TITLE

Lakeland legacy

AUTHOR(S)
McTaggart, Jenny
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;9/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the history and success of grocery chain Publix. Publix Super Markets Inc. was founded by George Jenkins in 1930 and has grown to 900 branches with 130,000 employees. Jenkins has promoted employee ownership and high standards of customer service. Efforts of the company to introduce innovative services are discussed, such as marketing of natural and organic foods and earth-friendly products.
ACCESSION #
26529986

 

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