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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

  • Ranked No. 4 for Best Job Security by (2018)
  • Named as one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" (1998–2020), earning Publix recognition as one of the Great Place to Work Legends*
  • Ranked No. 7 on Fortune's list of Best Big Companies to Work For (2020)
  • 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 (2018)
  • Recognized by's "Candidates' Choice Awards" for positive interview experience (2017)
  • Listed as one of Fortune's “Best Workplaces in Retail," "Best Workplaces for Women," "Best Workplaces for Diversity" and "Best Workplaces for Millennials" (2018)
  • Ranked America's Largest Majority Employee-Owned Company by the National Center for Employee Ownership (2017)

Tops in Customer Service and Satisfaction

  • Voted “South’s Best Grocery Store” by Southern Living readers (2018)
  • Ranked No. 6 on the Harris Poll Reputation Quotient Study (2019) 
  • Listed among the country's favorite supermarkets by (2014-2018)
  • Rated No. 2 in the Temkin Customer Experience Ratings (2018)
  • Selected as one of America's Best Supermarkets by (2018)
  • Recognized as a top brand on Siegel+Gale’s Global Brand Simplicity Index (2017)
  • Named as one of the Most Reputable Companies in the US by Reputation Institute (2018)
  • Rated "Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Supermarket Pharmacies, Eight out of the last Ten Years" by J.D. Power**

An Industry Leader

  • Recognized as one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies (1994–2019)
  • Named Retailer of the Year by Store Brands magazine (2017)
  • IMAGE-certified by the United States Department of Homeland Security for exemplary hiring and employment eligibility verification practices (2016)
  • Ranked 88 on Fortune magazine's annual list of Fortune 500 companies (2018)
  • Listed among the World's Most Valuable Brands in Brand Finance magazine (2018)
  • 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 Black Pearl Award winner by the International Association for Food Protection (2013)

Involved in the Community

  • Ranked No. 2 among the Top Companies for Social Responsibility by Harris Poll (2017)
  • Ranked No. 1 nationwide in giving to March of Dimes (2017)
  • Honored as a United Way Outstanding Strategic Partner (2014)
  • Recognized as a Feeding America Leadership Partner (2017)
  • 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)

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**Publix received the highest numerical score for supermarket pharmacies in the J.D. Power 2008-2009, 2010-2014 & 2016 U.S. Pharmacy Study. 2016 study based on 14,789 total responses among 11 supermarket pharmacies, measuring the opinions of consumers who filled a new prescription or refilled a prescription during the three months prior to the survey period, surveyed May-June 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit