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  • 12/12/17 5:00 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At today’s annual outlook meeting in New York City, 3M Chairman of the Board, President and CEO Inge Thulin will announce that the company is expecting another strong performance in 2018. Thulin will outline how the 3M Playbook is creating significant value, while emphasizing ongoing investments to support growth, strengthen the portfolio and increase productivity. “The 3M team is delivering a robust performance in 2017, and ismore...
  • 12/11/17 7:50 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M today announced that it has entered into agreements related to the sale of substantially all of its Communication Markets Division to Corning Incorporated, for $900 million, subject to closing and other adjustments. This business consists of optical fiber and copper passive connectivity solutions for the telecommunications industry including 3M’s xDSL, FTTx, and structured cabling solutions and, in certain countries,more...
  • 12/5/17 10:00 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and the University of Minnesota today announced a major investment by 3M to benefit the next generation of scientists, engineers and business leaders. 3M’s $26 million investment in the University’s Driven campaign, which spans a 10-year period, includes a new $8 million commitment to support scholarships and outreach programs. This investment is helping to build a pipeline of high-performing and diverse global talent, integratemore...
  • 12/4/17 10:30 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and 3M Innovative Properties Co. filed a patent infringement lawsuit in federal district court in Wilmington, Del., last week against Kerr Corporation. The suit alleges that Kerr Corporation’s SonicFill™ 2 and Harmonize™ dental composite materials infringe 3M’s patent rights directed to nanotechnology used in 3MTM FiltekTM Supreme universal dental restoratives. 3M’s patented nanotechnology enables high aesthetic quality, strengthmore...
  • 11/17/17 11:17 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently updated its recommendation on use of chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings in its globally-recognized Guidelines for the Prevention of Intravascular Catheter-Related Infections (2011). The new recommendation calls for use of chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings with an FDA-cleared label that specifies a clinical indication for reducing catheter-related bloodstream infection (CRBSI) or catheter-more...
  • 11/15/17 8:45 am CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today that Kristen Ludgate is appointed senior vice president, Corporate Communications and Enterprise Services, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Kristen will replace Kimberly Price, who has announced her intention to retire, effective March 1, 2018. “Kristen is a highly accomplished leader with a proven track record of success across multiple functions at 3M,” said Inge Thulin, 3M chairman, president and chief executive officer. “more...
  • 11/14/17 3:32 pm CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 3M Board of Directors (NYSE:MMM) today declared a dividend on the company’s common stock of $1.175 per share for the fourth quarter of 2017, payable Dec. 12, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Nov. 24, 2017. 3M has paid dividends to its shareholders without interruption for more than 100 years. As of Sept. 30, 2017, 3M had 595,608,108 common shares outstanding and 79,174 shareholders ofmore...
  • 11/14/17 8:00 am CST
    DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M announced today it has collaborated with Orange Silicon Valley, the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, and Allied Control to demonstrate high-density, high-efficiency graphics processing unit (GPU) computing. The high-density server – operating in an Allied Control two-phase immersion cooling system – is on display in 3M booth #2081 at Supercomputing 2017. The 20 GPU server, specially-configured and donated by Orange Siliconmore...
  • 11/13/17 12:30 pm CST
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced the following investor events: Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference 2017 in Boston, Mass., on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. Nick Gangestad, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at 10:15 a.m. EST. 3M 2018 Outlook Meeting in New York, N.Y., on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. EST and is scheduled to adjourn at noon ESTmore...
  • 10/31/17 4:16 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The future is bright for lingual orthodontic treatment and the Incognito™ System, as demonstrated at the 2017 Incognito Appliance System International User Meeting, held in October in Paris, France. More than 150 orthodontists from 25 countries around the world recently gathered for a conference of lectures, workshops, networking events and a poster symposium. Representing 5 different continents, 13 experts in lingual treatmentmore...