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W.W. Grainger Overview

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Lake Forest, IL
10000+ employees
1927
Company - Public (GWW)
Wholesale
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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Working at W.W. Grainger

W.W. Grainger distributes more than 1 million industrial products, from supplies to equipment and tools. The short list has electrical devices, fasteners, fleet maintenance equipment, hand tools, hardware, janitorial, lighting, office supplies, power and plumbing tools, safety ... Read more

W.W. Grainger Reviews

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Greenville, SC
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Greenville, SC
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    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay and profit sharing trust

    Cons

    Finish time are different each day

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W.W. Grainger Photos

W.W. Grainger photo of: Downtown Chicago Office
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W.W. Grainger photo of: Downtown Chicago Office
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W.W. Grainger Interviews

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    Corporate Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lake Forest, IL
    No Offer

    Interview

    Phone Interview, Face to Face with 2 people & then another of the same on the same day.

    Interview Questions

    • What did your most recent manager give you in a performance review as negative performance? What was it? What did you do?   1 Answer
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W.W. Grainger Awards & Accolades

  • B2B E-Commerce Player of the Year, Internet Retailer Excellence Awards, 2015
  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
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