The Sherwin-Williams Company announced the new global headquarters in downtown Cleveland and the new R&D center in Brecksville. The company plans to invest a minimum of $600 million to build both the headquarters and R&D facilities. The new global headquarters will be approximately 1,000,000-square-feet in size. The new R&D center in Brecksville will be approximately 600,000-square-feet in size. Combined, the two facilities will house more than 3,500 employees with room to accommodate future growth. Sherwin-Williams estimates it will add a minimum of 400 jobs at these facilities over time, an increase of 11% to the Company's current local workforce. Many of these jobs will include professional staff, engineers and chemists.