Tag Archives: #Sustainability

Publix storefront

Sustainability is ingrained in our culture and represented in our mission statement through valuing our associates, serving our customers, enhancing our ties to the communities we serve, conserving natural resources and ensuring economic stewardship for our stockholders. As early as the 1970s, we began our recycling efforts by collecting all the cardboard used in our … (Read the full story)

Publix Storefront 1226 in Atlanta

We are always looking for ways to improve our products and processes within our stores. Sometimes less is more, which is why it’s important for us to make sustainable decisions when it comes to our product packaging. Here at Publix, we have a team dedicated to achieving our mission to be responsible citizens in our communities and intolerant of waste. Learn about a few examples of how we are making packaging improvements to conserve … (Read the full story)

Part of our mission statement at Publix is to be intolerant of waste, and to be involved as responsible citizens in our communities. To stay true to this mission, we have created initiatives such as teaching our front-service clerks on proper bagging techniques, implementing bag reduction goals for every store and establishing campaigns to encourage … (Read the full story)

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the need for food assistance has grown substantially in our country with Feeding America® estimating that an additional 17 million Americans may face hunger, bringing the total to 54 million Americans. At Publix, we view it as part of our mission to work together to help alleviate hunger and to … (Read the full story)

Don't forget your reusable bags

In 2001, Publix created a program for environmental responsibility. The program began with an emphasis on energy conservation and has grown to include waste reduction, recycling, and conservation of other resources, including water. From in-store displays to “Remember Your Bags” reminder signs on cart corrals, we encourage our customers to use reusable bags. Taking advantage … (Read the full story)