Publix Overview

  • Lakeland, FL
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1930
  • Company - Private
  • Grocery Shops & Supermarkets
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Publix Super Markets tops the list of privately-owned supermarkets in the US. The nation's largest employee-owned company, Publix has grown faster and been more profitable than its rivals. More than two-thirds of its 1,200-plus stores are in Florida, but Publix is gaining an ...
Mission: Our mission at Publix is to be the premier quality food retailer in the world. To that end, we commit to be: Passionately focused on customer value, Intolerant of waste, Dedicated to the dignity, value and employment security of our associates, Devoted to the highest ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2014(#32), 2011(#34), 2010(#19)

Top CEOs: 2014(#29), 2013(#48)

Best Places to Interview: 2016(#11), 2017(#47)

Company Updates

June 16, 2021
Progressive Grocer named 8 Publix associates to its annual Top Women in Grocery list. The honorees span 3 categories: Senior-Level Executives, Rising Stars and Store Managers. “We are honored to see our leaders recognized for their dedication and achievements,” said CEO Todd Jones. “They’ve each played a critical role within the company and helped develop their teams. We’re proud of their accomplishments, especially during the pandemic, and know they will continue to lead our company to further growth and success.”
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Publix Leaders Recognized Among 2021 Top Women in Grocery
May 27, 2021
Forbes ranked Publix No. 59 out of 250 companies on its 2021 list of America’s Best Employers For New Grads, and Publix ranked No. 5 out of 25 companies in the Retail and Wholesale industries category. “Publix focuses on our core values and workplace culture,” said Publix Director of Communications Maria Brous. “We strive to attract and retain top talent to grow our strong workforce of over 225,000 associates. With many diverse career paths, company ownership and great benefits, we welcome new grads to consider a career with Publix.”
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America's Best Employers For New Graduates 2021

Publix Reviews

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Jun 17, 2021 - Cashier in Nashville, TN
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Diversity & Inclusion at Publix

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives


At Publix, we believe inclusivity and diversity make our company – and our communities – better.  Our goal is to attract talented associates with various backgrounds and experiences. It’s important to us that we provide an environment where differences are v

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How is diversity at Publix?

...Top management has no clue what's going on at store level, big demands for small compensation or benefit, you have to know people in order to succeed (very political), they don't hire outside management (lack of diversity and perspectives on business because of this), hard to get full...Read More

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Publix Interviews

Getting an Interview
In Person48%
Applied online35%
Employee Referral8%

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    Grocery Stocker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irmo, SC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    I applied through an employee referral I interviewed at Publix (Irmo, SC) in Aug 2019


    Laid back, fun and easy going. They will always smile and keep the conversation light . You will more than likely have 2 interviews back to back. One for your immediate boss and one for the store manager

    Personal review, background, why you want to work for them

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Publix Awards & Accolades

  • Best Companies to Work ForFortune2020
  • Best Big Companies to Work ForFortune2020
  • World's Most Admired CompaniesFortune2020
  • Best Workplaces for MillennialsFortune2019
  • Best Workplaces for DiversityFortune2019

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Does Publix offer massages?

...Good benefits, great pay, lots of perks like free lunches, gift cards, safe work environment...

June 16, 2021

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