Graco Inc. designs, manufactures and sells equipment that pumps, meters, mixes, dispenses and sprays a variety of fluids and semi-solids. Contractors and original equipment manufacturers are the primary users of its equipment, in a variety of applications, in the construction, manufacturing, processing and maintenance industries. Its equipment is used to paint, finish, fill, glue and seal a range of goods and materials. Its equipment is sold primarily through third-party distributors with approximately 30,000 outlets worldwide. It operates in three segments: Industrial, Contractor and Lubrication. It sells a line of its products in geographic markets, such as the Americas (North and South America), Europe (including the Middle East and Africa) and Asia Pacific. It provides marketing, product design and application assistance to, and employs sales personnel in, each of these geographic regions. Subsidiaries located in Belgium, China, Australia, Japan and Korea distribute its products.