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10/22/14UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today announced results for its fourth quarter and full year ended August 30, 2014. Fourth quarter revenues were $352.0 million, down 0.3% from $352.9 million in the year ago period. Net income for the quarter was $28.9 million ($1.43 per diluted share), down 5.5% from $30.6 million ($1.52 per diluted share) reported a year earlier. Full year revenues were $1.395 billion... 
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10/20/14Businesses and Individuals Play Key Roles in Protection Against the Flu
WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It's not possible to predict what this flu season will be like. The timing, severity, and length of the season vary year to year. But you can predict that the flu will spread. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), flu activity most commonly peaks in the U.S. between December and February. However, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as late as May. The CDC recommends gettin... 
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09/15/14UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Fourth Quarter Results on October 22, 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 15, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) will report its Fiscal 2014 fourth quarter results on October 22, 2014 before the market opens. The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on October 22, 2014 to discuss its quarterly financial results, business highlights and outlook. In addition, the Company may answer one or more questions concerning business and financial developments and... 
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09/02/14UniFirst Named 2014 Top Ten Best Company to Sell For
Third consecutive award year and highest rank to date WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF), an industry leader in the supply and servicing of uniforms, workwear, and protective clothing throughout the U.S. and Canada, has been named one of the 50 Best Companies to Sell For by Selling Power magazine for a third year in a row. Securing the number eight spot and finishing only seven points off the number one position, the 2014 ranking represen... 
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07/30/14UniFirst Named to Apparel Magazine Top 50
WILMINGTON, Mass., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the eighth year in a row, Apparel magazine, a leading international resource for the global apparel industry, has ranked UniFirst as one of America's Top 50 apparel companies. UniFirst supplies workwear and uniform rental services throughout the U.S. and Canada. To be eligible, companies had to record at least $100 million in annual sales, and rankings were based on overall performance and financial management. Ranking at #10 overall,... 
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07/08/14UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2014-- The Board of Directors of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today declared regular quarterly cash dividends of $0.0375 per share (3.75 cents) on the Company's Common Stock and $0.03 per share (3.0 cents) on the Company's Class B Common Stock. Both dividends are payable on October 1, 2014, to shareholders of record on September 10, 2014. UniFirst Corporation is one of the largest providers of workpl... 
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07/07/14UniFirst Launches New Informative Website
WILMINGTON, Mass., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At UniFirst corporate headquarters just north of Boston, Massachusetts, a team of developers, project managers, designers, writers, and executives worked for months to create and launch a new Company resource website that is now serving visitors from across the United States. UniFirst is a leading provider of work uniforms, corporate attire, and facility service products to businesses throughout the U.S. and Canada, serving more than 1.5 milli... 
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07/02/14UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of Fiscal 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 2, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today announced results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter, which ended May 31, 2014. Revenues were $352.2 million, up 4.9% from $335.8 million in the year ago period. Net income of $30.9 million ($1.53 per diluted share), was up 7.7% from $28.7 million ($1.43 per diluted share) reported in the year ago period. Ronald D. Croatti, UniFirst President and Chief Execut... 
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06/16/1410 Tips for Keeping Roadway Workers Safer
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As government transportation agencies throughout North America act to rebuild many aging highways, much of that roadwork must be performed during hours with heavy amounts of traffic. The U.S. Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada are reminding roadway construction and maintenance companies of the need for heightened safety awareness to prevent needless injuries or fatalities. UniFirst (www.unifirs... 
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06/10/14UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Third Quarter Results on July 2, 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 10, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) will report its Fiscal 2014 third quarter results on July 2, 2014 before the market opens. The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on July 2, 2014 to discuss its quarterly financial results, business highlights and outlook. In addition, the Company may answer one or more questions concerning business and financial developments and trends, ... 
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05/14/14Work Uniforms: Say Hello to the Halo Effect
WILMINGTON, Mass., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's an everyday fact of life that many people tend to categorize others based on their appearance. For example, someone wearing glasses is often perceived as being smarter. Someone wearing a suit can be viewed as fashionable. Someone wearing jeans may be labeled as laid back. For better or for worse, the perceived link between appearance and positive public perceptions is what social scientists refer to as the "halo effect," says Adam Soreff... 
