WILMINGTON, Mass.--()--The Board of Directors of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) has authorized a change in the payment date of the Company’s 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 to December 27, 2012, from January 7, 2013. The record date for this quarterly dividend remains unchanged at December 10, 2012
UniFirst Corporation is one of the largest providers of workplace uniforms, protective clothing and facility services products in North America. The Company employs approximately 11,000 team partners who serve over 240,000 customer locations in 45 U.S. states, Canada and Europe from 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.