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Grainger's competitors and similar companies include MRC Global, MSC Industrial Direct, DXP Enterprises, Applied Industrial Technologies, Spire and Ferguson Enterprises.
Grainger
Grainger
W.W. Grainger is a company that distributes maintenance, repair, and operating products and services.
MRC Global
MRC Global
MRC Global is a distributor of pipe, valves, and fitting products and services to the energy industry.
MSC Industrial Direct
MSC Industrial Direct
MSC Industrial Direct is a company that distributes metalworking and MRO products.
DXP Enterprises
DXP Enterprises
DXP Enterprises is a company that specializes in industrial product and service distribution.
Applied Industrial Technologies
Applied Industrial Technologies
Applied Industrial Technologies is a company that distributes industrial products.
Spire
Spire
Spire (formerly The Laclede Group) is a company that engages in the purchase, retail distribution, sale, and marketing of natural gas through its subsidiaries.
Ferguson Enterprises
Ferguson Enterprises
Ferguson Enterprises is a company engaged in the distribution of plumbing and heating products.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1927
Founding Date
1921
Founding Date
1941
Founding Date
1908
Founding Date
1923
Founding Date
1857
Founding Date
1953
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Tags
Locations
Locations
Lake Forest, US HQ
Thornhill, CA
Mumbai, IN
Jakarta, ID
Guadalupe, MX
Caguas, PR
Cataño, PR
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Locations
Houston, US HQ
Jandakot, AU
Lytton, AU
Royal Park, AU
Antwerpen, BE
Sint Agatha Berchem, BE
Anzac, CA
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Locations
Melville, US HQ
Beamsville, CA
Edmonton, CA
Moncton, CA
Shanghai, CN
Dublin, IE
Apodaca, MX
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Locations
Houston, US HQ
Abilene, US
Amarillo, US
Anaheim, US
Bakersfield, US
Beaumont, US
Beaumont, US
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Locations
HQ
Albury, AU
Archerfield, AU
Berrimah, AU
Brooklyn, AU
Campbellfield, AU
Dandenong South, AU
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Locations
St. Louis, US HQ
Birmingham, US
Locations
HQ
Employees
Employees
23,0001% increase
Employees
2,84710% decrease
Employees
7,1315% increase
Employees
2,675
Employees
6,1571% increase
Employees
3,589
Employees
18,4111% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
46.4 b
Valuation ($)
917.2 m
Valuation ($)
5.5 b
Valuation ($)
550 m
Valuation ($)
7.3 b
Valuation ($)
3.3 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
26.1 k
Twitter followers
N/A
Twitter followers
4.7 k
Twitter followers
1.6 k
Twitter followers
1.1 k
Twitter followers
3.3 k
Twitter followers
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
16
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
43
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
14
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
2
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
62.5%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
62.79%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
28.57%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
3.8

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$15.2b (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
$3.4b (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
$4b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$1.5b (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
$4.4b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$2.7b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$9.4b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
$2.8b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
$2.4b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
$1.1b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
$3.1b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
$1.8b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
$5.8b (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
$610m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
$1.6b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
$422m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
$1.3b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
$887.9m (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
$1.6b (FY, 2022)
Net income
$75m (FY, 2022)
Net income
$343.1m (FY, 2023)
Net income
$48.1m (FY, 2022)
Net income
$346.7m (FY, 2023)
Net income
$217.5m (FY, 2023)
Net income
N/A

Operating

Backlog
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
$507m (Q3, 2019)
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
$108.5m (FY, 2022)
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
N/A
Branches
Branches
246 (FY, 2022)
Branches
169 (FY, 2018)
Branches
N/A
Branches
N/A
Branches
N/A
Branches
N/A
Branches
N/A
Distribution Centers
Distribution Centers
35 (FY, 2022)
Distribution Centers
15 (FY, 2018)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
4 (FY, 2022)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Facilities Leased
Facilities Leased
N/A
Facilities Leased
N/A
Facilities Leased
1 (FY, 2023)
Facilities Leased
173 (FY, 2022)
Facilities Leased
N/A
Facilities Leased
N/A
Facilities Leased
N/A
Facilities Owned
Facilities Owned
N/A
Facilities Owned
N/A
Facilities Owned
5 (FY, 2023)
Facilities Owned
7 (FY, 2022)
Facilities Owned
N/A
Facilities Owned
N/A
Facilities Owned
N/A
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
N/A
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
N/A
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
3 m (FY, 2023)
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
45 k (FY, 2022)
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
N/A
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
N/A
Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.
N/A
SKUs Offered
SKUs Offered
1.5 m (FY, 2022)
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
2.4 m (FY, 2023)
SKUs Offered
60 k (FY, 2022)
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
Suppliers
Suppliers
5 k (FY, 2022)
Suppliers
11 k (Q3, 2019)
Suppliers
3 k (FY, 2023)
Suppliers
N/A
Suppliers
N/A
Suppliers
N/A
Suppliers
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 363m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 421.8m
Total funding raised
N/A
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MRC Global
HQ
Houston, US
Employees
2,847↓ 10% decrease

MRC Global is a distributor of pipe, valves, and fitting products and services to the energy industry.

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MSC Industrial Direct
HQ
Melville, US
Employees
7,131↑ 5% increase

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DXP Enterprises
HQ
Houston, US
Employees
2,675

DXP Enterprises is a company that specializes in industrial product and service distribution.

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Applied Industrial Technologies
HQ
Employees
6,157↑ 1% increase

Applied Industrial Technologies is a company that distributes industrial products.

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