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Publix Super Markets Inc.

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2014

    Valet Parking, Sushi-Grade Tuna, and Gourmet Cheese Only at Palm Beach Island Publix

    South Florida has a love affair with food shopping. We wait in line during season at Whole Foods, not-so-patiently await the opening of each new Trader Joe's, and have enough upscale Fresh Markets to keep our pantries routinely stocked with specialty grocery items. Which makes it easy to forget abo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    GMO Free USA Pushing Petition Encouraging Publix to Label GMO Products

    A large portion of the population is becomingly increasingly aware and concerned with what they put into their bodies -- others are still fine with consuming copious amounts of fast foods. (To each his own.) Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) are a big part of the conversation. While the biotec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Jameis Winston Cited for Stealing Crab Legs From Publix; Twitter Responds Magnificently (UPDATED)

    UPDATE: According to the Tallahassee Democrat, Winston may have not been cited or arrested, conflicting with the Tomahawk Nation report, although they only cite the Tallahassee Police Department. The Tallahassee Police Twitter feed says the "TPD has NOT had any contact with Jameis Winston regarding ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2014

    Medical Marijuana Initiative Headed for Florida Ballot: Five Best Things to Eat and Drink While Stoned

    If you haven't heard all the ruckus about the legalization of marijuana in Colorado last week, you've either been stuck under a rock, working too much, or coming down from the worst New Years hangover ever. Either way, a joint should help with those issues. While weed still isn't legal in Florida, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    Founder's Brewing Beer Dinner at Whole Foods Coral Springs Friday

    Yes, a dinner with beer at a grocery store. We have indeed reached the promise land, ladies and gentleman. In case you've been living under a rock (in a dry county) for quite some time you might have noticed that craft beer is kind of, like, a thing. A BIG thing. And particularly so in her in South ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    11 People You Hate To See On The Beach

    Guess what, Florida? It's hot. Like so hot it makes you wonder what fool decided this blighted land would be suitable for humanity. So hot your car's full-blast AC isn't enough, and, sitting there, you begin to sweat in strange and unusual places. Likely around your lower back. Then: an idea. Yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2012

    Publix Recalls Frozen Tempura Shrimp

    Lakeland-based Publix supermarkets has issued a voluntary recall for 11oz packets of frozenshrimp tempura. Actually, the shrimp is OK. It's the dipping sauce packets, which that contain soy but aren't labeled as such, that sparked the recall. No illnesses have been reported, according to a Publix p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Cigarette Thieves Are on the Loose in South Florida

    Broward County cops are on the hunt for two dudes who have been running around stealing cigarettes from stores all over South Florida. The Nicotine Bandits first struck on August 5 around 3 a.m., when they hit a Publix at 1297 S. State Road 7 in North Lauderdale. About an hour later, they hit t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2012

    Publix to Reopen in Pompano Beach

    ​A newly rebuilt Publix at Pompano Shopping Center will celebrate its grand reopening on Saturday, March 31, at 7 a.m. The first 1,500 customers to shop on opening day will receive a free customized Publix reusable bag.This new store replaces the original Publix on the site, which opened in 1967 a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Ditching Vegetarianism? Five Meaty Ways to Sell Out

    ​When I think back on my golden years in college, I remember all of the good times that I had with strangers friends. Days spent camping out for seats at basketball games, grossly misusing credit cards, and repeatedly surviving untreated alcohol poisoning are all fond memories. I was cool back the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Price Check: Publix v. Fresh Market v. Whole Foods

    ​I walked past a coworker eating a beautiful spinach salad and asked her where she got it. I should have known:Fresh Market. Today, of course, was opening day.She thought it was pricey, as do many who have never been to a Fresh Market. But more than the all-organic stuff at Whole Foods? I was curi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2011

    Last Minute Christmas Shopping at Publix For Under $15

    All photos by Laine DossCotes du Rhone and Boujolais-Villages wines at a recession-friendly $12.19 a bottle.​It's Christmas Eve and you have to get a last minute gift. Maybe you've been busy, maybe you got a call to come over for a party tonight at your sister's house. Sure, walking in empty hande ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    Should Publix Use Styrofoam?

