
  • 8/10/16 9:00 am CDT

    Experiments conducted in eight countries reveal high risk of low-tech hacking methods

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Organizations around the world are at risk of sharing highly sensitive information through visual hacking in business office environments. This risk was revealed in the 2016 Global Visual Hacking Experiment, an expansion of the 2015 Visual Hacking Experiment conducted in the United States by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by 3M Company. The global study included trials in China, France, Germany, India, Japan, South Korea and the Unitedmore...