Strong and solid at 3M


3M has posted a 16 per cent increase in Q4 income, as a result of strong performances in its OP supplies and industrial products businesses. Q4 earnings stood at $720 million, up from $619 million, in the year-ago quarter.

Total sales were up 7.9 per cent to $5.09 billion from $4.72 billion a year ago.

St Paul (MN)