Product and Brand
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...
2/2/16 7:01 am CST
Providing Consistent Solutions for Sun Control Since 1966
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When enjoying a sunny day at home or at the office, the last thing
anyone wants to worry about is cooling costs or the potential effects of
UV exposure. However, once your air conditioning bill arrives in the
mail or your upholstery fades beyond recognition, the damage has already
occurred, affecting your wallet and your design aesthetic. Recognizing
the need to protect the people and items that matter most, 50 years ago,
3M designed a Windowmore...
1/27/16 9:00 am CST
Will exhibit latest products and services in personal protective equipment and fall protection products
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M’s
Personal Safety Division and 3M’s Capital
Safety business, two of the industry’s leaders in personal
protective equipment and fall protection products, will be joining
forces to showcase their latest safety products and innovations at World
of Concrete 2016, Tuesday, Feb. 2, to Friday, Feb. 5, in booth
#O30232, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. 3M acquired Capital Safety
in August 2015, and the acquisition now enables 3M to providemore...
1/19/16 7:01 am CST
New adhesive gives designers and engineers a new tool to achieve higher motor efficiencies
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M today announced a new magnet bonding adhesive system designed to
provide electric motor design and manufacturing engineers with an
advanced tool for bonding permanent magnets to rotors and stators in
high-efficiency permanent magnet (PM) electric motors.
Magnet Bonding Adhesive AU-205 is a high-performance structural
bonding adhesive system designed to virtually replace messy liquid
adhesives to simplify magnetmore...
1/13/16 8:35 am CST
The original Canary Yellow Post-it Note continues to evolve and inspire worldwide
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 1980s welcomed a flood of hit blockbuster movies, an influx of
technological advances and one remarkable invention that has ‘stuck’
with us all these years – the Post-it Note from 3M. Since the debut of
the iconic Canary Yellow Post-it Note, the assortment of products has
evolved from a simple, practical reminder into a suite of reliable and
convenient productivity tools. The Post-it Brand celebrates 35 years,
honoring all of the innovativemore...
1/6/16 4:35 pm CST
3M Thinsulate Featherless Insulation Awarded 2016 ISPO Textrends Top 10 Selection Award
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M
is exhibiting the latest in outdoor apparel insulation from 3M
Thinsulate Insulation brand and launching its new brand purpose at
three winter shows in January 2016 with in-booth activities and
interactive product demonstrations. Among the innovations featured is 3M
Thinsulate Featherless Insulation, awarded the 2016 ISPO Textrends Top
10 Selection Award for its lightweight, breathable insulation for warmth
without using any feathersmore...