Product and Brand
4/29/03 7:09 am CDT
AUSTIN, Texas & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Telecom Enterprise Department has joined Extreme Networks Inc.'s
(Nasdaq:EXTR) "Go Purple" Extreme Solution Partners Program. 3M will
provide fiber and copper connectors, cables and unmanaged switches for
local area and campus networks that complement Extreme Networks' family
of high-performance Ethernet switching solutions.
The "Go Purple" Extreme Solution Partners Program allows member
companies to offer solutions with anmore...
4/10/03 1:35 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 24 million Americans are infected with the human
papillomavirus (HPV)(1), the virus that can cause one of the most
common, yet least recognized, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) known
as external genital warts (EGWs), according to United States health
experts. In fact, nearly three out of four Americans will be infected
with HPV in their lifetime.(2) According to a recent nationwide survey
of adults ages 18-40, conducted by Harrismore...
4/4/03 12:11 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today it has acquired GuardiaNet Systems Inc., a leading
software company serving the public library market. Terms of the
transaction were not disclosed.
GuardiaNet's software and hardware manages access and collects fees for
the use of library resources such as computers, printers, copiers,
audiovisual equipment and meeting rooms, also known as shared public
"This acquisition enhancesmore...
3/26/03 7:59 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled against
3M yesterday in a federal antitrust claim brought in 1997 by LePage's
Inc., a transparent tape competitor of 3M. 3M intends to petition the
United States Supreme Court to review the Third Circuit's ruling.
LePage's claim focused on specific rebate programs involving transparent
tape and other products. 3M discontinued such programs more than three
3/21/03 10:48 am CST
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses conference
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Care now offers the only surgical clipper on the market with a
fixed disposable blade assembly that can be operated by either
rechargeable battery or electrical cord. The company will introduce the
new product at the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)
conference next week in Chicago, Ill.
The versatile 3M surgical clipper is the first surgical clipper for full
body and head hair removal that offersmore...
3/18/03 10:32 am CST
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--"Electrical Performance Advantages of Ultrathin Dielectric Materials
Used for Power-Ground Cores in High-Speed, Multilayer Printed Circuit
Boards" will be presented at IPC Printed Circuits Expo 2003 by Joel
Peiffer, engineering specialist with the 3M Organic Materials Technology
Center. Peiffer co-authored the paper with Bob Greenlee of Merix Corp.
and Istvan Novak of Sun Microsystems. The electrical performance
improvements, as well as themore...
3/3/03 8:51 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Automotive Division's 3M solar reflecting film was named one of the
winners of the 2003 PACE Award. The announcement was made last night
(March 2) during a banquet at the Detroit Opera House.
The PACE -- Premier Automotive Suppliers' Contributions to Excellence --
Award is co-sponsored by Cap Gemini Ernst & Young and the Automotive
News. Twenty-two finalists and their guests attended the awards banquet
to learn who among themmore...
2/25/03 1:59 pm CST
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems Division and Premier Inc. today announced
a strategic agreement to market 3M's DRG Assurance consulting,
assessment and documentation improvement services in conjunction with
Premier's Perspective Online, the healthcare industry's most
comprehensive and scalable comparative provider performance database.
These product solutions for improving clinical performance will be
offered to Premier's nationwide alliance ofmore...
1/31/03 2:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For running enthusiasts, winter doesn't mean being stuck indoors
watching the six o'clock news from a treadmill. Many runners bundle up
to brave the cold and take to the streets in the winter, but do they
think about visibility?
3M Scotchlite reflective material is available on active wear to help
running enthusiasts help to be seen and give them stylish choices.
One of the latest fashions featuring Scotchlite reflectivemore...