Publix is a grocery store chain that is based in Florida. The company was founded in 1930 by George W. Jenkins.
Publix is a private company that is owned by its employees. The company has over 1,000 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, and North Carolina. Publix is the largest grocery store chain in Florida and the eighth largest in the United States.
The company has been closed on July 4th in the past, but it has not been announced whether or not they will be closed this year.