5/1/14 7:08 am CDT
A campanha Defenda Seus Pés conta com uma ação na TV aberta e com um concurso cultural online que oferece prêmios em vale-compras de calçados
A Nexcare™, marca de Cuidados Pessoais da 3M, apresenta a segunda fase
da campanha “Defenda seus pés com Nexcare™”. Com novos
investimentos em ações de mídia e sampling na web e no PDV, nos meses de
maio e junho, a empresa visa apresentar os benefícios dos produtos da
linha na vida das mulheres modernas apaixonadas por sapatos.
Na mídia online, a campanha será feita pela agência Pólvora, a partir do
dia 19 de maio até 13 de junho, pormore...
5/1/14 7:08 am CDT
Lançamentos estarão expostos na Feira Internacional da Mecânica, que acontece entre os dias 20 e 24 de maio de 2014, no Anhembi, em São Paulo.
A 3M do Brasil apresenta ao mercado os Novos Discos de Corte 3M™
Cubitron™ II, uma linha especial de discos Premium no setor de abrasivos
industriais, indicada para corte de chapas, tubos, barras e perfis
metálicos, tanto em aço carbono e suas ligas, como em Inox.
A divisão de Lixas e Abrasivos Industrial e a marca Scotch-Brite
exibirão os lançamentos na Feira Internacional da Mecânica, o mais
completo evento da indústria. Em um estandemore...
4/30/14 10:55 am CDT
New protection product helps workers see their device screens more clearly in high-glare lighting environments
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--From under the harsh florescent lights found in office buildings to the
bright, natural rays coming through the window of a coffee shop, today’s
workforce is constantly viewing information on their computer screens in
less than optimal lighting situations. This, coupled with a rise in
devices with glossy displays being released by computer manufacturers,
has forced employees to close the blinds, change their computer’s angle
or even move themore...
4/24/14 6:30 am CDT
- Organic local-currency sales growth of 4.6 percent
- Operating income margins of 21.9 percent, up 0.3 percentage points year-on-year
- Earnings of $1.79 per share, up 11.2 percent
- Returned $2.3 billion to shareholders via dividends and gross share repurchases
- Increased first-quarter per-share dividend by 35 percent
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today reported first-quarter earnings of $1.79 per share,
an increase of 11.2 percent versus the first quarter of 2013. Sales grew
2.6 percent year-on-year to $7.8 billion. Organic local-currency sales
grew 4.6 percent while currency impacts reduced sales by 2.0 percent
First-quarter operating income was $1.7 billion, operating income
margins were 21.9 percent and net income was $1.2 billion. The companymore...
4/23/14 2:08 pm CDT
Lock three times stronger than Velcro® Industrial Strength Fasteners*
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to a study conducted by Houzz & Home1, more
than half of homeowners are moving forward with renovation projects,
with 42 percent motivated to improve storage, organization and
efficiency. As a growing number of homeowners take on do-it-yourself
projects, Scotch Brand is launching new Scotch Extreme Fasteners, tested
and proven to lock three times stronger than Velcro® Industrial Strength
4/22/14 9:00 am CDT
Technology advancements include complete solventless manufacturing process, layflat liners and air-release constructions
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With a 30-year history as a reliable workhorse for converters and OEMs,
3M™ High Performance Acrylic Adhesive 200MP is about to get even better.
Enhancements to the product’s liner technology are raising the standard
of performance for its adhesive family, used in bonding to metal and
high surface energy plastics (higher than 37 dynes/cm), with
improvements in both sustainability and liner technology. With
applications ranging from ATMs, vehiclemore...
4/22/14 7:50 am CDT
Company marks Earth Day with record-setting recognition from EPA
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As environmental concerns and energy efficiency become increasingly top
of mind for many people around the world, corporate social
responsibility migrates from just a watchword to a strategic initiative
for responsible institutions to demonstrate their commitment to these
ideals. Together, the actions of consumers, academia, and industry can
tremendously impact energy expenditures and conservation. The U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)more...
4/17/14 6:12 pm CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced the following investor events:
First-quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Thurs., April
24, 2014, at 8 a.m. CDT. The live webcast, press release and
supporting slide presentation will be available on 3M’s Investor
Relations website at http://investor.3M.com.
The earnings call may also be accessed at (800) 762-2596 within the
U.S. or +1 (212) 231-2916 outside the U.Smore...
4/15/14 9:38 am CDT
Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sheeting and Stamark™ Pavement Marking Tape among innovations
Ever since the first fully-reflective traffic sign was installed in the U.S. city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1939, 3M innovation has been making roadways around the world safer. This year, 3M is celebrating the 75th anniversary of reflective sheeting and honoring its legacy of traffic safety technology development that today includes high performance materials and comprehensive services.
Over its three-quarters of a century in the traffic safety industry, 3M has demonstratedmore...
4/15/14 9:29 am CDT
Funds benefit ATSSA and ARTBA Foundations for children of roadway workers
3M is preparing to donate up to $20,000 to scholarship funds this year as part of its 3M Visibly Safer Work Zones Project. Now in its third year, the project supports programs of the American Traffic Safety Services Foundation (ATSSF) and the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA TDF) that provide scholarships for children of roadway construction workers killed or permanently disabled on the job. To date, the project has donated $more...