Need Help? (888) 742-5060

In The News:

Sherwin-Williams Second Quarter Sales Up 27.8%

The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW), Cleveland, OH, reported sales for the second quarter ending June 30 of $4.8 billion, up 27.8 percent from the same period in 2017. Profit increased 26.3 percent to $403.6 million.

Sales for the first six months increased 34.5 percent to $8.7 billion. Profit increased 17 percent to $653.7 billion due primarily to the addition of Valspar sales, higher paint sales volume in The Americas Group and selling price increases.

Sales in the Americas group increased 7.7 percent to $2.6 billion in the quarter and increased 7.2 percent to $4.7 billion in the first six.

Sales of the consumer group increased 45 percent to $777.7 million in the quarter and increased 66.9 percent to $1.4 billion. 

© 2019 Gale Media, Inc.

Please do not reprint MDM's content on your website without MDM's express permission as it is copyrighted material. To gain permission, email us, or call 1-888-742-5060. For information on PDF or print reprints, visit MDM welcomes inbound links from your site. Please cite Modern Distribution Management.

2018-top-distributors-listThe 2018 Top Distributors List

This free PDF includes lists of top distribution companies across 14 sectors.

You will also receive MDM Update, our daily distribution e-newsletter & other distribution-focused content.

Download the Free PDF now >>

MDM-UpdateMDM Update: Daily Newsletter 

Sign up to read the best source for news & trends in wholesale distribution, MDM Update. Delivered daily to your inbox. 

Sign-up for MDM Update >>

Partner Center