It's been a while since 3M (NYSE:MMM) wowed us with a new product. But new CEO Inge Thulin has put the focus back on R&D and is hoping to pick up the pace of organic growth. The Motley Fool's Erin Miller sat down with contributor Travis Hoium to see what this means for the stock.

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