Grainger Reports First-Quarter Sales Increase

April 24, 2020 Grainger Reports First-Quarter Sales Increase

W.W. Grainger Inc. has reported first-quarter sales of US$3 billion, an increase of 7.2% year-over-year.

Grainger’s reported adjusted operating earnings for the quarter were $343 million, a decrease of 6% compared to the same time period last year. The company’s adjusted earnings per share were $4.48, a 6% decline from the first quarter of 2019.

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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