Grainger is a primarily business-to-business distributor of products used to maintain, repair and operate facilities. Approximately three million businesses and institutions worldwide rely on Grainger for products such as safety gloves, ladders, motors and janitorial supplies, along with services like inventory management and technical support. These customers represent a broad collection of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, government and hospitality. They place orders through our sales force, online, over the phone and at local branches. Approximately 5,000 key manufacturers supply Grainger with 1.6 million products stocked in Grainger’s distribution centers and branches.