Product and Brand
6/25/15 3:57 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the next step in its ongoing program to license to the dental
industry 3M's patented technologies in various areas of ceramic-based
dental restorations, 3M has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in
Düsseldorf, Germany. On June 23, 2015, 3M filed a patent infringement
lawsuit in Düsseldorf, Germany, against Zirkonzahn Deutschland GmbH
located in Neuler, Germany, and Zirkonzahn SRL located in Gais, South
Tyrol, Italy. The lawsuit allegesmore...
6/19/15 12:06 pm CDT
Upgraded 3M SelfCheck QuickConnect Interface will be unveiled at ALA Annual Conference
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Most book-lovers don’t care whether they get content via print, eBook or
eAudio—they just want to enjoy it; and libraries want to make it easy.
3M Library Systems is always working to make the connections between
print and digital collections more seamless. Now, the company is
unveiling a new integration between the 3M™ SelfCheck QuickConnect
Interface and the 3M™ Cloud Library that will offer a new, easy way for
patrons discover and borrowmore...
6/16/15 8:47 am CDT
Nexcare Nana reprises her role as the ultimate product tester and asks America to determine her next extreme challenge
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nexcare Waterproof Bandages will once again be put to the test this
summer with the added scrapes, cuts and bites that go along with the
season. To spotlight the superior performance of its bandages, Nexcare
Brand from 3M Company today launched a new fully-integrated
digital campaign and contest, Nexcare “What Will Nana Do Next?”
The star of the engaging campaign is an unexpected product tester – the
brave and daring Nexcare Nana, reprising hermore...
6/15/15 10:27 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn. & SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Catheter Connections Inc. announced today that they have settled
the patent infringement litigation in the United States District Courts
of California and Utah and at the United States Patent and Trademark
Office between 3M’s newly acquired Ivera Medical Corp. and Catheter
Connections Inc. The settlement relates to disinfecting port protector
intellectual property, including Catheter Connections’ DualCap System™
products and 3M™ Curos™more...
6/15/15 7:00 am CDT
Allows 60 simultaneous touches for true multi-user support in commercial, retail and educational applications
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of 3M Company, has
released its 55-inch
Multi-Touch Display C5567PW. The interactive system supports 60
simultaneous touches in the largest display format to date from 3M,
providing new opportunities for multi-user collaboration, education and
information delivery for a wide variety of large-format display
3M will exhibit the C5567PW display this week at InfoCommmore...
6/9/15 8:35 am CDT
Seventh Annual Nexcare Give Program Thanks Blood Donors with New Bandage Collection Inspired by Patterns and Textiles from Cultures around the World
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nationwide, an average of 41,000 blood donations are needed each and
every day to meet the needs of patients undergoing treatment for
various accidents and illnesses. Nexcare Bandages is once again
partnering with the American Red Cross and supermodel Niki
Taylor for the seventh annual Nexcare Give Program.
The program celebrates the World Health Organization’s World Blood
Donor Day on June 14. Coming at a crucial time each year,
6/4/15 8:00 am CDT
3M™ Steri-Vac™ Sterilizer/Aerator GSX Series ideal for in-house, small chamber sterilization
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Life science companies continually evaluate their operations for
opportunities to improve throughput, increase compliance, and reduce
costs. Medical device manufacturers, laboratories, and R&D facilities
can all experience greater flexibility and more control with an in-house
ethylene oxide (EO) sterilization program. By reducing what can be a
two-week turnaround time with outsourced sterilization, operations
managers can expect fastermore...
6/2/15 7:01 am CDT
Tiny Chips Require Precise, Reliable Placement
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ever-shrinking electronic component sizes, driven by wafer-level chip
scale packaging, demand that circuit board manufacturers deliver
performance, speed and reliability in these advanced and ultra-small
packages. A new generation of cover tape from 3M enables near-flawless
placement of today’s shrinking chips on circuit boards without sticking,
static charge or contamination.
Combined with longer reels, 3M™
6/2/15 7:00 am CDT
3M Optical Film Solutions Deliver Consumer-Desired Mobile Device Attributes
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Display Materials and Systems Division’s latest consumer research
identified consumer preferences for display quality in emerging markets
of Brazil and India. Specifically, battery life was identified as the
most important feature when purchasing a smartphone when they were asked
without a budget in mind. 3M film solutions can improve battery life and
other performance attributes that have been identified as important to
consumers in mobilemore...
6/2/15 7:00 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ninety percent of Americans surveyed have come to expect significant
technology upgrades when purchasing next-generation LCD electronic
devices, such as mobile phones, notebook PCs, tablets and LCD TVs,
according to a recent survey commissioned by 3M. Specifically, the
company’s survey sheds light on the latest electronic tech trends that
will impact consumers’ daily life in 2015 and beyond.
“LCD technology is still evolving,” says 3Mmore...