Publix Super Markets, Inc. is engaged in the business of operating retail food supermarkets in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee and North Carolina. The Company sells grocery (including dairy, produce, deli, bakery, meat and seafood), health and beauty care, general merchandise, pharmacy, floral, and other products and services. The Company's lines of merchandise include a variety of across the nation advertised and private label brands, as well as unbranded merchandise, such as produce, meat and seafood. These products are delivered to the supermarkets through Company distribution centers or directly from the suppliers. Private label items are produced in the Company's dairy, bakery and deli manufacturing facilities or are manufactured for the Company by suppliers. The Company operates approximately 1,095 supermarkets.