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) January 1, 2019
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)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
Publix Super Markets, Inc. (the “Company”) and John L. Goff, Jr. and Michael E. Lester, Officers of the Company, entered into Indemnification Agreements dated January 1, 2019. These Indemnification Agreements are in the same form as the Indemnification Agreement attached as an exhibit to the quarterly report of the Company on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2001. The Indemnification Agreement has been entered into between the Company and all of its directors and officers as previously reported.
Item 8.01. Other Events
On January 2, 2019, the Company announced its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.26 per share, payable February 1, 2019 to stockholders of record as of the close of business January 15, 2019. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
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: January 3, 2019
/s/ David P. Phillips
David P. Phillips, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)