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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the

Annual Meeting of Shareholders to Be Held on February 1, 2017.







Meeting Information


Meeting Type:         Annual Meeting

      For holders as of:    December 13, 2016
      Date:   February 1, 2017       Time:   10:00 AM

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

1201 Market Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107










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                         Voting Items                        

The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR

each of the director nominees listed below.

  1.   Election of Directors
    01) Eric J. Foss   06) Daniel J. Heinrich  
    02) Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant   07) Sanjeev K. Mehra  
    03) Lisa G. Bisaccia   08) Patricia Morrison  
    04) Richard Dreiling   09) John A. Quelch  
    05) Irene M. Esteves   10) Stephen I. Sadove  
  The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR Proposals 2, 3, 4 and 5.
  2.   To ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as Aramark’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending September 29, 2017.
  3.   To approve, in a non-binding advisory vote, the compensation paid to the named executive officers.
  4.   To approve Aramark’s Amended and Restated 2013 Stock Incentive Plan.
  5.   To approve Aramark’s Amended and Restated Senior Executive Performance Bonus Plan.