Publix is an American retail company operating supermarket stores in the various states of the United States. The corporate headquarters of the company is situated in Lakeland, Florida.
Overall, they have around 1,160 stores that are situated in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida.
The biggest market of the company is in Florida where they operate over 750 retail locations.
In 2016, the company generates revenue of US$ 34 billion whereas their net income in that duration was US$ 2.026 billion.
The company has an employ force of more than 188,000 people that include management, retailing, and stock employees.
The distribution centers of the company are located in the cities of Jacksonville, Sarasota, Dacula, Orlando, Deerfield Beach, and Boynton Beach.
On the other hand, the manufacturing facilities of the company are situated in Dacula, Atlanta, Lakeland, and Deerfield Beach.
The company sells a huge range of products, like meat, seafood, grocery, floral, and deli in their locations.
Moreover, they also have pharmacy stores, liquor stores, and sushi bars in some of their stores. Additionally, the company’s stores also have a customer service counter that offers services, such as money orders, Western Union, check to cash and lottery tickets.
The company has won lots of local, national, and regional awards since its foundation.
Some of the major ones include 2001 America’s Second Harvest Grocery Distributor of the Year Award, Special Olympics Florida Hall of Fame, and Sustainability Excellence Award by Progressive Grocer Magazine.
Additionally, Publixwas ranked on the list of 100 Best Companies to Work for by Fortune from 1998 to 2016.