Publix announced plans to expand its Lakeland, Fla.-based headquarters and add 700 additional jobs by the end of 2027.

“Publix’s growth is made possible by the hard work of our associates and the loyalty of our customers. These additional jobs will help us support our store associates as they continue to provide the premier service our customers expect. We are proud of the role we continue to play in the great state of Florida,” says Todd Jones, president and CEO.