The Sherwin-Williams Company

Headquarters: Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
History: founded in 1866 by Henry Sherwin and Edward Williams, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacturing, development, distribution and sale of coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail customers.
The Sherwin-Williams Company distributes a wide range of products in more than 70 countries around the world. More than 30,000 employees provide their professional services to customers worldwide through a global sales, manufacturing, store and distribution network.
Manufacturing Facilities: Sherwin-Williams has over 85 manufacturing and distribution facilities in over 20 countries, supplying over 3,800 stores and branches worldwide. Additionally, we have an extensive distribution network that supports a wide range of customers and geographies.
Key Groups: The Global Finishes Group manufactures and sells paint and coatings to a growing customer base in North and South America, Europe and Asia. It is comprised of three divisions: Chemical Coatings, Protective & Marine Coatings, and Automotive. The Paint Stores Group is the exclusive outlet for Sherwin-Williams branded products and sells a complete line of paints, stains, caulks, wall coverings, floor coverings, spray equipment, applicators and associated products. The Diversified Brands Division distributes products through numerous retail outlets and home centers to both do-it-yourself customers as well as professional painting contractors. It includes such powerful brands as Ronseal, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Formby's and Pratt & Lambert.
As part of the Global Finishes Group, the Sherwin-Williams Chemical Coatings Division manufactures and sells to original equipment manufacturers (OEM) around the world. We serve the product finishes market with coatings for manufactured wood, metal and plastic products. We are committed to supplying quality finishes to key focus markets including Wood and Composite Building Products, Kitchen Cabinets, Heavy Equipment, Military, Electronics, Office Furniture, Residential Furniture, Metal Building Products and General Finishing.
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