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Acklands-Grainger Overview

Thornhill, ON
1001 to 5000 employees
1889
Company - Public
Wholesale
$500 million to $1 billion (CAD) per year
Competitors

Fastenal, Gregg Distributors

Acklands-Grainger is Canada’s largest distributor of industrial supplies. Founded in 1889, the company provides a wide range of products and services that make it easy for customers to keep their operations running and their people safe. Acklands-Grainger offers the ... Read more

Mission: We help professionals keep their operations running and their people safe, while creating a company where dedicated, talented people can thrive. Making it easier is our job. Helping our customers thrive is our passion.

Acklands-Grainger Reviews

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Richmond Hill, ON
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Richmond Hill, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Acklands-Grainger full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I have been with the organization close to three years now and the leadership team builds an environment where the team members can learn and develop.

    AGI being a big organization there are plenty of opportunities which are posted and the hiring process is transparent, where an equal opportunity is given to all applicants.

    Overall AGI is a good employer that values team members!

    Cons

    No cons to report at this time.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!

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Acklands-Grainger Photos

Acklands-Grainger photo of: Acklands-Grainger's Ontario distribution centre (the company's largest DC)
Acklands-Grainger photo of: Giving back to the community and interviewing contestants at the 2018 Skills Ontario competition
Acklands-Grainger photo of: Welcoming more than 5,000 attendees to Canada's largest industrial distribution trade show
Acklands-Grainger photo of: Maximizing workforce productivity, reducing the risk of injury, and minimizing costly downtime for customers across Canada
Acklands-Grainger photo of: Canada's industrial distribution leader
Acklands-Grainger photo of: Providing on-site inventory management solutions to customers across Canada
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Acklands-Grainger Interviews

Experience

Experience
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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15%
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    AP Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Winnipeg, MB
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Acklands-Grainger (Winnipeg, MB) in January 2013.

    Interview

    The interviewer asked several questions. They requested to take a typing test and to talk about your analytical skills. Also questions about your interpersonal skills and relationship with co-workers and your aspirations with the job you were interviewed for.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your strengths?,What is your greatest weakness?Tell Me About Yourself   Answer Question
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