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W.W. GRAINGER, INC.

(GWW)
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Delayed Nyse  -  04:00 2022-09-28 pm EDT
493.83 USD   +1.38%
09/27Grainger Named One of the Fortune Best Workplaces for Women™ in 2022
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09/21WW Grainger Sets 2025 Financial Targets, Affirms 2022 Guidance
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09/21W.W. Grainger Issues Full-Year 2025 Guidance; Reaffirms 2022 Outlook
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Business Summary
Logo W.W. Grainger, Inc.
W.W Grainger, Inc. specializes in professional distribution of industrial supplies and equipment. The group supplies businesses and institutions with maintenance equipment, industrial safety supplies, service and maintenance parts, lighting products, ventilation equipment, pumps and plumbing products, etc.

At the end of 2020, products are marketed through a network of 407 branches (of which 287 in the United States and 49 in Canada), 29 distribution centers (of which 17 in the United States and 5 in Canada), through catalogues and the Internet.

Net sales are distributed geographically as follows: the United States (72.6%), Canada (4%) and other (23.4%).

Number of employees : 24 200 people.
Sales per Business
2021
High-Touch Solutions N.A.10 186.0078.2%
Endless Assortment2 576.0019.8%
Other260.002%
USD in Million
Sales per region
20202021Delta
United States9 200.0078%10 236.0078.6% +11.26%
Japan--1 705.0013.1%-
Canada494.004.2%560.004.3% +13.36%
Other Foreign Countries2 103.0017.8%521.004% -75.23%
USD in Million
Managers
Name Title Age Since
Donald Macpherson Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 53 2017
Deidra Merriwether Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President 52 2021
Jonny LeRoy Chief Technology Officer & Vice President - 2020
Kyle Bland Vice President-Investor Relations - -
Hugo Dubovoy Secretary & Vice President - 2015
Paige Robbins President-Grainger Business Unit & Senior VP 52 2021
Julie Myerholtz Chief Information Security Officer & VP - 2021
Amy Albano Senior Director-Global Trade Compliance - -
Masaya Suzuki Managing Director & Head-On line Business 47 2020
Barry Greenhouse Senior Vice President-Global Supply Chain 48 2004
Members of the board
Name Title Age Since
Donald Macpherson Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 53 2017
Neil S. Novich Independent Director 66 2011
Michael James Roberts Independent Director 70 2011
V. Ann Hailey Independent Director 70 2011
Stuart L. Levenick Lead Independent Director 68 -
Ernest Santi Independent Director 59 2011
Rodney C. Adkins, Dr. Independent Director 62 2014
Beatriz R. Perez Independent Director 51 2017
Lucas E. Watson Independent Director 50 2017
Susan Williams Independent Director 52 2020
Equities
Vote QuantityFree-FloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Stock A 1 109,580,922 45,962,774 41.9% 58,709,727 53.6% 41.9%
Shareholders
NameEquities%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 5,267,358 10.4%
Susan Williams 5,189,488 10.2%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) 3,095,300 6.08%
Sands Capital Management LLC 2,961,702 5.82%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 2,112,304 4.15%
PRIMECAP Management Co. 2,008,466 3.95%
Capital Research & Management Co. 1,962,300 3.86%
ClearBridge Investments LLC 1,797,381 3.53%
Walter Scott & Partners Ltd. 1,631,267 3.21%
Longview Partners LLP 1,281,802 2.52%
Holdings
NameEquities%Valuation
MONOTARO CO., LTD. (3064) 250,112,000 49.9% 4,553,886,728 USD
Markets and indexes
- Main Market
- S&P 500 /
Company contact information
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
100 Grainger Parkway
IL 60045-5201 Lake Forest, Illinois

Phone : +1 847 535 1000
Fax : +1 847 535 0878
web site : https://invest.grainger.com/home/default.aspx
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Sector Industrial Machinery & Equipment Wholesale