Star Tribune Top Workplaces 2015
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Lake Forest, IL
’13, ’14, ’15
Grainger is a business-to-business distributor of products used to maintain, repair or operate a facility. Millions of customers worldwide rely on Grainger for pumps, motors, hand tools, janitorial supplies and much more. These customers represent a broad collection of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, government and hospitality. They place orders for Grainger products at local branches, online, via fax or over the phone. More than 3,500 manufacturers supply Grainger with approximately one million products that are either stocked in Grainger’s distribution centers, available online or available through sourcing.
These industrial products are shipped either directly to customers or to Grainger branches for local availability.
“Grainger has created the perfect work/life balance that I can imagine in my life and I wouldn't trade that for anything.”
“Grainger is a solid company that dominates the industry as #1 and I am compensated well for my job.”
“My job is challenging and rewarding, when I need support, I get it. ”
“Opportunity to work on high-profile high potential customers with impactful results. ”