3M Company names Eric Quint as Chief Design Officer 3M announced that Eric Quint has joined the company as Chief Design Officer, effective April 1. He joins 3M with more than 20 years of extensive global experience and a distinguished design career at Royal Philips Electronics. Quint's most recent position was global head of Design Management and Consulting, vice president, Philips Design. He has held several senior-level design positions and directed award-winning global design teams across business-to-business and business-to-consumer industries including partnerships, alliances and brand licensing activities.
3M completes sale of Faab Fabricaunto business to Hills Numberplates 3M announced that 3M France has completed the sale of its Faab Fabricauto business to Hills Numberplates. Faab Fabricauto, a French manufacturer of license plates and signage solutions, was a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M and part of 3M's Traffic Safety and Security Division.