Corporate Information

Board of Directors

Samuel R. Allen (2, 4)

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Deere & Company

Gary T. DiCamillo (1, 3)

Partner, Eaglepoint Advisors, LLC

Jeff M. Fettig

Chairman of the Board and
Chief Executive Officer,
Whirlpool Corporation

Kathleen J. Hempel (1, 3)

Former Vice Chairman and
Chief Financial Officer,
Fort Howard Corporation

Michael F. Johnston (1, 2)*

Former Chairman of the Board
and Chief Executive Officer,
Visteon Corporation

William T. Kerr (2, 4)

President and Chief Executive Officer, Arbitron, Inc.

John D. Liu (1, 3)

Managing Partner,
Richmond Hill Investments

Harish Manwani (2, 3)

Chief Operating Officer, Unilever

Miles L. Marsh (1, 4)

Former Chairman of the Board and
Chief Executive Officer,
Fort James Corporation

William D. Perez (3, 4)

Senior Advisor to Greenhill & Co., Inc.

Michael A. Todman

Whirlpool International,
Whirlpool Corporation

Michael D. White (2, 4)

Chairman, President and
Chief Executive Officer,

(1) Audit Committee
(2) Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee
(3) Finance Committee
(4) Human Resources Committee
* Presiding Director of the
Whirlpool Corporation Board

Executive Committee

Jeff M. Fettig

Chairman of the Board and
Chief Executive Officer

David A. Binkley

Senior Vice President,
Global Human Resources

Marc Bitzer

Whirlpool North America

Bracken Darrell

Executive Vice President and President, Whirlpool Europe,
Middle East and Africa

José A. Drummond

Executive Vice President and
President, Whirlpool S.A.

Kirsten J. Hewitt

Senior Vice President,
Corporate Affairs, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary

David T. Szczupak

Executive Vice President,
Global Product Organization

Michael A. Todman

Whirlpool International

Larry M. Venturelli

Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer

Whirlpool Corporation and General Offices

World Headquarters and
North America Region

2000 N. M-63
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692
Telephone: 269-923-5000

Europe, Middle East and Africa Region

Viale G. Borghi 27
21025 Comerio (VA), Italy
Telephone: 39-0332-759-111

Latin America Region

Av. das Nações Unidas
12.995, 32° andar
CEP 04578-000 São Paulo
SP Brazil
Telephone: 55-11-3787-6100

Asia Region – North

Building 8
No. 1888 Xing Jin Qiao Road
Pudong, Shanghai PRC 201206
Telephone: 86-21-6169-2999

Asia Region – South

Whirlpool of India Limited
Whirlpool House
Plot No. 40, Sector 44
Gurgaon – 122 002
Haryana, India
Telephone: 91-124-459-1300

Internet Address

Information about Whirlpool Corporation, including financial
data, is available at:

Shareholder and Other Information

Whirlpool Corporation’s Annual Report on Form 10-K and other financial information, is available free of charge to stockholders of record.

The Financial Summary contained in this Annual Report should be read together with the Company’s Consolidated Financial Statements and related notes, and the “Management’s Discussion and Analysis.” This information appears in the Financial Supplement to the Company’s 2012 Proxy Statement and in the Financial Supplement to the 2011 Annual Report on Form 10-K, both of which are available on the company’s website at

This Annual Report contains forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially because of the factors discussed in the “Risk Factors” section of the Form 10-K.

Company earnings releases for each quarter — typically issued in April, July, October and February — can be obtained by contacting:

Joe Lovechio
Senior Director, Investor Relations
Whirlpool Corporation
2000 N. M-63, Mail Drop 2800
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692
Telephone: 269-923-2641
Fax: 269-923-3525

Stock Exchanges

Common stock of Whirlpool Corporation (exchange symbol: WHR) is listed on the New York and Chicago stock exchanges.

Annual Meeting

Whirlpool Corporation’s next annual meeting is scheduled for April 17, 2012, at 8 a.m. (Central Time), at 120 East Delaware Place, 8th Floor, Chicago, IL.

Transfer Agent, Shareholder Records, Dividend Disburse­ments and Corporate Secretary

For information about or assistance with individual stock records, transactions, dividend checks or stock certificates, contact:

Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
Shareholder Services
P.O. Box 43069
Providence, RI 02940-3069
Telephone: 877-453-1504
Outside the United States:
TDD/TTY for hearing impaired: 800-952-9245

For additional information, contact:

Bridget K. Quinn
Assistant Secretary
Whirlpool Corporation
2000 N. M-63, Mail Drop 2200
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692
Telephone: 269-923-5355

Direct Stock Purchase Plan

As a participant in the DirectSERVICE Investment and Stock Purchase Program, you can be the direct owner of your shares of Whirlpool Corporation Common Stock.

Non-shareholders may purchase their initial shares through the plan for a minimum of $250, or through automatic bank account debits of $50 for five months. Participants may make cash contributions of up to $250,000 annually, invested daily, with or without reinvesting their dividends, and can sell part of the shares held in the program without exiting the plan. There are modest transaction processing fees and brokerage commissions for purchases, sales and dividend reinvestment.

For details, contact Computer­share or visit its Direct Stock Purchase Plan website to enroll.

Stock-Split and Dividend History

March 1952: 2-for-1 stock exchange
December 1954: 100% stock dividend
May 1965: 2-for-1
May 1972: 3-for-1
December 1986: 2-for-1

Example: 100 shares of Whirlpool Corporation Common Stock purchased in February 1952 equaled 4,800 shares in January 2012.

For each quarter during 2010 and Q1 2011, Whirlpool Corporation paid a dividend of $0.43 per share. Beginning in Q2 2011, Whirlpool Corporation paid a quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share.

Market Price

  High Low Close
4Q 2011 $ 62.00 $ 45.22 $ 47.45
3Q 2011 82.99 47.35 49.91
2Q 2011 92.00 72.48 81.32
1Q 2011 92.28 79.15 85.36
4Q 2010 $ 91.28 $ 72.95 $ 88.83
3Q 2010 96.90 71.00 80.96
2Q 2010 118.44 86.86 87.82
1Q 2010 91.11 73.30 87.25

As of December 31, 2011, there were a total of 13,527 registered shareholders.


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