Who we are
UniFirst is an industry leading business-to-business provider of rental uniforms, work clothing, protective apparel, and image wear for workers in all industries—including those “ultra-clean” businesses, such as food processing, healthcare, electronic and pharmaceutical manufacturing, and nuclear power generation. We also offer a wide range of Facility Service (FS) products, such as floor mats, mops, wipers, and restroom paper and soap products. Learn who some of our customers are and what they have to say about us.
Where we are located
We have customer servicing facilities in more than 225 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada, from which we serve more than 1.5 million wearers at 275,000 business customer locations. Find a UniFirst location.
What we manufacture
Our proprietary workwear and apparel products include such brands as UniWeave® lightweight shirts, SofTwill® uniform pants, UniWear® outerwear, Park Street® executive shirts, Breeze Weave® cool comfort shirts, and Armorex FR® protective garments. Our own facility service products include Great Impressions® walk-off mats, Classic Expressions® décor mats, Comfort First® anti-fatigue mats, Comfort Plus® “wet area” mats, UniScraper® floor mats, UniMops®, and UniWipes®. View UniFirst workwear brands.
When we were founded
We were founded in an eight-stall Boston, MA garage in 1936 to service the work apparel needs of factory employees. In fact, we helped pioneer the concept of uniform "rental." Learn more about UniFirst history.
Why we are different
The greatest factor that distinguishes UniFirst from the competition is it's rich family culture that follows and nurtures founder Aldo Croatti's "Core Business Values"… to consistently conduct business with a Customer Focus, a Respect for Others, and a Commitment to Quality. UniFirst President and CEO Ron Croatti says this about the secret to UniFirst's growth, “It's our people, or as we call them, our Team Partners, and their highly focused customer service disciplines.” Learn more about the people, products, and service that make up The UniFirst Difference.
UniFirst executive leadership team
Ronald D. Croatti — Chairman, President, and CEO
Cynthia Croatti — Executive Vice President
Steven S. Sintros — Senior Vice President and CFO
David A. DiFillippo — Senior Vice President, Operations
Michael A. Croatti — Senior Vice President, Operations
David M. Katz — Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Please visit our Leadership page for full bios and headshots.
Media InquiriesAdam Soreff
Director of Marketing & Communications
Investor InquiriesSteven Sintros
Chief Financial Officer