UNF - UniFirst Corporation

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UniFirst Corporation

68 Jonspin Road
Wilmington, MA 01887
United States
978-658-8888
http://www.unifirst.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryApparel Manufacturing
Full Time Employees14,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Steven S. SintrosPres, CEO & Director905.36k903.47k1974
Mr. Shane F. O'ConnorCFO & Sr. VP530.25kN/A1974
Mr. David M. KatzSr. VP of Sales & Marketing544.32k766.01k1964
Mr. David A. DiFillippoSr. VP of Operations504.95k858.24k1957
Ms. Cynthia CroattiExec. VP, Treasurer & Director659.23kN/A1955
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

UniFirst Corporation provides workplace uniforms and protective work wear clothing in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company operates through U.S. Rental and Cleaning, Canadian Rental and Cleaning, Manufacturing, Specialty Garments Rental and Cleaning, and First Aid segments. It designs, manufactures, personalizes, rents, cleans, delivers, and sells a range of uniforms and protective clothing, including shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, and aprons; and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments. The company also rents and sells industrial wiping products, floor mats, facility service products, and dry and wet mops; restroom and cleaning supplies comprising air fresheners, paper products, and hand soaps; and other textile products. In addition, it provides first aid cabinet services and other safety supplies; decontaminates and cleans work clothes, and other items that might expose to radioactive materials; and services special cleanroom protective wear and facilities. Further, it offers a range of garment service options, including full-service rental programs in which garments are cleaned and serviced; lease programs in which garments are cleaned and maintained by individual employees; and purchase programs to buy garments and related items directly. The company serves automobile service centers and dealers, delivery services, food and general merchandise retailers, food processors and service operations, light manufacturers, maintenance facilities, restaurants, service companies, soft and durable goods wholesalers, transportation companies, government agencies, research and development laboratories, high technology companies, and utilities operating nuclear reactors, as well as others who require employee clothing for image, identification, protection, or utility purposes. UniFirst Corporation was founded in 1936 and is based in Wilmington, Massachusetts.

Corporate Governance

UniFirst Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.