3M is a American multinational conglomerate corporation based in St. Paul, Minnesota.
It was founded in 1902 at tTwo Harbors, Minnesota by Dr. Danley Budd, Henry Bryan, Hermon Cable, John Dwan. It was earlier known as Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company. 3M comprises of a group of companies with operations spanning across America, and through some of its businesses, the world. It produces more than 55000 products including : adhesives, laminates electronic, medical, dental and orthodontic products, electronic materials, medical products, car-care products . It is operational in more than 60 countries and caters to more than 200 countries with its diverse array of products. 3M employs over 88000 employees