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Mr. George at a store opening speaking into a microphone in front of store associates

From the mid-1980s through the 1990s, Mr. George was often spotted wearing his now-legendary Publix logo suit jacket. Have you ever wondered how this iconic jacket came to be? Let’s take a behind-the-scenes look at this treasured piece of Publix memorabilia. Gene Succow, vice president of bakery operations until 1990, was known as a sharp … (Read the full story)

Meat Department associate holding Mr. George Gold Coin award in front of Meat department

Meat manager Ken Edney from Store #172 in Naples, Florida, is the latest Publix associate to be recognized with a Mr. George Gold Coin for going above and beyond. We pride ourselves on providing customers with premier service every day, and associates who exceed their job expectations can be honored with a Gold Coin. Mr. … (Read the full story)