3M to acquire Mercury


26 July 2005 – St Paul (MN): 3M has agreed to acquire technology provider Mercury Online Solutions.


Robert Doughty, VP of 3M’s commercial graphics division, said: "The addition of Mercury Online Solutions’ digital signage networks is a natural extension of 3M’s existing graphics business and allows us to use our global services platform."


The acquisition is expected to close in August. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.