Publix Super Markets company was founded in Lakeland, Florida by an George W. Jenkins in 1930. They predominately operate in southeast locations such as Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee as well as North Carolina. Previously it was privately owned by employees since it is the largest as well as best company in Florida.
In 1959, Publix was the dominant supermarket chain in Central Florida. By 1974 they supassed $1 billion in sales. In 2009 they opened its 1,000th store in St Augustine, Florida. They are on of only five US grocery retailers to operate over 1,000 stores.
It’s constantly on Fortune magazines list of top 100 Best Companies to Work For.
In addition to the standard departments such as the bakery, meat department, produce, floral, etc…s ome of their supermarkets have cafes, pharmacies, sushi bars, and liquor stores.
Publix Super Market company is well known due to its products within its over 1,100 retail food supermarkets both locally and globally. It processes its own dairy, bakery as well as deli products, hence acting as a distributor for all of its stores.
A Publix Supermarket commercial
The total number of employees in the company ranges around 168,000 performing various functions within the
organization. Basically, the workers in the firm perform distribution, promotion of products as well as the advancement of technology in order to satisfy the needs of the customers.
Common jobs in the company include supervisors, cashiers, stockers, baggers, produce, bakery, meat department, etc…
Every employee plays a vital role in how the company goes about its day to day operations in serving the public.
As a Publix Super Market employee, it is your responsibility to apply your skills and abilities to meet the goals and
objectives of the organization.
Employees in Publix Super Market company receive a number of job benefits that include the following,
- Health life insurance
- Long term disability
- Employee Assistance plans
- Retirement benefits
- Indirect and non-financial compensation
- Flexible and alternative work arrangements
- Funding for education
Publix offers training for new employees as well as promoting more minority workers.
If you live by a Publix Supermarket, it’s definitely a place you should consider working for!
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