Grainger Reports Rise in 1st-Quarter Sales

May 4, 2021 Grainger Reports Rise in 1st-Quarter Sales

W.W. Grainger Inc. has reported first-quarter sales of US$3.1 billion, an increase of 5.9% year-over-year.

Grainger’s adjusted operating earnings for the quarter were $,358 million, up 4% compared to the same period last year. The company’s adjusted earnings per share were $4.48, a 40% jump from the first quarter of 2020. Grainger reported its daily sales climbed 27.4% compared to 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