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Publix Super Markets Inc.

Publix announces new officer roles

Publix announces new officer roles

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. president and chief executive officer Todd Jones has named Marcy Benton as vice president of human resources and John Provenzano as vice president of public affairs. In her new role, Benton will be responsible for all human resources functions. She began her Publix career in 1992 as an

Amazon, Publix tops in satisfaction

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Amazon and Publix Super Markets Inc. lead the pack in customer satisfaction, according to the latest report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). The “ACSI Retail Report 2017” shows that the retail sector as a whole remains steady, with an ACSI score of 78.1, down slightly from an all-time high

Publix opens first telehealth clinics

Publix opens first telehealth clinics

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. and BayCare Health System have opened the first two of more than two dozen telehealth clinics at Publix pharmacies. Called Walk-In Care Provided by BayCare, the clinics feature a private room with an interactive kiosk that enables Publix customers to receive non-urgent medical care from board-certified physicians via

Publix Pharmacy program offers generics for $7.50

Publix Pharmacy program offers generics for $7.50

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. has begun providing up to a 90-day supply of commonly prescribed generic drugs for $7.50. The food and drug retailer said Tuesday that the new Publix Pharmacy program includes 29 generic medications in 85 dosage options. The drugs include highly prescribed treatments for heart health/cardiovascular, diabetes, cholesterol, mental health,

Publix to bring GreenWise to S.C.

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. is expanding its GreenWise Market concept into South Carolina, the company announced last month. The location in Mount Pleasant, just east of Charleston, marks the second such store, which focuses on the specialty, natural and organic sector. The store, approximately 25,000 square feet, is expected to open early

Publix promotes executives

Publix promotes executives

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. on Monday announced four executive moves that president and chief executive officer Todd Jones said are designed to address the retailer’s growth and support continued innovation. The changes will be effective January 1. Randy Barber, 55, will be promoted to vice president of industrial maintenance and purchasing. He

FMI presents food safety award to Publix

FMI presents food safety award to Publix

ARLINGTON, VA — The Food Marketing Institute has presented its inaugural Food Safety Innovation Award to Publix Super Markets Inc. “We created this award to recognize companies that have made an innovative contribution and commitment to food safety and to encourage others in the industry, government and academia to search for creative solutions and implement

Wegmans, Publix top favorite grocers list

LOUISVILLE, Colo. — Publix Super Markets Inc. and Wegmans Food Markets Inc. share the top spot as America’s favorite grocery retailer, according to a recent Market Force Information study of more than 12,700 shoppers. Trader Joe’s Co. ranks second and H-E-B third. Wegmans also won top ranking in 2016 after unseating Trader Joe’s, a long-running