UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends

  UniFirst Declares Regular Cash Dividends

Business Wire

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- October 28, 2013

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 January 7, 2014, to shareholders
of record on December 10, 2013.

UniFirst Corporation is one of the largest providers of workplace uniforms,
protective clothing and facility services products in North America. The
Company employs approximately 11,500 team partners who serve over 250,000
customer locations in 45 U.S. states, Canada and Europe from over 200 customer
service, distribution, and manufacturing facilities. UniFirst Corporation is a
publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol
UNF and is a component of the Standard & Poor’s 600 Small Cap Index.

Contact:

UniFirst Corporation
Steven S. Sintros, 978-658-8888
Chief Financial Officer