Zep Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

Zep Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Zep Inc. (NYSE: ZEP) today declared a quarterly dividend of 4 cents per share. The dividend is payable November 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on October 18, 2012.

About Zep Inc.

Zep Inc., with fiscal year 2011 net sales of $646 million, is a leading producer and marketer of a wide range of cleaning and maintenance solutions for commercial, industrial, institutional, and consumer end-markets. Zep Inc.'s product portfolio includes anti-bacterial and industrial hand care products, cleaners, degreasers, deodorizers, disinfectants, floor finishes, sanitizers, and pest and weed control products, as well as high performance products and professional grade chemical products for the automotive, fleet maintenance, industrial/MRO supply, institutional supply and motorcycle markets. We market these products and services under well recognized and established brand names, such as Zep®, Zep Commercial®, Zep Professional®, Enforcer®, National Chemical™, Selig™, Misty®, Next Dimension™, Petro®, i-Chem®, TimeMist®, TimeWick™, MicrobeMax®, Country Vet®, Konk®, Niagara National™, Washtronics™, FC Forward Chemicals®, Rexodan®, Mykal™, and a number of private labeled brands. Founded in 1937, some of Zep's brands have been in existence since 1896. Zep Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit our website at www.zepinc.com.

Zep Inc.
Tony Mezza, 404-603-7762
Michael Ares, 404-739-0133

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