SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) April 1, 2021
PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
3300 Publix Corporate Parkway
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On April 1, 2021, Publix Super Markets, Inc. announced its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share, payable May 3, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business April 15, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1. Press Release dated April 1, 2021
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
|PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS, INC.|
|Dated: April 1, 2021||By: ||/s/ David P. Phillips|
|David P. Phillips, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and|
|Treasurer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)|
Contact: Maria Brous
Publix announces quarterly dividend
LAKELAND, Fla., April 1, 2021 - Publix announced its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of 37 cents per share on its common stock.
The dividend will be payable May 3, 2021, either through direct deposit or mailed as a check to stockholders of record as of the close of business April 15, 2021.
To elect direct deposit of dividends, visit corporate.publix.com/stock and click Publix Stockholder Online at the bottom of the page. After registering for a secure and confidential online account, log in and select Dividends > Payment Preferences to elect direct deposit.
Direct deposit elections also can be made by completing the online Direct Deposit Authorization for Publix Stock Dividends form at corporate.publix.com/stock > Stockholder Resources > Forms. Print and sign the form as indicated, and then send it with a voided check to Publix stockholder services.
Publix, the largest employee-owned company in the U.S. with more than 225,000 associates, currently operates 1,269 stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. For 23 consecutive years, the company has been recognized by Fortune as a great place to work. 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. ###