3M was founded in Minnesota originally as a mining company. Since 1905, 3M has grown to become the leading brand that most people recognize in their offices and garages. 3M products are offered worldwide and specializes in adhesives, abrasives, laminates, protection, electronic materials, dental and health products, car care products, electronic circuits, optical films, and so much more. The company is constantly working to innovate and invent new products and items to make the world and everyday things a little easier. 3M's innovations have made it easier for us all to drive safer at night, made buildings safer, and helped put a man on the moon. The company has brought their innovations to over 200 countries and brings in $39.8 billion in global sales.