Grainger kicks off 2012 with 16% increase in 1Q sales

April 17, 2012
W.W. Grainger Inc., Lake Forest, Ill., got out of the blocks quickly in 2012, posting total 1Q 2012 sales results of $2.2 billion -- up 16% YTY over 1Q 2011. The company's U.S. sales for the same time period were up 11% to 1.7 billion. ...

W.W. Grainger Inc., Lake Forest, Ill., got out of the blocks quickly in 2012, posting total 1Q 2012 sales results of $2.2 billion -- up 16% YTY over 1Q 2011. The company's U.S. sales for the same time period were up 11% to 1.7 billion. Details