Awards and Recognition

We're proud that our efforts to grow a more sustainable corporate culture have been recognized by the community. And we'd like to share those compliments with you.

Green Chill

In 2014, Publix earned the Store Certification Excellence award for achieving 26 GreenChill store certifications. Stores #1204 in Winter Haven, FL and #1227 in Suwanee, Georgia achieved GreenChill Certification for 5 consecutive years, and have been honored with the Store Re-Certification Excellence award.

The GreenChill Award is from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s GreenChill Partnership.

Sustainability Awards & Recognition

Publix has been ranked number one in the 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Index developed by the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship and the Reputation Institute.

Progresive Grocer Awards

Publix was recognized in 2011 as a Green Grocer, an annual salute of retail supermarket leaders who are blazing a green path.

Progresive Grocer Awards

Publix was inducted into Progressive Grocer's Green Grocers Hall of Fame in 2010.

Supermarket News

The success of Publix's Get Into A Green Routine® program earned a 2009 Supermarket News Sustainability Excellence Award.

Retail Sustainability Awards

Publix was presented with the 2009 Retail Sustainability Award from Produce Business for leading and developing influential green routine strategies.


The Bee Ridge Publix in Sarasota, Florida receives Gold Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.

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