Awards & Achievements

We are honored to have received the following awards and recognitions. These achievements are the result of Publix's commitment to associates, customers and community organizations.

A Great Place to Work

  • Named as one of FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies to Work For" (1998–2015)
  • Ranked as one of the top 10 companies on the Forbes list of the largest private companies (1996–2014)
  • Ranked America's Largest Majority Employee-Owned Company by the National Center for Employee Ownership (2014)
  • Listed as one of The Great Rated! People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Retail (2014)
  • Recognized by's "Employees' Choice Awards" as one of the Top 50 Best Places to Work (2014)
  • Ranked No. 34 in 24/7 Wall's list of “America’s Best Companies to Work For” (2014)
  • Named as United Cerebral Palsy Outstanding Employer for people with disabilities (2013)

Tops in Customer Service and Satisfaction

  • Listed among the top supermarkets for customer satisfaction in a national survey by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (1995-2015), including 20 years as No. 1.
  • Rated No. 1 in the Temkin Customer Experience Ratings (2015)
  • Selected as one of America's Best Supermarkets by (2015)
  • Rated "Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Supermarket Pharmacies, Five Years in a Row" by J.D. Power & Associates (2010–2014)
  • Listed among the country's favorite supermarkets by (2014)
  • Awarded the "Customers' Choice Award" by the National Retail Federation Foundation (2010)

An Industry Leader

  • Recognized as one of FORTUNE's Most Admired Companies (1994–2015)
  • Ranked 104 on FORTUNE magazine's annual list of FORTUNE 500 companies (2014)
  • Received the GreenChill Achievement Award from the Environmental Protection Agency (2014)
  • Named Environmental Steward of the Year by Florida Recycle Today (2014)
  • Awarded the Catalyst Blue Ribbon Board of FORTUNE 500 Companies with Multiple Women Directors (1998–2013)
  • Named Black Pearl Award winner by the International Association for Food Protection (2013)
  • Ranked No. 1 on the Reputation Institute's Corporate Social Responsibility Index (2011)

Involved in the Community

  • Honored as a United Way Outstanding Strategic Partner (2014)
  • Recognized as a Feeding America Leadership Partner (2014)
  • Ranked No. 2 nationwide in giving to March of Dimes (2013)
  • Received United Way Summit Awards for Philanthropic Engagement and Community Impact (2012)
  • Inducted into the Special Olympics Florida Hall of Fame (2001)
  • Presented the United Way National Spirit of America Award (1996)