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04/16/14UniFirst's Prestige Packaging Helps Keep Everyday Healthcare Costs in Check
WILMINGTON, Mass., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc., a distributor of over-the-counter (OTC) medications to more than 100,000 convenience stores and retailers worldwide, has presented Prestige Packaging, a division of UniFirst Corporation, with its "2013 Supplier of the Year" award. "We work with great suppliers across the world, ranging in size from large multinational companies to small family operations," said Don Chizek, Vice President of Lil' Drug operation... 
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04/08/14UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2014-- The Board of Directors of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today declared regular quarterly cash dividends of $0.0375 per share (3.75 cents) on the Company's Common Stock and $0.03 per share (3.0 cents) on the Company's Class B Common Stock. Both dividends are payable on July 2, 2014, to shareholders of record on June 11, 2014. UniFirst Corporation is one of the largest providers of workplace ... 
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04/02/14UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Second Quarter and First Half of Fiscal 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today announced results for its fiscal 2014 second quarter, which ended March 1, 2014. Revenues were $344.0 million, up 2.9% from $334.3 million in the year ago period. Net income of $25.6 million ($1.27 per diluted share), was down from $26.6 million ($1.33 per diluted share) reported in the year ago period. Revenue and profit comparisons were affected by a customer rela... 
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03/19/14Ten Tips for Identifying Quality Uniforms and Workwear
WILMINGTON, Mass., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's competitive business environment, 'You are what you wear."  In the minds of consumers, employees outfitted in work clothing that's mismatched, dirty, disheveled, or just poorly made, can call into question the quality of products or services they provide. By the same token, workers who dress in clean, attractive uniforms can have the opposite effect: customers will attribute positive impressions to the company itself, and that he... 
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02/26/14UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Second Quarter Results on April 2, 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) will report its Fiscal 2014 second quarter results on April 2, 2014 before the market opens. The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 2, 2014 to discuss its quarterly financial results, business highlights and outlook. In addition, the Company may answer one or more questions concerning business and financial developments and trend... 
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02/26/14How to Keep Cold and Flu Infections Out of Your Life This Winter Season
WILMINGTON, Mass., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want to avoid catching a cold or the flu this winter season, keep yourself and your surroundings as hygienically clean as possible. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/NE72444 ) Although that can sound like a daunting task, it need not be with a slightly more conscious cleanliness effort. Keeping illness-causing organisms at bay can be largely accomplished by adopting three basic behaviors. Regularly wash your ... 
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02/24/14UniFirst Denies Merger Discussions
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today announced that unsubstantiated reports concerning a potential business combination between UniFirst and Cintas Corporation are not true. UniFirst is not, and has not been, in any discussions with Cintas Corporation or any other party concerning an acquisition or a change of control of UniFirst. While UniFirst typically refrains from responding to unsubstantiated re... 
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01/21/14New Wrangler Workwear™ Rental Programs Now Offered by UniFirst
WILMINGTON, Mass., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers of UniFirst, a leading provider of managed uniform and workwear programs to businesses throughout the U.S. and Canada, now have a wider selection of apparel offerings to choose from as the result of a new partnership formed with Wrangler Workwear™. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140121/NE49777 ) In addition to choosing from exclusive uniform product lines such as UniWeave® Soft Comfort shirts,  SofTwill® pants, and oth... 
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01/14/14UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 14, 2014-- The Board of Directors of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today declared regular quarterly cash dividends of $0.0375 per share (3.75 cents) on the Company's Common Stock and $0.03 per share (3.0 cents) on the Company's Class B Common Stock. Both dividends are payable on April 2, 2014, to shareholders of record on March 12, 2014. UniFirst Corporation is one of the largest providers of workplace ... 
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01/08/14UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2014
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2014-- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today announced results for its fiscal 2014 first quarter, which ended November 30, 2013. First quarter revenues were $346.7 million, up 4.3% from $332.6 million in the year ago period. Net income of $34.5 million ($1.71 per diluted share), was 12.0% ahead of the $30.8 million ($1.54 per diluted share) reported in the year ago period. Ronald D. Croatti, Uni... 
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