3/11/14 9:58 am CDT
Select Products will now carry WQA Sustainability Certification
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Purification will showcase a suite of exciting new resources for its
3M Authorized Water Dealers at WQA Aquatech USA, March 18-21 in Orlando,
Fla. In addition to debuting a new booth and a new drinking water
filtration system, 3M will introduce the water community to the 3M
Dealer Advisory Council, and will also preview exciting new online tools
New Product InnovationsWQA Aquatech USA attendees will see
3/10/14 1:30 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A key 3M patent for lithium ion battery nickel-manganese-cobalt
(NMC) cathode technology has emerged from reexamination at the U.S.
Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) with all original claims being
confirmed as patentable and with no amendments (U.S. Patent 7,078,128).
NMC cathode technology is widely used in lithium ion batteries for
consumer electronics and electric vehicles. The patented technology
enables lithium ion battery makers tomore...
3/7/14 10:23 am CST
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Every great innovation starts as an idea. Through a unique culture of
powers ideas around the world – ideas that make companies smarter, ideas
that make homes better, ideas that make life easier. However, no
solution would be possible if those ideas did not spark new and dynamic
connections among technologies or people. At South
by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive, 3M
will host the 3M
Idea Exchange Lounge to encouragemore...
3/6/14 4:05 pm CST
New content and features demonstrated at Public Library Association tradeshow
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Library Systems announces the launch of the newest innovation to its 3M
Cloud Library Digital Lending System—eAudiobooks. Debuting with
40,000 titles powered by Findaway World, a premier provider of digital
audiobook technology and delivery, the 3M Cloud Library will have an
extensive collection of high quality eAudio titles. 3M will detail the
new offerings at the Public Library Association (PLA) 2014 Conference,
March 11-15 in Indianapolismore...
3/3/14 1:30 pm CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has invested in MSi Lighting of Boca Raton, Florida, a company that
3M has been working with for the past year on a line of LED lights for
multiple applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
LED lighting is one of the hottest industries in America. “3M’s Light
Management platform enables the company to manipulate light in different
ways, and we are committed to developing high-quality LED lights,” said
2/26/14 7:01 am CST
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M now offers a new alternative for electricians requiring rugged,
reliable cable ties. 3M™ Steel-Barbed Cable Ties, launched today by the
3M Electrical Markets Division, offer excellent strength and the ability
to precisely tighten each tie.
Designed to fasten wire bundles and harness components quickly, the
cable ties consist of a smooth nylon strap with a head, or pawl,
containing a stainless steel barb. When engaged, the barbmore...
2/25/14 10:17 am CST
3M Sponsors Visual Privacy Advisory Council Event Raising Awareness for Visual Hacking
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, a leader in visual privacy solutions is excited to be participating
in the 2014 RSA Conference. RSA attendees are invited to visit the 3M
booth (#527) and explore the full line of innovative 3M Privacy and
Screen Protector products that help protect confidential data from
unauthorized side views including:
Easy-On Privacy Filters for Apple® iPads® (second, third, fourth
generations and iPad® Airmore...
2/24/14 4:00 pm CST
New biometric joint effort helps organizations avoid vulnerable password schemes
Biometric fingerprint authentication isn’t just for smartphones. Entrust, Inc. and 3M Cogent are integrating biometric fingerprint authentication into the award-winning Entrust IdentityGuard software authentication platform.
This collaboration allows organizations to leverage fingerprint biometrics to authenticate users for logical access to workstations. Entrust is embedding 3M™ Cogent fingerprint capture and verification technology, which will be available to both new and current Entrustmore...
2/24/14 8:00 am CST
Design updates aim to improve securement, patient comfort, and dressing application
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions today announced enhancements to its
3M™ Tegaderm™ I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings
aimed at improving securement, wear time and proper application. In
clinical evaluations of the upgrades, more than nine in 10 clinicians
reported overall added value as the result of the enhancements, citing
specific improvements in catheter stabilization, unscheduled dressing
changes and ease of dressing application.1more...
2/21/14 8:00 am CST
Acquisition Expands Healthcare Analytics Product Line
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Treo
Solutions, a leading provider of data analytics and business
intelligence to healthcare payers and providers. Terms of the
transaction were not disclosed.
Treo, which delivers analytics on data from more than 60 health plans,
is an industry leader in using data analytics to redesign payment
structures and transition payer and provider clients to value-based caremore...