Publix Acquires Winn-Dixie Lease

Supermarket chain Publix has acquired a store lease from Winn-Dixie.

The site is located at Paradise Isle Shopping Center, 1720 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, Alabama. The grand opening date for the location has not yet been confirmed.

“We’re excited about the growth opportunities within our operating area, and adding a second location in Gulf Shores will help us better serve this community,” said Todd Jones, Publix CEO and president.

Currently, Publix has 1,187 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia.