LAKE FOREST, IL — W.W. Grainger Inc.
, a leading B2B distributor, recently announced that Court Carruthers has been named to the newly created post of president of its international businesses in Canada, Mexico and China, according to an Associated Press
story hosted by Forbes.com.
Carruthers will be responsible for growing and improving Grainger''s international business operations, the story stated.
Carruthers joined the company in 2002 as vice president, national accounts and sales, the story noted.
W.W. Grainger Inc. had sales of more than $800 million in 2008, the story added.