W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW)

491.79
Delayed Data
As of Dec 03
 +3.78 / +0.77%
Today’s Change
356.23
Today|||52-Week Range
501.05
+20.44%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Distribution Services
INDUSTRY
Wholesale Distributors
MARKET CAP
$25.1B

Company Description

W.W. Grainger, Inc. operates as a supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products (MRO), with operations also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It operates through two segments: United States and Canada. The United States segment offers a selection of MRO products and services through its eCommerce platforms, catalogs, branches and sales and service representatives. The Canada segment provides a combination of product breadth, local availability, speed of delivery, detailed product information and competitively priced products and services. The company was founded by William Wallace Grainger in 1927 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL.

Contact Information

W.W. Grainger, Inc.
100 Grainger Parkway
Lake Forest Illinois 60045-5201
P:(847) 535-1000
Investor Relations:
(847) 535-0809

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders37.59%
Individual stakeholders35.77%
Other institutional32.90%

Top Executives

Donald G. MacphersonChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Deidra Cheeks MerriwetherChief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Jonny LeRoyChief Technology Officer
John L. HowardSenior Vice President & General Counsel
Kathleen S. CarrollChief Human Resources Officer & Senior VP