Grainger Reports 2nd-Quarter Sales IncreaseJuly 24, 2019
W.W. Grainger Inc. has reported second-quarter sales of US$2.9 billion, an increase of 1 percent year-over-year.
Grainger’s reported operating earnings for the quarter were $380 million, up 10 percent compared to the same time period last year. The company’s earnings per share were $4.67, a 12 percent increase from the second quarter of 2018.
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.