Product and Brand
4/12/16 2:49 pm CDT
Leading fall protection and safety specialists tour U.S. to educate construction workers about fall protection and dropped object prevention during 2016 National Safety Stand-Down
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M’s Capital Safety will host fall protection demonstrations throughout
the U.S. May 2-6, 2016, during OSHA’s
National Safety Stand-Down. Capital Safety has historically been
involved in OSHA’s Stand Down and is proud to participate in this
campaign to remind and educate employers and workers in the construction
industry about the serious dangers of falls and dropped objects. 3M
acquired Capital Safety in August 2015, adding Capital Safety’smore...
4/12/16 10:27 am CDT
New ScotchBlue™ PLATINUM Painter’s Tape Enables Quicker and Easier Tape Application and Removal1
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In time for National Home Improvement Month in May, 3M Company, maker of ScotchBlue™
Painter’s Tape, is introducing the first and only poly-backed indoor
masking tape that tears by hand at a 90-degree angle. ScotchBlue
PLATINUM™ Painter’s Tape is now available nationwide, enabling
painters to mask surfaces quicker and easier while pulling off better
paint job with just one pull.1
“For decades, 3M has been committed to providingmore...
4/11/16 10:02 am CDT
Urban Tree Lounge installation combines sustainability, materials design and architecture to spark moments of reflection
MILAN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As designers, architects, and creative professionals from around the
world arrive in Milan this week to explore the latest trends in design,
they’ll discover a new place to “reflect” on their experiences. 3M
Design (the design group of 3M Company) has collaborated with Stefano
Boeri Architetti to create Urban Tree Lounge, an installation
providing Design Week visitors an opportunity to experience magic
moments of inspiration and reflection thatmore...
3/22/16 7:07 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a global science-based company that inspires creative collaboration,
today welcomed Nobel Laureate, Martin Chalfie, for an interactive
session at its state-of-the-art innovation center in Dubai. Professor
Chalfie was a speaker at the two day ‘Nobel
Prize Series’ event produced by Nobel Media and the Nobel Museum in
partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation. The session
was attended by key 3M partners, customers andmore...
3/15/16 8:01 am CDT
New from 3M, the Projected Capacitive Multi-Touch Displays Incorporating Proprietary Ultrafine Metal Mesh Touch System Conductor Design Unleashes New Commercial Possibilities for Large-Format Digital Signage and Retail Displays
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visitors attending the 2016 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas this
week will be the first to see how 3M ingenuity helps make digital
signage come alive in large-format, multi-touch displays. 3M is
unveiling its new line of Projected Capacitive (PCAP) Multi-Touch
Displays that incorporates the company’s proprietary ultrafine metal
mesh touch system conductor design. The new displays and the company’s
line of 3M PCAP systems will bemore...
3/15/16 7:01 am CDT
3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film helps save on energy costs year-round
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Insulating a home or a building is not a new idea. Many of us have seen
the yellow fiberglass batting, insulation sprayed into the attic or the
foam boards often used for insulation on homes and commercial buildings.
These are all commonplace solutions to help keep heat inside a building
during winter months. These solutions work for the walls and roof of
buildings, but what has been done about the windows? The windows can be
up to 30 times lessmore...
3/1/16 7:01 am CST
High-Capacity Aluminum Conductor Withstands 13-years in Minnesota Climate
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M recently completed its longest known field test of a composite
conductor in the United States, a 13-year field test of the 3M
Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced (ACCR). Installed in 2001 on
a 115 kV transmission line at Xcel Energy’s Riverside Plant in
Minneapolis, the test demonstrated the strength and resiliency of 3M’s
ACCR composite conductor in demanding environmental conditions.
trial installation wasmore...
2/16/16 9:15 am CST
Scotchgard™ Sales Training Program turns contractors into specialists
ST. PAUL‚ Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unsightly black streaks on roofing shingles are an all too common
eyesore for homeowners, but many are unaware of what causes this issue
or how to prevent it. To equip contractors with the right tools to step
in as a specialist with a solution, 3M announces the Scotchgard™
Protector Sales Training Program. Participants will become sales
specialists in advanced granule coating technology that helps prevent
the black streaks caused by algae beforemore...
2/11/16 8:00 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Deutschland GmbH and Schuberth GmbH have joined forces to develop new
and improved ballistic head protection systems for military and law
enforcement applications. The agreement outlined plans to collaborate
and create custom solutions for end users in the European market.
Schuberth will also be a distributor of 3M ballistic helmets
manufactured by Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company.
“The agreement with 3M is an important step for us inmore...
2/3/16 8:35 am CST
Data emphasizes the importance of organization and access to supplies in the workplace
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Year after year, “organization” appears on countless New Years
resolution lists, particularly at the office and in professional
settings, as individuals strive to start the year with increased
productivity and workplace efficiency. Today, Post-it Brand from 3M
revealed results from a study1 commissioned to gather data
surrounding office organization, access to office supplies and how these
elements affect office workers in their day to daymore...