W.W. Grainger
3.3 of 5 466 reviews
www.grainger.com Lake Forest, IL 5000+ Employees

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Account Relationship Manager (Current Employee)
Northbrook, IL

ProsTradition of service and quality. Leader in the industry and not content to stay pat. Best profit sharing plan I have ever seen.

ConsCompetition is changing at a quicker pace.

Advice to Senior ManagementRespect you have earned in based on the performance of your people not merely leadership. Respect your people more.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good Company to work for.

    Government Account Manager (Current Employee)
    Denver, CO

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Profit Sharing has been great over the years. Company has a good since of… Cons: Hard to advance in career within the company. Tender does not matter any longer within the company;… Advice to Senior Management: Pormote within more. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Payroll/staffing game

    Store Worker (Current Employee)
    Fairfield, NJ

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: A well established company, decent pay and benefits. Cons: Currently the company not replacing lost staff in branches. Instead its trying to continue to do business without new workers. Its the same thing that's… Advice to Senior Management: Management is trying to boast the stocks at all cost, but cutting the part timers hours and not replacing staff in branches (while creating admin… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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