The biggest Supermarket chain in Florida is "Publix". I was so happy to see that their stores were closed on Thanksgiving.
I wrote Publix to express my appreciation for this enlightened labour policy. Here is their reply:
Thank you for your email. We appreciate our customers taking the time to contact us.We are happy to offer Thanksgiving Day off for our employees because we realize that they have families, too. We want them to pause to say "thanks" as well. Thank you for your nice comments, and have a wonderful Thanksgiving.Again, thank you for taking the time to contact us. If we can be of any further assistance regarding this matter, please either call our Consumer Relations toll-free number at 1-800-242-1227, write us at the Publix Super Markets Corporate Office, PO Box 407, Lakeland, FL 33802, ATTN: Consumer Relations, or contact us at our website, publix.com and mention your reference number, # 579504.Sincerely,Leslie Spencer