3M is a diversified technology company serving customers and communities with innovative products and services. Each of our six businesses has earned leading global market positions. 3M delivers extensive range of products, technologies and solutions to our customers in more than 200 countries and our well-known brands include Scotch®, Post-it®, Scotchgard™, Scotch-Brite®, Filtrete™, Command™, Nexcare™, Vikuiti™ and Scotchprint®. 3M has more than 17,000 employees working in offices, manufacturing sites and distribution centres in more than 30 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. 3M sales in the EMEA region totalled $6.5 billion USD in 2007, representing 26.5% of the company’s total sales of $24.5 billion USD.