Sherwin-Williams Declares Dividend of $0.67 per Common Share

CLEVELAND, OHIO, February 18, 2015 – The Board of Directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) today announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.67 per common share, an increase of 22% over the same quarter in 2014, payable on March 13, 2015, to shareholders of record on March 2, 2015.  This increase follows 36 consecutive years of dividend increases.

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

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