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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on May 12, 2020. Meeting Information NEWELL BRANDS INC. Meeting Type: Annual MeetingFor holders as of: March 16, 2020 Date: May 12, 2020 Time: 9:00 AM Location: Grand Hyatt Atlanta 3300 Peachtree Road NE Atlanta, Georgia 30305 You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. NEWELL BRANDS INC. 6655 PEACHTREE DUNWOODY ROAD ATLANTA, GA 30328 E91733-P32756 See the reverse side of this notice to obtain proxy materials and voting instructions.
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Voting Items 1. Election of Directors - The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the Nominees listed below: Proposals -The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR Proposals 2 and 3: 1a. Bridget Ryan Berman 1b. Patrick D. Campbell 2. Ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020. 1c. James R. Craigie 3. Advisory resolution to approve executive compensation. 1d. Debra A. Crew NOTE: To transact such other business as may properly come before the annual meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof. 1e. Brett M. Icahn 1f. Gerardo I. Lopez 1g. Courtney R. Mather 1h. Ravichandra K. Saligram 1i. Judith A. Sprieser E91735-P32756 1j. Robert A. Steele 1k. Steven J. Strobel