Loath to be stuck in one industry, 3M makes everything from tape to high-tech security gear. The diversified company's products fall under four segment categories: Safety & Industrial, Transportation & Electronics, Health Care, and Consumer. 3M boasts some of the world's most recognizable consumer brands including Post-it notes, Scotch tapes, Scotchgard fabric protectors, Scotch-Brite scouring pads, Filtrete home air filters, and ACE bandages. 3M sells products directly to users and through numerous wholesalers, retailers, distributors, and dealers worldwide. The company generates about 60% of its sales outside the US. 3M was founded in 1902 as a small mining venture in Northern Minnesota called Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company.
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- EMPLOYEES (This Site) 10,000
- EMPLOYEES (All Sites) 96,163
- ASSETS (MIL USD) 44,659
- SALES (MIL USD) 32,136
- TICKER SYMBOL MMM
- Incorporated 1902
- FISCAL YEAR END MAR
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Michael F RomanChairman of the Board
NICHOLAS C GANGESTADSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
JOHN P BANOVETZSenior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
JULIE L BUSHMANExecutive and International Operations Vice President