Grainger Increases 3rd-Quarter Revenue

October 16, 2018 Grainger Increases 3rd-Quarter Revenue

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.

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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