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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" (1998–2016)*
  • Named by Fortune as one of the country's Most Important Private Companies (2016)
  • Listed as one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes magazine (2016)
  • Recognized by's "Candidates' Choice Awards" for positive interview experience (2016)
  • Ranked America's Largest Majority Employee-Owned Company by the National Center for Employee Ownership (2015)
  • Listed as one of The Great Rated! People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Retail (2015)
  • Named as a United Cerebral Palsy Outstanding Employer for people with disabilities (2013)

Tops in Customer Service and Satisfaction

  • Listed among the country's favorite supermarkets by (2014-2016)
  • Rated No. 1 in the Temkin Customer Experience Ratings, No. 2 for Customer Service and No. 3 for Customer Loyalty (2016)
  • Selected as one of America's Best Supermarkets by (2016)
  • Ranked No. 3 on Siegel+Gale’s Global Brand Simplicity Index (2015)
  • Rated "Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Supermarket Pharmacies, Five Years in a Row" by J.D. Power & Associates (2010–2014)

An Industry Leader

  • Recognized as one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies (1994–2016)
  • IMAGE-certified by the United States Department of Homeland Security for exemplary hiring and employment eligibility verification practices (2016)
  • Ranked 87 on Fortune magazine's annual list of Fortune 500 companies (2016)
  • Named as one of the Most Reputable Companies in the U.S. by Reputation Institute (2015)
  • Received the Safe Quality Foods Achievement Award for Manufacturer of the Year (2015)
  • Received the GreenChill Achievement Award from the Environmental Protection Agency (2014)
  • Named Environmental Steward of the Year by Florida Recycle Today (2014)
  • Named Black Pearl Award winner by the International Association for Food Protection (2013)

Involved in the Community

  • Ranked No. 1 nationwide in giving to March of Dimes (2016)
  • Honored as a United Way Outstanding Strategic Partner (2014)
  • Recognized as a Feeding America Leadership Partner (2014)
  • 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)

*From Fortune magazine, March 15, 2016 ©2016 Time Inc. Fortune and 100 Best Companies to Work For are registered trademarks of Time Inc. Fortune and Time Inc. are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Publix.