Product and Brand
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...
11/9/15 8:35 am CST
Leaders in Business, Technology, Design and Entertainment Utilize Post-it Collaboration Products to Drive Conversations, Brainstorms and Ideation Throughout Week-Long Event
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post-it Brand from 3M, a product leader in enhancing collaboration and
creativity has partnered with Fast Company to bring Post-it
Dry Erase Surface, Post-it Big Pads and their full line of
collaboration products to the first-ever Fast
Company Innovation Festival. The festival, taking place November 9 –
13 in New York City, will feature programming from a portfolio of
leading entrepreneurs, creators and disruptors, designed to inspire andmore...
11/5/15 12:56 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn. & NEUSS, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that a German district court ruled in favor of 3M in
an unfair competition claim 3M filed against South Korea-based Seil
Global Co. Ltd.
The court found Seil’s red-colored dental mixing tips looked confusingly
similar to 3M´s dental mixing tips that are recognizable by their unique
red color and marketed under the brand 3M™ ESPE™ Penta™ Mixing Tips. The
decision is final, which means that Seil is permanently enjoinedmore...
10/26/15 10:19 am CDT
Revolutionary project built by BitFury and Allied Control to cool 40+ MW of ASIC clusters running a PUE of 1.02
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The world’s most powerful two-phase immersion cooling (2PIC) project,
which will be deployed in a 40+ MW data center being constructed by
BitFury Group, is currently underway in the Republic of Georgia.
Designed and built by the Hong Kong-based engineering company, Allied
Control, the 2PIC project will use 3M™
Novec™ 7100 Engineered Fluid, an immersion coolant with a low global
warming potential. Allied Control is a pioneer in 2PIC, a fieldmore...
10/19/15 8:00 am CDT
New NID offers fast, secure FTTH installations with low-loss factory-made connections
An experienced network provider can quickly connect a single family home in about 8 minutes with the newly released 3M™ Fibrlok™ Integrated NID. Each NID is equipped with a 3M™ Fibrlok™ II Splice 2529 and one attached SC/APC pigtail, factory prepped for termination of a simplex singlemode fiber drop cable.The Fibrlok splice and pigtail are pre-mounted in a protective tray with an integrated splice activation lever. Installers simply prep the drop cable fiber, insert it into the Fibrlok splicemore...
10/13/15 8:00 am CDT
Advanced materials from 3M provide lightweight, high-performance torso protection
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the U.S. Armed Forces seek to improve agility and mobility, the U.S.
Army is making great efforts to reduce the weight soldiers must carry
without sacrificing protection. Body armor is vital to that effort. Ceradyne,
Inc., a 3M company, received a contract modification worth $34
million from the Army to provide 28,000 pieces of body armor under the
Soldier Protection Systems Vital Torso Protection program for
lightweight enhanced small armsmore...