Sherwin-Williams Launches New Website

June 20, 2013 — Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings, a specialist industrial coatings supplier, is launching its new website to the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. With enhanced functionality and technical content, including market sector insights and detailed product information, the website can be found at

Offering customers a bank of information, including product track records, case studies and technical white papers, extensive product literature is at hand to give detailed, specific guidance on the application and use of products in the Sherwin-Williams portfolio. Specifiers and coatings applicators can also access the online paint calculator to help ensure a more efficient application, saving both costs and time.

“Following the recent acquisition of coatings supplier Leighs Paints, Sherwin-Williams has expanded its product portfolio and is looking to grow its presence in markets across EMEA. The new website is pivotal in establishing ourselves in these key areas, providing effective solutions for customers in the fire protection, oil and gas, marine and construction industries,” comments Nick Ball, marketing director EMEA at Sherwin-Williams. “We hope that by providing a truly in-depth online resource, customers can access up-to-date, relevant information that forms part of our partnership approach. The new website is designed to complement the in-house and on-the-ground technical support available at Sherwin-Williams.”

With a proven track record, Sherwin-Williams provides high-quality and often solvent-free protective coatings to the global fire protection, oil and gas, marine and construction industries. For information and advice on how Sherwin-Williams can deliver optimum performance and efficiency to your operation, visit:

Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings

The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 in Cleveland, Ohio by Henry Sherwin and Edward Williams. Today, the company is a global leader in the development, manufacture and sale of coatings and industrial related products with approximately 33,000 employees and business in 116 countries. With annual sales of more than $9 billion, Sherwin-Williams is the third largest coatings company in the world and the largest coatings manufacturer in the United States. (NYSE: SHW)

In 2011, Sherwin-Williams acquired Leighs Paints. Based in Bolton, UK, the company now trades as Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings and has sales and technical support centres in Germany and UAE. Whether providing passive fire protection from the world class FIRETEX® range, or high performance anti-corrosive coatings solutions, Sherwin-Williams is committed to developing and delivering innovative protective and marine coatings, unparalleled service and expert specification support to its customers.

For more information on Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings, visit

For more information, please contact:

Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings
Marketing Communications Manager — EMEA
Danica Zeise
tel. +44 (0)1204 521 771

For EMEA press inquiries:

Jenny Mason / Lucy Brice
Barrett Dixon Bell, Craig Court, 25 Hale Road, Altrincham,
Cheshire, WA14 2EY. UK
tel. +44 (0)161 925 4700
e-mail /

For USCA press inquiries:

Cari Steiner
Falhgren Mortine
tel. +001 216-298-4637