June Fremont to be celebrated with World War II Honor Flight

June Fremont to be celebrated with World War II Honor Flight

June Fremont, who claims the honor of being 3M’s oldest employee at a very young 92, is a World War II veteran who has been selected to join a Twin Cities Honor Flight in Washingto ...

When you were watching the Sochi Games, did you notice these innovations?

When you were watching the Sochi Games, did you notice these innovations?

By Irina Mekhanik, 3M Russia If you were among the millions of people worldwide watching the televised sporting events in Sochi, Russia, chances are you weren’t paying attention to ...

Inside 3M’s lightning lab: ‘We test them until they blow up’

Inside 3M’s lightning lab: ‘We test them until they blow up’

Take a look inside 3M’s lightning lab  ─ yes, a lab where a 250,000-volt transformer tests the limits of 200 products each year. Bloomberg TV featured our high-voltage laboratory i ...

Winning Bigger: The 2014 National Sales Meeting

Winning Bigger: The 2014 National Sales Meeting

When Inge Thulin was growing up in Sweden and finishing his degree, he had a dream of working for an American company. “I had an individual tell me that sales is a very good starti ...

Low battery? New technology lets natural light charge mobile devices

Low battery? New technology lets natural light charge mobile devices

As consumers increasingly rely on their mobile devices for more than just phone calls, battery life is now a deciding factor in what device they purchase. Apps, gaming, movies, boo ...

How do you make a bobsled go faster?

How do you make a bobsled go faster?

The most critical parts on a bobsled are the metal runners that allow it to seamlessly glide across the snow on the track. These runners are precision-made to optimize performance ...

What Wall Street says about sales and earnings

What Wall Street says about sales and earnings

Following are comments from securities analysts after 3M reported fourth-quarter 2013 results.   John McNulty, Credit Suisse “Overall despite the quarter being on the lighter side, ...

Winning Bigger: The 2014 National Sales Meeting

When Inge Thulin was growing up in Sweden and finishing his degree, he had a dream of working for an American company. “I had an i more ...

March 24, 2014

Inside 3M’s lightning lab: ‘We test them until they blow up’

Take a look inside 3M’s lightning lab  ─ yes, a lab where a 250,000-volt transformer tests the limits of 200 products each year. B more ...

April 03, 2014