HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A familiar food retailer opens Wednesday in southwest Huntsville. This is the sixth branch to open its door in the area, according to Publix's website.
Publix Super Markets, Inc. places the next branch on Zierdt Road in The Shoppes at Redstone Square. The market is next by Redstone Arsenal's Gate 7.
A news release lists the following services available:
- Full-Service Meat Department
- Produce Department
- Full-Service Deli Department
- Publix Bakery
- Aprons Simple Meals
- Full-Service Seafood Department
- Full-Service Pharmacy
A ribbon-cutting ceremony happened at 7 a.m. with city officials and store representatives in attendance.
The sixth store is down the road from another branch, located on Madison Boulevard.
Publix is privately owned and operated by its more than 190,000 employees, with 2017 sales of $34.6 billion. Currently, Publix has 1,187 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. The company has been named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in America for 21 consecutive years. In addition, Publix’s dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized among the top in the grocery business. For more information, visit the company’s website, corporate.publix.com.