Posts Tagged ‘ 3M ’

3M Hosts Workshop on Energy-Efficient Manufacturing

Sep 13th, 2012

In conjunction with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Energy Star Industrial Partnership, 3M recently hosted a workshop on energy-efficient manufacturing which was attended by representative from 30 regional companies. The workshop offered information on 3M’s energy management strategies as well as tools and resources to help reduce costs and environmental impact. “Our top-level leadership has […]

Former Window Film Dealer Advances to Finals Round of 3M Championship Golf Tournament

Aug 30th, 2012

Former owner of Pacific Window Films (PWF) Robert “Bob” Niger has found a new career in professional golf. After spending more than 20 years in the window film industry, Niger found success in golf after his retirement. He placed in the top 81-player field at the 3M Championship Golf Tournament in Blaine, Minn., on August […]

Meet the Supporters of the 2012 IWFC: 3M

Jul 5th, 2012

Editor’s Note: Window Film magazine is marking the days until the 2012 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ by introducing this year’s Supporters with company profiles. Over the next few weeks, we will be profiling each of the six Supporters you will see on the show floor—be sure to stay tuned. 3M is once again […]

3M Recognizes Dealers at Annual Film Dealer Conference

Mar 29th, 2012

3M dealers were presented with awards at the company’s Window Film Dealer Conference which took place in San Diego, Calif., this month. More than 200 dealers attended and joined the company in recognizing 3M’s top dealers. Columbia Filters, Inc, of Rutherford, N.J., was recognized as the National Dealer of the Year. Sun Control of Minnesota, […]

3M Takes Better Buildings Challenge In-House

Jan 19th, 2012

President Obama’s Better Buildings Initiative had the window film industry buzzing with interest in 2011. The 3M Company has taken that challenge in-house to make its own company more energy efficient. The initiative set a goal of improving energy-efficiency in commercial buildings by 20 percent by the year 2020. In the spirit of the Better […]

Schell Named Vice President of 3M’s Renewable Energy Division

Sep 22nd, 2011

Twenty-five years with 3M has led Alison Schell into her new role of vice president and general manager of its Renewable Energy Division. Schell will be providing strategic guidance to help expand the energy generation and energy conservation side of the business. “Alison has proven to be a valuable asset during her nearly 25 years […]

3M Introduces Exterior Window Film Prestige Series

Jul 21st, 2011

Exterior Window Film Prestige, 3M’s new product line just released in the United States, will feature three film grades, Exterior PR40, Exterior PR70 and Exterior PR90. The three film grades were created to block up to 99.9 percent of UV rays. The three films are applied to the outside of glass to reduce thermal stress […]