Sherwin-Williams Announces a Time Change for Year-End 2014 Earnings Conference Call on January 29, 2015

CLEVELAND, Ohio – January 27, 2015 – The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) announced today a time change for its year-end 2014 earnings conference call originally scheduled at 11:00 a.m. EST on Thursday, January 29, 2015 due to an unforeseen personal conflict.  The conference call will now begin at 2:00 p.m. EST.  
 
The Company will issue a press release announcing its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014 prior to the opening of the market on Thursday, January 29, 2015.  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 January 29th release.
 
The conference call will be webcast simultaneously in the listen only mode by Vcall.  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 January 29th release.  The webcast will also be available at Vcall’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, February 18, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. EST.

Investor Relations Contact

Jim Jaye, Senior Vice President - Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, Sherwin-Williams Direct: 216.515.8682, james.r.jaye@sherwin.com

Media Contact

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