An Ecosystem of Ideas
We reduce the weight of power lines so they can carry more power to more people. We help manufacturers use less while accomplishing more. We automate health care data so the right people get the right information. Across the globe, 3M is inspiring innovation and igniting progress, all while contributing to true global sustainable development through environmental protection, corporate and social responsibility and economic progress. We are applying our science and innovation to make a real impact in every person’s life around the world.
With $32 billion in sales and operations in more than 70 countries, 3M sells more than 60,000 products and employs close to 90,000 people worldwide (12000+ researchers) who collaborate actively to design, manufacture and engage in the delivery of innovative products & services. 3M Science is the foundation of our 46 technology platforms that combine in unique and imaginative ways, leading to innovative solutions for a variety of industries like Automotive, Commercial Solutions, Communications, Consumer, Design & Construction, Electronics, Energy, Health Care, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas, Safety & Transportation.
3M has over a 100 year track record of being one of the most innovative companies worldwide. In 2014, 3M earned its 100,000th patent, a testament to the strength and resilience of our innovation engine and we continue to earn an average of 3,000 patents every year. 3M is also one of the 30 companies in the Dow & Jones Industrial Average and a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.3M in India
3M was established in India in 1988 and has completed more than 25 years of operations. 3M headquarters is based in Bengaluru with branch offices at Mumbai, Gurgaon, Pune, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Chennai. 3M leverages its global innovation expertise to develop homegrown solutions that address unique needs of diverse customers in Indian markets. 3M has invested in Innovation Centers at Bengaluru and Gurgaon to boost local product development and its manufacturing footprint is spread across Bengaluru, Pune and Ahmedabad. From products that improve manufacturing efficiency and impact healthcare delivery to safety markers that help increase road visibility, everyday kitchen aids and car care products, today, 3M innovation touches millions of Indians – making lives easier and better.3M Businesses in India