Grainger Increases 3rd-Quarter RevenueOctober 16, 2018
W.W. Grainger, Inc. has reported third-quarter sales of US$2.8 billion, an increase of 7.4 percent year-over-year.
Grainger’s adjusted operating earnings for the quarter were $332 million, up 15 percent versus $287 million in the 2017 second quarter. The company’s adjusted earnings per share were $4.19, a 44 percent increase compared to the same time period last year.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair, and operating products serving businesses and institutions in North America. It has an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit www.grainger.com.