DIVIDENDS

3M Co., Maplewood, declared a quarterly dividend of 52.5 cents per share payable March 12 to shareholders of record Feb. 19.

PepsiAmericas Inc., Minneapolis, declared a quarterly dividend of 14 cents per share payable April 1 to shareholders of record March 5.

NEW BUSINESS

International Dairy Queen, Minneapolis, announced international expansion plans for 2010 that include opening its first locations in Macau and Egypt.

NEW PRODUCTS

Allianz Life Insurance Co. of North America, Minneapolis, launched Allianz Pro V1 Annuity, a fixed-index annuity that provides protection, guarantees and a bond index allocation strategy with the power of annual reset.