10/4/13 7:05 am CDT
— Highly compact .050” pitch sockets and headers save PCB real estate —
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new cable-to-board interconnect solution from 3M can help designers of
high-performance electronic systems meet the ever-increasing demand for
The 3M Electronics Solutions Division has launched the 3M™ Ribbon Cable
Wiremount Socket Assembly, .050” x .050”, 451 Series and the 3M™
Shrouded Boardmount Header, .050” x .050”, 452 Series. The small, robust
socket and header mate together connecting .025” pitch ribbonmore...
10/2/13 11:54 am CDT
3M has been named to the Top 20 list of companies in the annual Best Companies for Leadership study. The list ranks companies for leadership around the world and examines how those companies nurture talent and foster innovation in their organizations.
The list is compiled by Hay Group, a global consulting firm that has studied the Best Companies for Leadership since 2005.
We’re building leaders at all levels -- all around the world -- to inspire our employees, lead in ourmore...
10/1/13 10:12 am CDT
Next-generation acrylic adhesives provide dramatic performance improvements
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M introduces 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Low Odor Acrylic Adhesives DP8805NS and
DP8810NS. These next-generation Structural Acrylic Adhesives provide
dramatic improvements over conventional high-odor acrylics, with
significant benefits in productivity, performance, cost savings, and
health and safety concerns.
Users of conventional acrylic adhesives know that these products
typically raise inconvenient issues with odor, set times, impactmore...
9/30/13 2:27 pm CDT
As more occupational health and safety professionals are using smartphones on the job, 3M has created a new mobile application that provides hearing protection and conservation information for iOS and Android devices.
“We want to bring health and safety information to the palm of our customers’ hands”, said Nicole Vars McCullough, PhD, CIH, global technical services manager, 3M Personal Safety Division. “Our goal is to help simplify health and safety professional’s decisions aroundmore...
9/30/13 6:00 am CDT
First and only treatment targeting chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting that doesn’t require a pill or IV
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted approval for ProStrakan
Group plc to market SANCUSO® (Granisetron Transdermal System) in the
European Union (EU), with 3M
Drug Delivery Systems acting as the manufacturer. ProStrakan begins
marketing the product this month in the United Kingdom, Germany and the
Netherlands. Additional European countries are expected to be added in
Initially introduced in the United States inmore...
9/27/13 8:35 am CDT
The 3M™ Peltor™ Earmuffs X Series has received the prestigious Red Dot Product Design award recognizing its excellent design and commitment to quality.
“The winners of the Red Dot are the protagonists of a highly developed design culture and design industry. These days it is becoming more and more difficult to distinguish between well-designed products and it is often only in the details that the special qualities become apparent,” said Prof. Dr. Peter Zec, initiator and CEO, Redmore...
9/26/13 1:00 pm CDT
Partnership Extends the Productive, Creative Uses of Post-it Notes into the Digital Space with Evernote
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post-it Brand from 3M and Evernote announce they are
partnering to give new digital life to Post-it Products using Evernote’s
technology. Starting today, a photo taken with the new Post-it Note
Camera feature available exclusively in Evernote for iOS 7 will
instantly transform any Post-it Note into a digital memory that can be
saved, shared and viewed anywhere. Together, Evernote and Post-it Brand
are bringing a new sense of versatility to themore...
9/26/13 7:05 am CDT
Online Video Series Features Nationwide Sweepstakes Encouraging Race Fans to Share Stories for a Chance to Win Prizes
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, ACE Brand from 3M Company, in partnership with Roush
Fenway Racing launch the ACE Brand Personal Pit Crew Sweepstakes,
asking people nationwide, “if you could have your own personal pit
crew help with a project, what would it be?” Now through Thursday,
October 31, 2013, participants are encouraged to enter the sweepstakes
by sharing their project ideas on ACEBrand.com/PersonalPitCrew
that spotlight how they would use their very own pit crew formore...
9/24/13 10:39 am CDT
Enhanced breathability and protection come standard with two respirator additions
3M has expanded its family of respirators to include the 3M VFlexTM 1805/1805Sand AuraTM 1870+ Healthcare Particulate Respirator and Surgical Masks.
“The VFlex 1805 and Aura 1870+ provide the potential for the proven protection of a respirator with the fluid resistance of a surgical mask,” said James Cooper, product marketer, 3M Personal Safety Division. “Plus, they’re competitively priced, making them accessible for hospitals, day-surgery centers, nursing homes, clinics, and othermore...
9/24/13 9:30 am CDT
Collaborative effort to improve patient safety gains UK momentum
The global healthcare community is making progress in the fight to promote infection prevention, yet the UK National Audit Office reports that healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are believed to cost the National Health Service (NHS) at least £1bn annually and cause at least 5000 deaths. To assist this cause, the OneTogether programme is an initiative developed by 3M’s Infection Prevention Division in partnership with leading professional associations and is a movementmore...