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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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