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4-Year-Old Forms Sweet Friendship With Elderly Man At The Grocery Store

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.31.2016 | Parents

Tara Wood and her daughter, Norah, walked into Publix on Norah’s birthday to buy cupcakes and they walked out having made a new friend. In a Faceboo...

Teens Found Dead Behind Georgia Publix

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.03.2016 | Crime

Authorities are pursuing leads Tuesday in the slayings of a teenage boy and girl whose bodies were found behind a suburban Atlanta grocery store. A de...

28 Hilarious Signs That You Grew Up in Florida

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 05.05.2016 | Travel

There's no doubt Florida is heaven on earth, and there's nothing quite like spending your childhood there. Not only were we blessed with warm weather ...

And America's Favorite Grocery Store Is...

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 04.20.2016 | Taste

Sorry, Trader Joe's. Despite your fantastical cookie butters and adorably hipster employees, you'll need to hand over your crown. For the first time i...

Man Brings Human Skull To Florida Grocery Store

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 10.09.2015 | Weird News

Heads up on aisle five! Shoppers at a Sebastian, Florida, grocery store called police on Tuesday when a homeless man walked in carrying a human skull,...

We Need to Act Now

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 09.30.2016 | Business
Peter A. Georgescu

Business has the most to gain from a healthy America, and the most to lose by social unrest or punitive taxation. Business can start the process in two steps.

These Vintage Photos Prove Publix Has Always Been Awesome

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell and Chris McGonigal | Posted 07.25.2014 | Taste

When a grocery chain has reached bumper sticker status, you know it's golden.

Food for Thought

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Peter A. Georgescu

Any snowbird who summers in the Northeast and winters in Florida will, at one point or another, inevitably think one of two things: "Wegmans supermark...

Jameis Winston Cited For Stealing Crab Legs From Supermarket

BroBible | Posted 04.30.2014 | Crime

Crab legs from a Publix? How does one even go about stealing those? That’s about the least inconspicuous thing one could possibly steal. Since he wa...

A Letter to Publix Owners and Management

Brian D. McLaren | Posted 05.10.2014 | Religion
Brian D. McLaren

I've been so surprised to see Publix (along with Wendy's) refusing (so far) to join the Fair Food Program. And that's why I've been outspoken in my desire to see Publix live up to the ideals of its founder, George Jenkins, who said, "Don't let making a profit stand in the way of doing the right thing."

To the Bagger at Publix Who Made My Day

Tony Posnanski | Posted 04.21.2014 | Good News
Tony Posnanski

I never take them up on their offer. I always smile and say 'no, thank you.' I know they have to ask, so I am always cordial. Except today the bagger asked me again. He said, 'Ummm, are you sure?' I stopped reading my emails for a second and looked up. I saw an old man.

The Best & Worst Supermarkets In The Country

Posted 07.23.2013 | Business

According to a new study by Market Force Information, Trader Joe's is North America's favorite grocery store based on customer satisfaction. The surve...

Disney World Is Tired Of Being Sued For So Much Money

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business

If it were up to two of Florida's largest companies, personal injury lawsuits filed in the state might not yield the big rewards they currently can. ...

'We Are Poor, But We, Too, Are Human Beings'

Brian D. McLaren | Posted 05.12.2013 | Religion
Brian D. McLaren

Many of us in the faith community are realizing that it is inappropriate to bow our heads to thank God for our food without also lifting our heads to hear from our neighbors whose labor brought that food to our table.

A Tale of Two Thanksgivings

Greg Asbed | Posted 01.22.2013 | Home
Greg Asbed

Like any family, the families who own and run Publix gather around their holiday tables and reflect on their joys and struggles. Among those joys, year after year, are soaring profits. Yet they inexplicably continue to turn their backs on the farmworkers who make those profits possible.

Thankful For A New Day For Florida Farmworkers: Publix, Join The Fair Food Program

Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster | Posted 01.21.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster

As we thank God for the many people and their hands that produce our food, we can be thankful for the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and the Fair Food Program. Publix Supermarket needs to hear from us that it is time to change.

Grocery Chain Recalls 45 Cake Varieties Due To Listeria Risk

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.16.2012 | Home

Publix supermarkets in several Florida counties have pulled 45 varieties of cake from shelves because they may be contaminated with Listeria bacteria....

The Scandal Of Publix and The Coalition of Immokalee Workers: A Christian Critique

Brian D. McLaren | Posted 11.24.2012 | Religion
Brian D. McLaren

Like Rev. Thomas, I'm part of a growing movement of people who realize that there is a moral dimension to capitalism

Massive Onion Recall Expands To Multiple States, Canada

Posted 08.01.2012 | Home

Looks like the onions that led to the recall of several Trader Joe's products have continued to wreak havoc. Gills Onions, which provides diced, s...

Fighting Sexual Harassment in the Fields

Greg Asbed | Posted 09.25.2012 | Home
Greg Asbed

For too long, the industry responded to accusations of farm labor abuse with denial and opposition. But today there exists a better way forward embraced by the vast majority of Florida growers.

VIDEO: Woman Crashes Into Publix

Posted 06.19.2012 | Miami

Newly released raw video shows the horrifying moment an elderly driver smashed through the entrance of a Publix supermarket in Palm Coast on Saturday ...

Shoplifter Attacks Publix Manager (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.02.2012 | Miami

A grocery store manager turned into a punching bag for a customer who didn’t want to pay for his merchandise Monday afternoon. Miami-Dade Police ...

Farm Workers Plan Hunger Strike Of Major Supermarket Chain

Brandon, FL Patch | Posted 02.17.2012 | Home

Fifty people will begin a “Fast for Fair Food” next month outside the Publix headquarters in Lakeland, it was announced this week in Brandon. H...

10,000 Publix Shoppers Demand Change

Posted 12.22.2011 | Miami

After Maura O'Donnell's husband came home from Publix for "nth" time with fruits and veggies on Styrofoam trays, she thought, "Why am I yelling at him...

Alice Hines

A Dumpster Dinner: Is Thanksgiving The Most Wasteful Day Of The Year? | Alice Hines | Posted 11.24.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Lynn U., a 58 year old mom of two, is bringing cornbread stuffing to her aunt's Thanksgiving celebration this year. What the aunt doesn't ...