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Company Overview of Publix Super Markets, Inc.

Company Overview

Publix Super Markets, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates retail food supermarkets. It provides various grocery products, including dairy, produce, deli, bakery, meat, and seafood; and health and beauty care, general merchandise, pharmacy, floral, and other products and services. As of January 14, 2015, the company operated 1,094 stores in Carolinas, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, and Alabama. Publix Super Markets, Inc. was founded in 1921 and is based in Lakeland, Florida.

3300 Publix Corporate Parkway

Lakeland, FL 33811

United States

Founded in 1921

166,000 Employees

Phone:

863-688-1188

Key Executives for Publix Super Markets, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 63
President
Age: 52
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 54
Director
Age: 57
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 50
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Publix Super Markets, Inc. Key Developments

Publix Super Markets Inc. Announces to Open its Cornelius Store on February 4, 2015

Publix Super Markets Inc. announced that it will open its Cornelius store at 7 a.m. on Feb. 4, 2015. The store is at 8315 Magnolia Estates Drive, in the Magnolia Plaza shopping center. The opening will give the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer 10 stores in the Charlotte region. Publix is expected to hire about 100 people for the Cornelius operation.

Publix Super Markets, Inc. Opens its Ninth Store in Charlotte Region

Publix Super Markets Inc. opened its Mint Hill store this week. The 49,000-square-foot store is the first of six locations the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer plans to open in the Charlotte region in 2015. It is open daily from 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. The grocer will have 14 locations in the market by the end of 2015, and it has said it could announce as many as 10 additional stores this year. The produce department will carry organic and conventionally grown fruit.

Publix Super Markets Inc. to Open Its Mint Hill Store on January 7, 2014

Publix Super Markets Inc. will open its Mint Hill store at 7 a.m. on January 7, 2014. The 49,000-square-foot store is the first of six locations the plans to open in the Charlotte region this year. The store is at 6828 Matthews-Mint Hill Road in the Mint Hill Commons shopping center. It is open daily from 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. The store has about 150 employees. Dave Moore, who has worked for Publix for twenty-three years, is the store manager. The grocer will have fourteen locations in the market by the end of 2015, and it has said it could announce as many as ten additional locations this year. The Mint Hill store will feature a full-service deli, with a large selection of prepared foods created in-house daily. That includes a hot soup and salad, hot bar with Pan Asian food and sushi made fresh daily. Custom-made subs can be pre-ordered online. The produce department will carry organic and conventionally grown fruit. The bakery offers an assortment of cakes, cookies and pies, with bread and rolls made fresh daily. Publix also offers wedding cakes. The store also has wine, full-service meat and seafood departments, as well as a pharmacy. It has an event-planning center to help shoppers with occasions such as tailgate parties, weddings and holiday gatherings.

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