Skip to Primary Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to Main Content

Search Press Releases

Press Releases

 

Product and Brand

  • 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...
  • 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. The 3M™ 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...