LAKELAND, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Publix is proud to honor the men and women of the armed forces, along with their families, by offering a 10 percent discount on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, 2017.
To qualify for the discount, active and retired military personnel and family members will need to present a form of military identification. Examples include:
- a military identification card
- a Veteran identification card
- a driver’s license with the Veteran’s designation or
- a copy of their DD-214 (discharge document) along with a driver’s license
“Publix is proud to honor the men and women who serve and protect our country and our freedom, " said Maria Brous, director of media and community relations. “We support the military and their families through many programs throughout our operating areas. Publix’s Veteran’s Day discount is an extension of our military support. It’s one way we continue to serve our communities.”
The 10 percent discount only applies to purchases made on Veteran’s Day, 11/11/17, and excludes all alcohol, gift cards, lottery items, money services, postage stamps, prescriptions, Publix Curbside service, Publix Delivery Powered by Instacart and tobacco.
Publix is privately owned and operated by its 188,000 employees, with 2016 sales of $34 billion. Currently Publix has 1,157 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 20 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.