    ​Publix, the largest private company in Florida and the 15th largest retailer in the U.S., is again the focus of criticism from do-gooders.

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day Is Friday: Five Flavors to Try

    Joyosity via Creative CommonsCarrot cake ice cream? Yes. Please.​Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day -- timed perfectly with the impending three-day holiday weekend -- is Friday, giving dessert lovers time to indulge in any number of strange and/or unusual frozen flavors. Forget vanilla (bor-ing) -- hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Publix Introduces Spicy New Sub (Free Drink Coupon)

    Up top: Publix's pretty new Buffalo Chicken Tenders sub in their weekly ad. Bottom: the sub I got. Not nearly as pretty, but exceptionally tasty.​It was a relatively quiet announcement, and a very bold one. But when Publix talks, even the Facebook fans listen, game time or not. Originally featu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2011

    Crowds Descend on New Publix in Downtown Lake Worth

    by Lisa RabIt was a long opening day.​The new Publix opened today in downtown Lake Worth, and I could not wait to check it out. Finally, instead of driving west of I-95 for a decent loaf of bread, I could walk to a place in the neighborhood, like they do in real cities! I ambled over to Dixie Hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    100 Favorite Dishes -- Number 51: Rotisserie Chicken from Publix

    Deirdra FuncheonGenius. ​It's hard for me to understand why anyone pays $6 or $7 for a package of chicken breast in the meat section of the grocery store, when you can get the whole chicken -- already marinated and cooked -- for the same ding-dangled price! (In fact, I have scored a Publix chicken ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Art Deco Publix to Open in Lake Worth

    Lake Worth Planning Zoning and Historic Preservation Artist Drawing of the new Lake Worth Publix​Publix is opening a 28,000 square-foot store in Lake Worth on April 28th. The store, located on Dixie Highway between Second and Third Avenue is designed to look like classic Publix stores. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Breakfast at Aldi's: Way Cheaper Than Their Publix Competitor

    ​I don't like grocery shopping. While I will be the first to admit I love food, I will also admit I don't like buying it. I've caught myself standing in the pasta aisle, comparing the deals between store brands and name brands, wondering if my coupon for Kraft macaroni and cheese makes it less ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    For Vegetarians -- Four Awesome Meat-Free Sandwiches

    Tricia WoolfendenDelicious vegan club -- tastes nothing like chicken.​Meat eaters have the advantage over vegetarians in many dining situations, not the least of which is at the deli counter or sandwich joint. Palm Beach County in particular is flush with authentic New York-style delis where the m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Interview with Chef, Restaurateur and Author Michael Schwartz, Part II

    ​We continue our interview with chef, restaurateur and author of the cookbook Michael's Genuine Food, scheduled to be released February 15th. Read Part I of our interview here. Clean Plate Charlie: You opened up a Michael's in Grand Cayman - how is that going? Michael Schwartz:  W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Q & A with John Lenhard, Chef at Sublime in Fort Lauderdale

    Photo by Michele Sandberg​When one of my chefs tells me about a place I just "have to try", I go running. I couldn't wait to speak with John Lenhard, Culinary Team Leader at Sublime in Fort Lauderdale, because my fascination with the vegan lifestyle. I am awed by the ski ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Xochitl Totopos de Maiz Are Restaurant-Quality Chips in a Bag

    John Linn​It's pretty tough to find grocery store tortilla chips that are any good. Most commercial varieties just don't taste like corn to me. Instead, they taste artificial and stale.My favorite chip to buy in grocery stores is Santitas Yellow Corn Chips. Sure, they're made by Frito Lay, but the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Let's Help Our Neighbors in Palm Beach Create a "Palm Beach-Worthy" Publix

    Flickr: Jonathan Vazquez​Attention, working-class mortals! There's a crisis atop our local Mt. Olympus (the island of Palm Beach), where the high-society luminaries are in danger of having an ordinary Publix grocery store blight their otherwise extraordinary commercial space.At a recent symposium ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    Beer of the Week: A Magic Hat Trifecta

