Publix Weekly Ad Circular - Publix Supermarkets, Inc., commonly known as Publix, an employee-owned, US supermarket chain based in Lakeland, Florida. Publix works through the Southeast, with offices in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, North Carolina and plans to expand to Virginia in 2017. Since its opening was founded in 1930 by George W. Jenkins, Publix is a private company wholly owned by current and former employees. It is considered the largest employee owned company in the world. It is currently in the number 67 in the list of 100 Publix Weekly Ad For Fortune magazine in 2016 and was at No. 8 on Forbes' 2015 list of America's great private companies and is the largest in Florida.
The company 2015 sales were US $ 32.4 billion, with a profit of $ 1.97 billion, ranking # 87 on the Fortune magazine Fortune 500 list of Publix Weekly Ad 2017 Supermarket News ranked Publix No 5 in the 2014 "Top 75 North American Food Retailers" based on the sales period. Based on 2014 revenue, Publix is the thirteenth largest US retailer, and 35th in the world. Publix price as November 1, 2016 was $ 40.15 per share, but the company shares are only available for purchase by eligible active employees and member-employee of his plate.