Great Place to Work Institute and Fortune magazine have recognized Publix Super Markets as one of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Diversity, ranking it number three out of 100 companies, up from number six last year.
The award takes into consideration the experiences of women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, those with disabilities and those who belong to the Baby Boomer or older generations, Publix noted. More than 4 million employees across the U.S. who fit the Great Place to Work study criteria responded to questions about their workplace environment, company values, company trust and leadership effectiveness.
Hilton came in tops in the study. The other retailer in the top 10 was Wegmans Food Markets, at number four.