Log in
Login
Password
Remember
Lost password
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 

4-Traders Homepage  >  Shares  >  Nyse  >  3M Co    MMM   US88579Y1010

3M CO (MMM)

161
Delayed Quote. Delayed Nyse - 06/29 04:00:18 pm
153.95 USD   -2.00%
05:02p 3M : High-Tech Search for Missing Teen
04:04p 3M : could end body armor line after Army funding delayed
11:37a 3M : Water from Waste
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector news 

3M Co : 3M Ranks as One of the Top Innovators on Booz & Company List for Third Straight Year

11/01/2012 | 11:05am US/Eastern

3M has earned a top spot on Booz & Company's list of most innovative companies for the third consecutive year, ranking number three behind Apple and Google.

Booz & Company, a global management consulting firm, surveyed nearly 700 innovation leaders from companies worldwide to determine which companies those leaders see as the most innovative companies in the world.

In addition to the survey, Booz & Company also examined corporate R&D spending through its Global Innovation 1000 Study, which looked at the 1,000 public companies that spent the most on R&D in 2011. Last year, 3M spent approximately $1.6 billion on R&D. The studied revealed that the most innovative companies are not necessarily the biggest spenders. For example, among the Global Innovation 1000 companies 3M ranked 86th in R&D spending, while Apple and Google ranked 53rd and 26th respectively.

Earlier this year, 3M set a vision for the company that captures the essence of its innovative culture: 3M technology advancing every company; 3M products enhancing every home; and 3M innovation improving every life.

About 3M
3M captures the spark of new ideas and transforms them into thousands of ingenious products. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better. 3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. With $30 billion in sales, 3M employs 84,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 65 countries. For more information, visit www.3M.com or follow @3MNews on Twitter.

3M
Donna Fleming Runyon, 651-736-7646


© Business Wire 2012
React to this article
Latest news on 3M CO
05:02p 3M : High-Tech Search for Missing Teen
04:04p 3M : could end body armor line after Army funding delayed
11:37a 3M : Water from Waste
06/26DJDENNIS MUILENBURG : Boeing's Incoming CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, Is Engineer With S..
06/26 AGC NETWORKS : Purchase IT equipment: 19 inch width and 42U High Server Rack Cab..
06/25 3M : An Unlikely Scientist
06/25 3M : Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit in Germany to Protect Dental Ceramic Tech..
06/25 3M : Political Refugee Finds New Home Thanks to Legal Team; 3M Legal Affairs Rel..
06/25 3M : Screens, screens, everywhere; Gleicher now offers device manufacturers scre..
06/25 3M : Applying the Alphabet to Venous Leg Ulcer Management
Advertisement
Chart
Duration : Period :
3M Co Technical Analysis Chart | MMM | US88579Y1010 | 4-Traders
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials