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11/20/17Grainger Earns Top Marks on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index
Human Rights Campaign Foundation Scores Grainger 100 Percent on Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality for Fourth Straight Year CHICAGO, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, earned a perfect score on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the fourth consecutive year and the designation of a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the H... 
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11/10/17Grainger Provides Outlook At Analyst Meeting
Reiterates 2017 guidance and issues 2018 EPS guidance of $10.60 to $11.80 CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today held its Annual Analyst Meeting in Lake Forest, Ill. DG Macpherson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, hosted the event. The meeting also included a presentation from Ron Jadin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. ... 
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11/08/17Grainger Survey of Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship Recipients Reveals Optimism about Skilled and Certified Workforce Careers
Survey Also Indicates Lower Consideration from High School Graduates CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today released results of a survey aimed at understanding the attitudes, motivations and opinions of those pursuing careers in the skilled trades, supply chain management and public safety. Grainger surveyed 21... 
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11/06/17Grainger To Host Annual Analyst Meeting
CHICAGO, Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, will host its Annual Analyst Meeting on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, in Lake Forest, Ill.  Chairman and Chief Executive Officer D.G. Macpherson will host the event.  The meeting will also include a presentation from Ron Jadin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. The event will be webcast live beginning at ... 
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10/27/17Grainger Receives 'Follow-On' Multiple Award Schedule From The General Services Administration
CHICAGO, Oct. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today announced that it was awarded a follow-on Schedule 51V contract by the General Services Administration (GSA), which will enable Grainger to continue doing business with Federal government customers. The new contract will go into effect on Nov. 10, 2017, with an initial five-year term and can be renewed for ... 
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10/25/17Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend
CHICAGO, Oct. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE: GWW) today declared a cash dividend of $1.28 per share payable on Dec. 1, 2017, to shareholders of record on Nov. 13, 2017. About Grainger W.W. Grainger, Inc., with 2016 sales of $10.1 billion, is North America's leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products (MRO), with operations also in Europe, Asia and Latin America.   View original content:http://www.prnewswire.c... 
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10/17/17Grainger Reports Results For The 2017 Third Quarter
Company Narrows 2017 Guidance and Maintains EPS Midpoint Quarterly Summary - Sales of $2.6 billion, up 3 percent on a daily basis - U.S. segment volume up 7 percent - Reported EPS of $2.79, down 9 percent - Adjusted EPS of $2.90, down 5 percent CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported results for the 2017 third quarter ended September 30, 2017.  Sales of $2.6 billion increased 2 percent versus the third quarter of 2016.  There were 63 selling d... 
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09/07/17Grainger To Present At The Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conference
CHICAGO, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products (MRO) serving businesses and institutions, today announced that D.G. Macpherson, Chief Executive Officer will present at the Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conference in Laguna Beach, Calif., on September 14, 2017, at 11:40 a.m. PDT. Interested parties can access the live audio webcast of the presentation in the News and Events section of Grainger's Inve... 
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08/29/17Grainger Earns High Marks on 2017 Disability Equality Index and Named A "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion"
Disabilities-Focused Business Resource Group Forming for Team Members CHICAGO, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, earned high marks on the 2017 Disability Equality Index (DEI) and the designation of being a "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion" by the American Association of People with Disabilities and the U.S. Business Leadership Network. The achi... 
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