12/11/13 8:00 am CST
Battery Cathode Compositions Contribute to Battery Safety and Lower Cost
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Korea-based ECOPRO have entered into a patent license agreement
that aims at further expanding the use of Nickel-Manganese-Cobalt (NMC)
cathode materials in lithium ion batteries. Under the agreement, 3M
grants a license to US6964828, US7078128, US8241791 and all global
The cathode compositions composed of Nickel, Manganese and Cobalt offer
an outstanding balance of power, energy, thermal stability and low costmore...
12/10/13 11:22 am CST
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new report published by KLAS Research gives 3M Health Information
Systems the highest overall performance score among vendors for its
inpatient computer-assisted coding (CAC) technology. The 3M 360
Encompass System, which integrates and automates coding and clinical
documentation improvement (CDI) processes, received the highest marks
for positive impact on coder productivity, case mix index, “discharged
not final billed” (DNFB) days, andmore...
12/10/13 7:01 am CST
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Electrical Markets Division, the innovators of cold shrink
technology, introduces a new sensing solution that enables power
utilities to monitor their underground distribution systems, helping
utilities realize the benefits of their grid automation systems. The 3M™
Sensored Termination QX-Series supports applications such as volt/VAR
optimization (VVO), fault detection, isolation and restoration (FDIR),
asset management and load balancingmore...
12/9/13 2:56 pm CST
LED A19 Lamp Approved for Enclosed Fixtures LED A19 Lamp Approved for Enclosed Fixtures
3M introduced one of the first LED A19 lamps approved for enclosed fixtures in commercial applications. 3M, a global pioneer in light and heat management solutions, manufactures the LED A19 lamps in the U.S. with U.S. and globally sourced components.
Lighting professionals and facilities managers now have energy-saving light options thanks to the new LED Advanced Light for commercial applications from 3M. The combination of excellent heat management, energy efficiency and longevity makes themore...
12/6/13 5:12 pm CST
Patricia Zapata from Kingwood, Texas Wins $10k, Offers DIY Gift Wrap Tips
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patricia Zapata from Kingwood, Texas was crowned the 2013 “Scotch
Brand Most Gifted Wrapper” in a national gift wrapping contest
sponsored by 3M, the maker of Scotch
Brand Tape. After wrapping various odd-shaped items, including a
full-size paddle boat with a canopy, Zapata was awarded the ultimate
holiday present – a $10,000 cash prize – for her amazing wraps.
All contest press materials, downloadable b-roll footage and contestmore...
12/4/13 10:16 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that Sarah L. Williams will join the company as Chief
Communications Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2014. She joins 3M with more
than 25 years of journalistic, editorial and communications experience.
She will report to the senior vice president, Corporate Communications
and Enterprise Services, Ian Hardgrove.
“In this role Sarah will lead our global communications team in
designing and executing global communicationmore...
12/3/13 2:10 pm CST
3M ChartScriptMD Software for Radiology Offers Complete ICD-10 Voice-to-Coding Solution
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Health Information Systems has released 3M ChartScriptMD Software for
Radiology, a new reporting application that makes it easy for busy
radiologists to create, sign, and distribute complete reports and
communicate diagnostic findings all from a single, integrated system.
The advanced, time-saving software puts radiologists in control of the
document creation process with flexible options for traditional
dictation or speech recognitionmore...
11/25/13 11:05 am CST
Grants will support educational programs at nature centers nationwide
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M has selected nine organizations to receive nearly $400,000 in grants
for projects aimed at improving science-based environmental and
conservation education for youth. Since 2001, 3M has invested more than
$20 million in sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s
commitment to encouraging environmental stewardship. This year’s 3Mgives
Eco Grant recipients provide programs that help students connect
science, technology, engineering andmore...
11/20/13 12:13 pm CST
Outdoor Lights Display Expert Offers DIY Holiday Decorating Tips
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Command
Brand from 3M—known for its damage-free indoor organizing and
decorating products—is introducing a new line of Command Outdoor
Products to help homeowners go all out decorating the outside of
their home this holiday season.
includes clear window hooks, decorative hooks and light clips that are
equipped with new water- and UV-resistant adhesive strips, specially
formulated to withstand weather conditionsmore...
11/20/13 7:05 am CST
Bally Technologies, GTECH and IGT win top honors leveraging innovative 3M touch technologies for breakthrough and new product designs
METHUEN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At Global Gaming Expo 2013 (September 2013, Las Vegas, NV), the 2014
Gaming & Technology Award for “Best Slot Product”, sponsored by Global
Gaming Business magazine, was shared by Bally Technologies, GTECH
and IGT for the most innovative slot games and machines on display. With
on-screen interactivity a common thread among this year’s winning games,
these leading game manufacturers used innovative 3M touch solutions to
help enhance theirmore...