R&D Remains the “Heartbeat” of 3M

While 3M is 116 years old, the company continues to churn out new products like a young startup. Research and development remains the heartbeat of 3M with the company spending $1.9 billion or 6% of sales in 2017 on research and development to drive organic growth and new products … Top priorities for growth today include automotive electrification, advanced wound care, connected safety, data centers, structural adhesives, filtration, air quality and population health … read more