Meanwhile, U.S. markets were modestly supported by MMM, which reported in-line earnings. Operating income rose across all divisions, with sales climbing 4.9 percent. MMM is a truly global company: only 36 percent of revenues are in the U.S., while 29 percent are from Asia/Pacific and 23 percent from EMEA. Additionally, 12 percent in Latin America/Canada.
They are far more than just Post It Notes and Scotch tape—they make literally thousands of products and work in automotive, marine and aircraft. They make coated materials, filtration products, and adhesives, among other things.
The company also boasts a Health Care division that services hospitals and dental offices, and a Safety, Security and Protection Services division makes locks and other security products.