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  • 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...
  • 6/2/15 7:00 am CDT
    SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Display Materials and Systems Division announced the company has developed technology solutions addressing the Rec. 2020 standard for color enhanced UHD displays at SID Display Week. In San Jose, Calif., 3M is showcasing flat panel displays of all sizes with up to 93.7 percent Rec. 2020 color gamut, one of the largest known color gamuts in any display, in an otherwise commercially available 4K LCD monitor. “Rec. 2020 colormore...
  • 6/2/15 7:00 am CDT
    SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Display Materials and Systems Division will demonstrate industry-leading and forward-thinking display innovations at SID Display Week 2015 in San Jose, Calif. this week, from June 1-6. 3M is prepared to take flat panel displays to the next level, and Display Week attendees are invited to learn more about the latest 3M technology demonstrations. Automotive Displays and Light Management 3M addresses the visual problemsmore...
  • 5/28/15 1:34 pm CDT

    3M launches Ultra Clear Energy Saving Window Film Kits to help safeguard your home and your wallet this summer

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of National Home Improvement Month and just in time for summer, 3M today introduces Ultra Clear Energy Saving Window Film Kits to its line of Home Energy Savings solutions. During the dog days of summer, you may feel the sun’s harsh rays in more than one way. Not only do they shine through windows and potentially cause upholstery and flooring to fade, they can also drive up energy consumption. While temperatures soarmore...
  • 5/28/15 9:05 am CDT

    ACE Brand debuts a true graduated compression running sock available at select retail stores and on acebrand.com

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE™ Brand, a trusted maker of bandages, braces and tape, has unveiled a new product within running apparel: a graduated compression running sock. Built and priced for the everyday runner, the inventive running sock from ACE Brand is now available at select retail stores and online at acebrand.com. “ACE’s graduated compression running sock is the perfect addition to every runner’s wardrobe,” said Scott Erickson, ACE Brand Manager. “Wemore...
  • 5/27/15 11:29 am CDT

    Get the party started with damage- and hassle-free decorating essentials

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--From birthdays and showers to barbecues and summer soirees, people will find any excuse to celebrate during the warm-weather months. While hosts know that food and entertainment are important, getting the party started begins well before the first guests arrive. The party décor welcomes your guests and creates excitement and anticipation for what’s to come. Command Brand from 3M – known for its damage-free organizing andmore...