Posted February 3, 2023

'Fortune' names Grainger one of World's Most Admired Companies

Grainger has been ranked No. 1 among diversified wholesalers on "Fortune" magazine's 2023 list of the World's Most Admired Companies for the 10th consecutive year.

"Each day, Grainger's 26,000 team members are resolute in fulfilling our purpose, We Keep The World Working®, to make sure our customers have what they need to get their jobs done," said Grainger Chairman and Chief Executive Officer D.G. Macpherson. "Earning the top spot as the most-admired company in our category for 10 years in a row demonstrates our unwavering commitment to focusing on what matters, contributing to our communities and supporting our fellow team members."

Fortune's list is based on an annual survey given to top executives, directors and financial analysts – this year, 645 companies in 52 industries were surveyed.