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W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW)

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980.90+7.44 (+0.76%)
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978.60 -2.30 (-0.23%)
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W.W. Grainger, Inc.

100 Grainger Parkway
Lake Forest, IL 60045-5201
United States
847 535 1000

IndustryIndustrial Distribution
Full Time Employees23,200

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Donald G. MacphersonChairman & CEO4.23M8.24M1968
Ms. Deidra Cheeks MerriwetherCFO & Senior VP1.83MN/A1969
Ms. Paige K. RobbinsSenior VP & President of Grainger Business Unit1.84M592.22k1969
Ms. Laurie R. ThomsonVP, Controller & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1975
Mr. Jonny LeRoySenior VP & CTON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Kyle BlandVice President of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Nancy L. Berardinelli-KrantzSenior VP & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1978
Mr. Masaya SuzukiManaging Director of Endless Assortment BusinessN/AN/A1975
Mr. Barry GreenhouseSenior Vice President of Merchandising & Supplier ManagementN/AN/A1973
Ms. Julie MyerholtzVP & Chief Information Security OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


W.W. Grainger, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes maintenance, repair, and operating products and services primarily in North America, Japan, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company operates through two segments, High-Touch Solutions N.A. and Endless Assortment. The company provides safety, security, material handling and storage equipment, pumps and plumbing equipment, cleaning and maintenance, and metalworking and hand tools. It also offers technical support and inventory management services. The company serves smaller businesses to large corporations, government entities, and other institutions, as well as commercial, healthcare, and manufacturing industries through sales and service representatives, and electronic and ecommerce channels. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

W.W. Grainger, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 28, 2024 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.