W.W. Grainger, Inc.: SWOT Analysis & Company Profile
- ID: 1465948
- September 2010
- 22 pages
- Business Review
Business Review’s W.W. Grainger, Inc. contains a company overview, key facts, locations and subsidiaries, news and events as well as a SWOT analysis of the company.
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W.W. Grainger, Inc. (Grainger) is a US based supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products. The company engages in the distribution of facilities maintenance products to the businesses and institutions. In addition, Grainger provides associated services and related information to its clients. The company serves about two million customers including institutions through its network of branches, distribution centers and Web sites, across 153 countries. The company reaches its customers across the world through multiple marketing channels such as direct marketing, sales representatives and catalog marketing. It works with over 3,000 suppliers in distributing over 900,000 products – from adhesives to test instruments. Grainger operates over 600 branches, with more than 400 branches located in all the 50 US states. The company is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, the US. SHOW LESS READ MORE >
1. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Company Overview
2. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Key Facts
3. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Business Description
4. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Major Products and Services
5. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - History
6. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
6.1. SWOT Analysis - Overview
6.1.1. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Strengths
6.1.2. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Weaknesses
6.1.3. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Opportunities
6.1.4. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Threats
7. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Key Competitors
8. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Key Employees
9. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
10. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Company Statement
11. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries
11.1. Head Office
11.2. Other Locations & Subsidiaries
12. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Financial Ratios
12.1. Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
12.2. Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
12.3. Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
12.4. Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
13. W.W. Grainger, Inc. - Share Data
14.2. Ratio Definitions
List of Tables
Table 1: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Key Facts
Table 2: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Major Products and Services
Table 3: W.W. Grainger, Inc. History
Table 4: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Key Employees
Table 5: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Key Employee Biographies
Table 6: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Subsidiaries
Table 7: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Locations
Table 8: W.W. Grainger, Inc., Ratios Based On Current Share Price
Table 9: W.W. Grainger, Inc., Annual Ratios
Table 10: W.W. Grainger, Inc., Interim Ratios
Table 11: W.W. Grainger, Inc., Share Data
Table 12: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Ratio Definitions
List of Figures
Figure 1: W.W. Grainger, Inc., Ratio Charts