Product and Brand
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...
1/5/16 11:07 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Company and Zirkonzahn SRL and Zirkonzahn Deutschland GmbH, announced
today they have amicably settled a patent infringement lawsuit brought
by 3M under 3M’s European Patent No. 1,154,969 B2 against Zirkonzahn
before the district court of Düsseldorf, Germany.
The suit involved 3M’s patented technology that enables dimensionally
precise sintering of dental ceramics. As a result of the settlement,
Zirkonzahn SRL and Zirkonzahnmore...
1/5/16 7:01 am CST
New integrated design solutions help enable tomorrow’s breakthrough electronics
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M is showcasing its electronics design optimization and assembly
solutions for the consumer electronics industry this week in Las Vegas
at CES, taking place Jan. 6 – 9. Exhibiting in booth 31411 and
demonstrating in its product showcase suites, 3M will display the
science behind how 3M enables companies in the consumer electronics and
automotive industries to design with freedom by bridging consumer
demands for more exceptional displays withmore...
12/30/15 8:16 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M filed a patent infringement lawsuit in federal district court in
Minnesota on Dec. 29, 2015, against XPEL Technologies Corporation.
The suit alleges that XPEL Technologies Corporation's XPF paint
protection film product infringes 3M’s U.S. Patent No. 8,765,263.
3M develops paint protection film products which protect the finish of a
vehicle from scratches, stains, bug acids and rock chips. 3M’s paint
protection film productsmore...
12/16/15 7:01 am CST
Safeguards beyond physical and cyber security are required to help protect data in high-risk industries
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Organizations are investing in information security at record levels yet
remain vulnerable to low-tech threats such as visual hacking, where
someone can capture sensitive information with nothing more than a
smartphone camera. In response, 3M has launched its Visual
Hacking Key Risk Areas educational campaign to help security
professionals and IT managers in high-risk industries better understand
where vulnerabilities to data privacy exist andmore...
12/2/15 11:47 am CST
3M Food Safety announced today that its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay 2 – Listeria has been approved by the AOAC® Performance Tested MethodsSM program (Certification #111501). The approval certifies that this new second-generation test kit is equivalent or better than standard reference methods in the detection of Listeria spp. within a variety of food matrices and environmental surfaces. Achieving AOAC PTM status required a rigorous, independent laboratory examination of 3M’s unique molecularmore...