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g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Snapshot

Open
$49.77
Previous Close
$50.27
Day High
$50.38
Day Low
$49.49
52 Week High
01/16/14 - $58.31
52 Week Low
09/3/13 - $45.55
Market Cap
1.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
67.8K
EPS TTM
$2.39
Shares Outstanding
20.0M
EX-Date
06/2/14
P/E TM
21.0x
Dividend
$1.08
Dividend Yield
14.11%
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g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Details

G&K Services, Inc. provides branded uniform and facility services programs in the United States, Canada, Ireland, and the Dominican Republic. The company’s facility services programs comprise floor mat offerings, including traction control, logo, message, scraper, and anti-fatigue; towel products, such as shop, kitchen, bar, bath, dish, continuous roll, and microfiber; dust, microfiber, and wet mops; fender covers; linen items; and restroom hygiene products. It also manufactures work apparel garments that are used to support garment rental and direct purchase programs. The company serves customers in various industries comprising automotive, warehousing, distribution, transportation, energy, manufacturing, food processing, pharmaceutical, retail, restaurants, hospitality, government, healthcare, and others. G&K Services, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

7,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/23/13
Founded in 1902

g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $625.0K
President of G&K Services Canada Inc & Affili...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.3K
Senior Vice President of US Field
Total Annual Compensation: $398.5K
Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate...
Total Annual Compensation: $287.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Key Developments

G&K Services, Inc. Appoints Thomas R. Greco to the Board of Directors and Compensation Committee

G&K Services Inc. announced the appointment of Thomas R. Greco to the company's Board of Directors and its Compensation Committee, effective July 10, 2014. He will fill the vacant directorship created by the departure of Jeffrey L. Wright, who resigned from the Board effective June, 29, 2014, in connection with his previously announced retirement from G&K. With Mr. Greco's appointment, G&K's Board will have nine directors, eight of whom are independent. Mr. Greco is president of Frito-Lay North America, where he leads PepsiCo's snack and convenient foods business. He assumed this role in September 2011, after serving as executive vice president and chief commercial officer, North America Beverages (NAB), where he was responsible for leading NAB's commercial efforts across North America.

G&K Services Expands Polo Line for Men and Women

G&K Services Inc. is expanding its line of polo shirts, adding new colors for men as well as introducing a companion offering for women. G&K's expanded line of high-performance polos provides more options for businesses to outfit their employees in a relaxed, yet professional look, while gaining the benefits of a fully managed uniform rental program.

G&K Services Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend Payable on June 20, 2014

G&K Services Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.27 per share. The dividend will be payable on June 20, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 4, 2014.

 

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