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  • 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. This field 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...