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10/18/17UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced results for its fourth quarter and full year ended August 26, 2017. Revenues for the quarter were $403.6 million, up 10.9% from $363.8 million in the same year ago period and full year revenues were $1.591 billion, up 8.4% from $1.468 billion in fiscal 2016. Net loss in the quarter was $4.9 million ($(0.24) per diluted share), compared to net income of $35.5 million ($1.74 per diluted share)... 
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10/16/17UniFirst Racing Returns for Back-to-Back NASCAR Races in October
UniFirst No. 5 Chevy Takes to the Track on October 22 and 29 WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The No. 5 UniFirst Chevrolet SS returns to the NASCAR track for two races in October. UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF), a leading provider of customized work uniform programs, corporate attire, and facility service products to businesses throughout North America, is a primary sponsor for Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 5 car driven by Kasey Kahne for the 2017 season. ... 
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09/21/17UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Fourth Quarter Results on October 18, 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) will report its Fiscal 2017 fourth quarter results on October 18, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on October 18, 2017 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, the Company’s view on earnin... 
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09/21/17UniFirst Corporation to Recognize Impairment of Investment in CRM System
WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced that it expects to recognize an impairment of capitalized costs as part of its ongoing CRM systems project. The Company expects the non-cash charge related to this impairment will be between $50 million and $60 million and recognized in its results for the fourth quarter ended August 26, 2017. The after tax impact of this charge is expected to be between $31 million and $37 million. As the... 
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09/18/17UniFirst Featured on Selling Power’s “50 Best Companies to Sell For” List for 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF), an industry leader in the supply and servicing of uniforms, workwear, and ancillary facility products throughout the U.S. and Canada, has again secured a position among Selling Power magazine’s annual list of the 50 Best Companies to Sell For. The 2017 ranking continues UniFirst’s notable presence on the list every year since 2003. ... 
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09/12/17Raising a Reader MA and Unifirst Announce Partnership to Support Early Literacy
Provides Enhanced Benefits to UniFirst Employees and Addresses Next-Generation Low Reading Proficiency in Massachusetts BOSTON, Sept. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raising A Reader Massachusetts (MA) and UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) have announced a new partnership to bring the early literacy organization’s signature Red Bag Book program to UniFirst employees, providing them with access to children’s books at no charge and the opportunity for parents to learn reading techniques, regardless ... 
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08/07/17UniFirst Named No. 18 in Apparel Magazine’s Annual Top 50 Apparel Companies List
WILMINGTON, Mass., Aug. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF), a leading supplier and servicer of uniforms, workwear, and protective clothing throughout North America, has been named No. 18 in America’s top 50 apparel companies by Apparel magazine, a leading international resource for the global apparel industry. This is the eleventh consecutive year the company was recognized by the magazine. ... 
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07/31/17UniFirst Corporation Names Steven S. Sintros President and Chief Executive Officer
Tenured Executive to Oversee Operations after Passing of Former Company Leader WILMINGTON, Mass., July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Steven S. Sintros as the company’s next president and chief executive officer (CEO), and also appointed him to its Board, both effective immediately. He succeeds Ronald D. Croatti, who passed away unexpectedly in May 2017 after serving 26 years as UniFirst’s chief executive and ... 
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07/07/17UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass., July 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 September 29, 2017, to shareholders of record on September 8, 2017.  Headquartered in Wilmington, Mass., UniFirst Corporation (UNF) is a North American leader in the sup... 
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06/28/17UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced results for its third quarter of fiscal 2017 which ended May 27, 2017. Revenues for the quarter were $409.8 million, up 11.4% from $367.8 million in the year ago period.  Net income was $24.4 million ($1.19 per diluted share), down 19.2% from $30.1 million ($1.49 per diluted share) in the third quarter of fiscal 2016. The recent quarter's results include the effect of the Company’s acquisition ... 
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06/21/17UniFirst Announces 2017 Aldo Croatti and Ronald Croatti Scholarship Recipients
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF), a leading provider of work uniforms and facility services to businesses throughout the U.S. and Canada, recently announced the 2017 recipients of the company’s Aldo Croatti and Ronald D. Croatti Scholarship programs. Both scholarship programs, founded to further expand UniFirst’s dedication to academic and professional enrichment for its employee Team Partners, are named for the company’s two past leaders,... 
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06/13/17UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Third Quarter Results on June 28, 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) will report its Fiscal 2017 third quarter results on June 28, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on June 28, 2017 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, the Company’s view on earnings forec... 
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06/01/17UniFirst Appoints Executive Management Committee
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced that following the death of Ronald D. Croatti, the Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Board of Directors has appointed an Executive Management Committee.  The Executive Management Committee will lead the Company on an interim basis and direct its strategies, operations and business activities while the Board conducts the process of selecting a new CEO.&... 
