Press Release

Zep Inc. Showcases Craft Brewing Solutions at 2015 BrewExpo America®

Zep Offers Complete Brewery Quality Sanitation Program & Support for Every Step of the Brewing Process

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zep Sales and Service, a division of Zep Inc. (NYSE: ZEP) a leading provider of professional-strength cleaning and maintenance products, announced today that its Zep Food & Beverage Division will be highlighting its complete brewery quality and sanitation program, Zep Craft Brewing Solutions, at 2015 BrewExpo America, part of the Brewer Association’s National Craft Brewers Conference, April 15-17, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

Zep Craft Brewing Solutions offers products, services and support for every step of the brewing process and includes plant sanitation programs, antimicrobial treatments, microbial control systems, drain maintenance and janitorial-maintenance. Zep’s extensive equipment line offers central foaming and sanitation systems, computerized dispensing equipment, and CIP/COP systems. Its value-added services include brewery service visits, written service reports, training programs, sanitation procedures and cost-control reports.

“Zep’s product solutions solve the sanitation challenges breweries face on a daily basis that, if not addressed, could ultimately impact beer quality,” said Mike Motta , Vice President Sales, Food & Beverage Division. “We also offer food & beverage safety consultants in every major brewing market, providing breweries service, support and expertise that is unmatched in the craft brewing industry.”

All of the Zep Craft Brewing Solutions are easy to integrate into existing brewing processes. Visit www.zepbrew.com or meet Zep representatives at BrewExpo America, booth #739, to learn how Spotless Equipment Equals Stellar Brew. Follow Zep at BrewExpo live on Twitter with hashtag #ZepStellarBrew.

About Zep Food & Beverage Division

Zep Food & Beverage Division - a Black Pearl Award winner by The International Association of Food Protection (IAFP) - has been a true partner in food safety and sanitation for more than 70 years, offering a comprehensive line of products for all segments of the food & beverage industry. The company offers a variety of high quality CIP and COP cleaners and sanitizers, drain maintenance, biofilm removers, hand care and janitorial products. For more information, visit www.zepfooddivision.com.

About Zep Inc.

Zep Inc., with fiscal year 2014 net sales of approximately $700 million, is a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company selling a wide variety of high-performance chemicals that help professionals and prosumers clean, maintain and protect their assets. We are focused on the attractive industry dynamics of the transportation market and the industrial maintenance and repair operation ("MRO") market, which together now comprise approximately 63% of our revenue with the balance derived from sales into the facilities maintenance vertical. We market these products and services under well recognized and established brand names, such as Zep®, Zep Commercial®, Zep Professional®, Zep Automotive®, Enforcer®, Misty®, TimeMist®, TimeWick™, Country Vet®, Original Bike Spirits®, Blue Coral®, Black Magic®, Rain-X®, Armor All Professional®, FC Forward Chemicals®, Rexodan®, Mykal™, and a number of private label brands. Founded in 1937, some of Zep Inc.'s brands have been in existence since 1896. Zep Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit our website at www.zepinc.com.

Source: Zep Inc.

Contact Information:

Media Contact:
Gage for Zep Craft Brew Safety & Sanitation Solutions
Sara N. Blood, 763-595-3847
Sara_Blood@gage.com

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Investor Contact:
Zep Inc.
Don De Laria, 404-350-6266
VP, Investor Relations & Communications
don.delaria@zep.com