3M is planning a new lab facility at its Maplewood headquarters, the company has told employees. The facility, to be home to 700 researchers, could open by 2014, KSTP reports. The company in recent years has shifted more of its research and development work overseas.
3M has been renovating its massive corporate campus since last year, the Star Tribune reported.
3M has been expanding its research and development work overseas, the Business Journal reported earlier this year.