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05/24/17UniFirst Announces the Passing of President and CEO Ronald D. Croatti
WILMINGTON, Mass., May 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) earlier today announced the passing of Ronald D. Croatti, the company’s chairman, president, and chief executive officer (CEO), as a result of complications associated with pneumonia. UniFirst Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer Ronald D. Cro... 
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05/24/17UniFirst Mourns the Loss of President and CEO Ronald D. Croatti
WILMINGTON, Mass., May 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced with great sadness the passing of Ronald D. Croatti, the company’s chairman, president, and chief executive officer (CEO), as a result of complications associated with pneumonia. UniFirst’s Board of Directors will promptly begin the process to select a new CEO and will consider the company’s interim management arrangements. Ron Croatti joined the company in 1965 and gained valuable, first-han... 
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05/15/17UniFirst President and CEO on Temporary Medical Leave of Absence
WILMINGTON, Mass., May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced that Ronald D. Croatti, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, is on a temporary medical leave of absence as a result of significant complications associated with pneumonia. He is expected to face an extended recovery period and the timing of his return is uncertain. In Mr. Croatti’s absence, in the near term, UniFirst will be led by the Company’s senior executive and management... 
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05/01/17TV Show Goes Behind the Scenes With UniFirst
UniFirst Selected as “World’s Greatest!...” Uniform and Facility Services Provider WILMINGTON, Mass., May 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF), an industry leader in the supply and servicing of uniforms, workwear, and facility service products throughout the U.S. and Canada, has been selected as a “best” in the uniform and facility services industry. As such, the company was recently featured on an episode of the popular television show “World’s Greatest!...”. The show... 
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04/24/17UniFirst and Hendrick Motorsports Continue Partnership in 2017 NASCAR Season
UniFirst No. 5 Chevy Makes Its Debut at Talladega on May 7 WILMINGTON, Mass., April 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The No. 5 UniFirst Chevrolet SS returns to the NASCAR track for the Talladega 500 on Sunday, May 7, at 2 p.m. EDT at the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama. UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) is continuing its partnership with Hendrick Motorsports for the 2017 NASCAR season as a primary sponsor of the No. 5 car driven by Kasey Kahne. ... 
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04/04/17UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass., April 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 June 30, 2017, to shareholders of record on June 9, 2017. Headquartered in Wilmington, Mass., UniFirst Corporation (UNF) is a North American leader in the supply and serv... 
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03/29/17UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., March 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced results for its second quarter of fiscal 2017 which ended February 25, 2017. Revenues for the quarter were $391.4 million, up 7.8% from $363.1 million in the year ago period.  Net income was $22.5 million ($1.10 per diluted share), down 4.2% from $23.5 million ($1.16 per diluted share) in the second quarter of fiscal 2016. Results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017 include the impact of the... 
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03/28/17UniFirst Helps Eliminate the “Spring” in Spring Cleaning
WILMINGTON, Mass., March 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spring—a time of year symbolic of warmer weather, blooming flowers, and starting fresh. This most welcome time of year, however, can turn into a harsh reality for some “spring cleaners,” especially building managers who may not have a comprehensive maintenance and facility service plan in place to help them stay on top of cleaning and maintenance needs all year long. But, why wait for spring to tackle facility maintenance chores that can bu... 
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03/15/17UniFirst Corporation Plans to Announce Second Quarter Results on March 29, 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., March 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) will report its Fiscal 2017 second quarter results on March 29, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company will also hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on March 29, 2017 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, the Company’s view on earnings f... 
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03/01/17UniFirst Wins Two 2017 Stevie Awards for Sales Training Programs
WILMINGTON, Mass., March 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst (NYSE:UNF), an industry leader in the supply and servicing of uniforms, workwear, and facility service products throughout the U.S. and Canada, was presented with two Bronze Stevie® Awards in the Sales Training or Coaching Program of the Year category at the eleventh annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service. The awards were presented during a gala banquet on Friday, February 24, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. More than ... 
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01/10/17UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends
WILMINGTON, Mass., Jan. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 March 31, 2017, to shareholders of record on March 10, 2017.  Headquartered in Wilmington, Mass., UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) is a North American leader in the supply... 
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01/04/17UniFirst Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2017
WILMINGTON, Mass., Jan. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) today announced results for its first quarter of fiscal 2017 which ended November 26, 2016. Revenues for the quarter were $386.1 million, up 3.4% from $373.4 million in the year ago period.  Net income was $28.2 million ($1.38 per diluted share), down 21.4% from $35.9 million ($1.78 per diluted share) in the first quarter of fiscal 2016. Results from the first quarter include the impact of the Company’s acquis... 
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