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  • 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 applications. 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, bloodmore...
  • 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™ Pressure-Sensitivemore...
  • 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...