- Big 50
Grainger held an analyst meeting on November 10th at its Lake Forest, Illinois headquarters, where the company reaffirmed its previously stated full year 2017 outlook, as well as a confident look ahead to 2018.
Grainger shared its 2017 third quarter financial results on Tuesday, which included some interesting updates on its branch network and the results of its recent strategic pricing initiative.
This week’s Quick Hits are led by two companies recently hit with fines.
As expected, the last two weeks of 2017 were fairly quiet as far as major news in the industrial products market, as most companies are hesitant to announce big news in that period with so many employees on vacation around the holidays.