Publix Super Markets will open a new store Wednesday, June 3, at 7 a.m. at The Market Place at The Bray in Vestavia Hills, Alabama.
The Market Place at the Bray will be a 48,100-s.f. store and will bring 135 new jobs to the area. The store will have traditional grocery, dairy and frozen food departments along with full-service bakery, deli, pharmacy, seafood, meat and fresh produce departments.
“Our customers have been looking forward to having a new Publix in their neighborhood,” said Brenda Reid, community relations manager for Publix’s Atlanta Division. “Our associates will continue to offer the best shopping experience possible for our customers by following recommended guidelines outlined by the CDC and the state of Alabama.”
In addition to social distancing practices, Publix will offer convenient services like curbside pick-up, grocery delivery powered by Instacart and pharmacy delivery.
Publix, the largest employee-owned company in the U.S. with more than 220,000 associates, currently operates 1,242 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. Publix is privately owned with 2019 sales of $38.1 billion.
For 23 consecutive years, the company has been recognized by Fortune as a great place to work. In addition, Publix’s dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized among the top in the grocery business.