Publix is a supermarket chain company offering its services in the United States. It was established in 1930 by George W. Jerkins. The company owned by members of Jenkins Family, present and past employees. Their stores situated on Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Virginia. It recognized as the largest United State regional grocery chain. Man office of the company situated in Winter Haven, Florida, United States.
In 2017, the revenue of the company was $34.56 billion whereas the operating income of the company in the same year was $3.028 billion. More than 193,000 employees are working with the company for offering their stores services in the United States. They control several sister companies named as Publix Asset Management Co, Publix Alabama, Real Sub, PTO Morning Song, Stockbridge Palm Lakes Plaza and many more. It is also the fifteenth-largest retailer in the United States. The Chief Executive Officer of the company is Todd Jones. The company manufacturing facility situated in 11 locations. The main services of
the company are online shopping, home delivery, event planning and money services.
It was ranked no.47 on Fortune magazine’s list of Best Companies to work in 2018. In 2018, it was ranked no-1 in the list of World’s Most Admired Companies. The public stock of the firm is available for only eligible active employees and non-employers members of their Board of Director.
In 2010, the company started its e-commerce website. The customers can buy groceries online. After ordering, the customers have to move to a location where an associate will bring their items to the vehicle. The e-commerce website started as a pilot program in the Atlanta Area and Tampa. In 2012, the program ended because it did not perform well.