Sherwin-Williams to Announce First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on April 20, 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio – March 29, 2017 – The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) will issue a press release announcing its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 prior to the opening of the market on Thursday, April 20, 2017.  At that time, a copy of the press release and information regarding Sherwin-Williams’ financial condition, operating segment results and other information will be available by clicking on this link http://investors.sherwin-williams.com/press/index.jsp, then clicking on the reference to the April 20th release.

The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss its financial results for the first quarter, and its outlook for the second quarter and full year 2017, at 11:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 20, 2017.  Participating in the call will be Sherwin-Williams’ Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, John Morikis, along with other senior executives.

The conference call will be webcast simultaneously in the listen only mode by Issuer Direct.  To listen to the webcast on the Sherwin-Williams website, click on http://investors.sherwin-williams.com/press/index.jsp, then click on the webcast icon following the reference to the April 20th release.  The webcast will also be available at Issuer Direct’s Investor Calendar website, www.investorcalendar.com.  An archived replay of the webcast will be available at this link http://investors.sherwin-williams.com/press/index.jsp beginning approximately two hours after the call ends and will be available until Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. EDT.

Investor Relations Contact

Bob Wells, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Sherwin-Williams Direct: 216.566.2244, rjwells@sherwin.com

Media Contact

Mike Conway, Director, Corporate Communications, Sherwin-Williams Direct: 216.515.4393 Pager: 216.422.3751, mike.conway@sherwin.com