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January, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn. – January 30, 2014 − 3M (NYSE:MMM) today reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.62 per share, an increase of 14.9 percent versus the fourth quarter of 2012. Sales grew 2.4 percent year-on-year to $7.6 billion. Organic local-currency sales grew 3.4 percent, acquisitions added 0.7 percent to sales and currency impacts reduced sales by 1.7 percent year-on-year. Sales and per-share earnings were the highest of any fourth quarter in 3M’s history.
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January 2014
3M will be both exhibiting and presenting at the 2014 Mining Indaba conference. A topical calendar event, attended by the industry’s global and local ministers, senior executives and corporate mining heads annually will this year be attended by the 3M global and local senior executives: Vice President of Mining, Oil & Gas - Mr. Jeff Lavers, Technical Director of Mining, Oil & Gas - Mr. Jeff Tane and Global Business Director for Mining & Metallurgy Solutions - Mr. Henk Beukman.
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June, 2012
On World Environment Day, which took place this year on 5 June, 3M participated in The Greenest Event and showcased its 3M™ Novec™ Engineered Fluids; a family of products that includes aerosol cleaners, fire protection fluids and electronics coatings used in a diverse range of industries such as electronics, aerospace, automotive and cinemas.
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June, 2012
Hearing loss caused by exposure to noise at work continues to be a significant occupational hazard. With this in mind, 3M’s Hearing Protection solutions can play a vital part in avoiding employee health issues and limit the possibility of costly future litigation against the employer.
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 3M Middle East & Africa Announces Geographical Expansion across Nigeria and Kenya
Middle East & Africa, June 2012
In line with its robust growth plans for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, 3M a recognized leader in research and development has announced its expansion plans across Nigeria and Kenya in the African continent.
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May, 2012
3M Security Systems Division is an integral part of 3M’s US$ 30-billion global organisation. With some 30 years’ experience in the field of security products and technology 3M security products are in use in over 100 countries worldwide. With a range of products and solutions that serve the requirements of governments and organisations 3M hosted a Security Technology Fair in Pretoria, showcasing its offerings to officials in commerce and government.
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April, 2012
Innovation - the art and science of applying creativity to develop practical and novel solutions - has been the 3M Company’s hallmark for more than a century. It's more than a way of developing products; Innovation is part of our DNA.
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April 2012
HIP2B², the youth organization founded to promote the study of maths, science and technology-related subjects to develop entrepreneurial skills and analytical thinking, has brought on innovative multinational technology company 3M as a valued partner for the inaugural HIP2B² 3M Innovation Challenge.
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March, 2012
3M ESPE recently introduced a compelling addition to the company’s family of high-performance resin cements: RelyX™ Ultimate Adhesive Resin Cement for Dental use
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