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Grainger reports 13% sales pop in May

June 11, 2012
W.W. Grainger Inc., Lake Forest, Ill, reported a 13% sales increase for May 2012. Results for the month included a five-percentage point contribution from acquisitions and a one-percentage point decline from foreign exchange. Organic sales on a daily ...

W.W. Grainger Inc., Lake Forest, Ill, reported a 13% sales increase for May 2012. Results for the month included a five-percentage point contribution from acquisitions and a one-percentage point decline from foreign exchange. Organic sales on a daily basis increased 9 percent, including six points from volume and three percentage points from price. Details