    John Linn​Unrepentant beer drinkers, rejoice! Each week, Clean Plate Charlie will select one craft or import beer and give you the lowdown on it: How does it taste? What should you drink it with? Where can you find it? But mostly, it's all about the love of the brew. If you have a beer you'd like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Immokalee Workers Plan Major Push on Publix This Weekend

    Pressure mounts on Publix.​Thirty-year-old Romeo Ramirez has worked on Florida farms for his "whole life," he says. And despite the conditions he's seen -- stagnant wages, no benefits, and even migrant farm workers forced to work against their will -- he still seems to see the state he lives in as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2010

    Joyce Kaufman Whips Publix's Butt Over Free Calendar

    Note to Publix: Yeah, it's Islamic New Year. But it's also Tina's birthday.​WFTL's Joyce Kaufman is getting pretty good at managing political stunts. A couple of years ago she collected thousands of shoes to take to Washington to protest illegal immigration. That same year she switched parties - ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Video of Boynton Purse Snatcher

    Boynton Beach Police are hoping this newly released video of a Britney Spears look-alike purse snatcher and her accomplice help nab the pair. Shortly after this scene, the young woman in the foreground exercises her sticky fingers, boldly grabbing the Kate Spade purse belong to a 79-year-old woman w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Some CRAs Really Know How to Woo a Publix

    ​This week's New Times feature details the battle between forward-thinking urban activists and the City of West Palm Beach over how to develop a blighted section of West Palm Beach, Northwood Village.  That battle centered around whether or not Publix could be wooed to the neighborhood's plan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    I'm Eating What?! Tamarind Ball Candy

    Photos by Eric BartonLeave it to your boss to inadvertently ruin your good mood. After last week's grass jelly debacle, I decided to take fate back into my own hands and hand-select the food I'd be eating for this week's post. At my last trip to Publix, I was waiting in the checkout line, just behi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Greenpeace Attacks Publix, Winn-Dixie

    flickr user: wharmanIf only Publix cared this much about REAL fish.The website for Publix supermarkets states, "There are plenty of fish in the sea, but not all of them are good enough for Publix." According to the environmental organization Greenpeace, that statement is all sorts of wrong. First, t ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Say Cheese: Publix Embraces Le Fromage

    You could have knocked me over with a cheese rind I usually don't pay much attention to anything at Publix. If there are two kinds of people in the world, the glassy-eyed ones that stumble about in grocery stores for hours, and the itchy ones who think five minutes is way too long to spend among she ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    The Great Publix Fish Fillet Swindle

    Last night I followed a craving for fish fillets into the deepest recesses of my freezer. (Do NOT make fun -- we are poor writers over here; in fact, some of us survive mainly on tuna fish sandwiches).  Now, look at the image below. Do you see the writing on the box?  I'm not talking about ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 1, 2009
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    October 2, 2008

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  • Blogs

    August 27, 2008
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    August 14, 2007
  • Dining

    November 25, 2004
  • Subtropical Life

    May 13, 2004

    Best Place for Boys to Meet Boys

    Publix Super Market at Five Corners Plaza

  • Goods and Services

    May 15, 2003
  • Dining

    December 13, 2001

    Kitsch-'n'-Kiev

    At Pearl by the Sea, both the floor show and the delectable Russian cuisine are over the top

  • News

    July 26, 2001

    Undercurrents

    If you think shopping at Publix can be harrowing, try working there

  • Foodstuffs

    May 17, 2001

    Best Fresh Seafood

    Bahia Mar Marina

  • Dining

    September 14, 2000

    Foodstuff

    Horn of Plenty

  • Goods and Services

    May 11, 2000
  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for March 2, 2000

  • News

    February 24, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for February 24, 2000

  • News

    February 17, 2000

    Undercurrents

    Publix tries to cover its privates

  • News

    February 10, 2000

    Publix Where working can be lethal

    Five workers have died in Publix's Deerfield Beach warehouse in the past eight years. Has the workplace gotten safer? Apparently not.

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