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August 19, 2013

The Exchange, Safeway and Walmart were among the companies identified as the nation's top veteran-friendly companies by the U.S. Veterans Magazine last week.

IRVINE, Calif. — The Exchange, Safeway and Walmart were among the companies identified as the nation's top veteran-friendly companies by the U.S. Veterans Magazine last week. The publication released the results of its 2013 evaluation of the nation's top veteran-friendly companies, which also included 3M, the Coca-Cola Company, Kellogg Co., Novartis, Sears Holdings and Target, following a poll of Fortune 1000 companies.  

March 19, 2013

The Post-it brand from 3M introduced the Post-it Mobile Collection, a new line of attach-and-go products for more efficient and effective organization for consumers on the go, the company announced.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Post-it brand from 3M introduced the Post-it Mobile Collection, a new line of attach-and-go products for more efficient and effective organization for consumers on the go, the company announced today.

The new Post-it Mobile Collection features a variety of specially designed products to stick, insert and clip to everyday items. The attach-and-go products work together, allowing customization of a portable organization system.

March 11, 2013

The Post-it brand from 3M announces the launch of Post-it Big Pads, the company said.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Post-it brand from 3M announces the launch of Post-it Big Pads, the company announced this weekend at the SXSW 2013 trade show.

September 7, 2012

3M has expanded its Filtrete brand to include new water filtration products.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M has expanded its Filtrete brand to include new water filtration products.

3M said Filtrete — which initially carried air filtration products for heating and cooling systems — now touts a water filtration products line that includes four different filtration levels and three types of installed systems, so homeowners can customize their selections based on their water filtration needs.

July 20, 2012

PepsiCo announced it has elected the former leader of 3M to its board of directors.

PURCHASE, N.Y. — PepsiCo announced it has elected the former leader of 3M to its board of directors.

The company said Sir George Buckley, who currently serves as chairman of private equity firm Arle Capital LLP, will join the board and audit committee on Sept. 19. Prior to his role at Arle Capital, Buckley served as chairman, president and CEO of 3M.

July 13, 2012

3M on Wednesday announced that reality star Ryan Sutter has signed on as spokesman for Ace Brand beginning with the launch of the Ace Brand Champion Challenge, which runs from July 11 through Sept. 10.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M on Wednesday announced that reality star Ryan Sutter has signed on as spokesman for Ace Brand beginning with the launch of the ACE Brand Champion Challenge, which runs from July 11 through Sept. 10. The Ace Brand Champion Challenge encourages people to share stories and photographs on ACEBrand.com/Champions that demonstrate what makes them or someone they know a champion.

June 24, 2012

Fresh is driving new trips to drug stores — there is no denying. But, in general, drug stores have been good at creating more reasons to shop their stores. DSN identified a few hot consumables and GM products that are likely to help grow impulse purchases.

Fresh is driving new trips to drug stores — there is no denying. But, in general, drug stores have been good at creating more reasons to shop their stores. DSN identified a few hot consumables and GM products that are likely to help grow impulse purchases.

May 24, 2012

3M has rolled out a new product that's designed to remove odors found throughout one's home.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M has rolled out a new product that's designed to remove odors found throughout one's home.

The Filtrete odor reduction filter is designed to remove such odors as those from cooking, tobacco smoke, pets, mildew and cleaning chemicals — while also helping to improve the air quality in the home, 3M said.

The Filtrete portfolio of products includes air filters, air purifiers and replacement filters, room air conditioner filters, under-sink water systems, a water station and water pitcher.

May 14, 2012

3M on Monday announced the fourth annual Nexcare give program, a nationwide initiative that in partnership with the American Red Cross helps raise awareness around the need for blood donations.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M on Monday announced the fourth annual Nexcare give program, a nationwide initiative that in partnership with the American Red Cross helps raise awareness around the need for blood donations.

“We are so grateful to all donors for their lifesaving work. Each blood donation can help save up to three lives, so what better way to serve your community than by giving blood regularly,” said Dan Waxman, president of America’s Blood Centers.

May 4, 2012

3M has introduced two Natural View screen protector products.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M has introduced two Natural View screen protector products.

3M said its Natural View anti-glare screen protectors, now available for purchase in select Target stores, help to enhance the viewing experience on mobile devices when outdoors or in bright light conditions and provide durable protection for smartphone and tablet screens, as well as matte-finish glare reduction for a clear image, while maintaining a smooth-touch feel.

June 9, 2011

3M’s Nexcare bandages, in partnership with the American Red Cross and model Niki Taylor, on Thursday announced the third annual Nexcare Give program on World Blood Donor Day on June 14.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M’s Nexcare bandages, in partnership with the American Red Cross and model Niki Taylor, on Thursday announced the third annual Nexcare Give program on World Blood Donor Day on June 14.

April 18, 2011

3M announced that it has launched the first-of-its-kind Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M announced that it has launched the first-of-its-kind Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape.

Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape — which includes a refillable dispenser, packaging and tape — is made from more than 75% renewable or recycled materials, the company reported. The boxed refill roll, including packaging, is made from more than 65% renewable or recycled materials.

March 8, 2011

3M's skin and wound care division has launched an easy-to-apply cream that is designed to relieve skin discomforts caused by fungal infections.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M's skin and wound care division has launched an easy-to-apply cream that is designed to relieve skin discomforts caused by fungal infections.

New Cavilon antifungal cream, which is available in 2-oz. and 5-oz. tubes, is enriched with water-repelling ingredients, including 2% miconazole nitrate, an active ingredient that has been clinically proven to treat tinea corporis (ringworm), tinea pedis (athlete’s foot) and tinea cruris (jock itch), 3M said. The product also is approved for use on fungal infections caused by Candida albicans.

November 8, 2010

3M Skin and Wound Care has announced the relaunch of the 3M Cavilon professional skin...

ST. PAUL, Minn. 3M Skin and Wound Care has announced the relaunch of the 3M Cavilon professional skin care line, a range of products to help prevent skin damage from moisture, friction and adhesive trauma, following research and surveys of caregivers and clinicians.

The revamped line has new, innovative packaging to easily identify the right product for a specific need.

September 14, 2010

3M has added two new products to its line of pocket projectors, making it convenient...

ST. PAUL, Minn. 3M has added two new products to its line of pocket projectors, making it convenient to share presentations, videos and more.

The 3M MP160 and MP180 offer 30 lumens of brightness and a two-hour battery life. The projectors also include a touch screen, Wi-Fi connectivity and Bluetooth compatibility, as well as an integrated MP3 player, four gigabytes of internal memory, a micro SD card slot and USB outlet.

August 29, 2010

Microlite Tech has launched a new product designed to illuminate remote controls....

KALAHEO, Hawaii Microlite Tech has launched a new product designed to illuminate remote controls.

The new Pop-up Microlite is a nickel-sized LED light -- designed to illuminate both the buttons and text on a remote in the dark or dim lighting -- that sticks to nearly any remote control using 3M adhesive backing.

The Pop-up Microlite comes in a high-tech glossy black and is available at retail stores for a suggested retail price of $9.99.

July 15, 2010

3M has developed a bargain-shopping widget with the help of its Post-it brand....

May 31, 2010

3M has acquired a hand hygiene and skin care products manufacturer, the company announced Friday....