- Publix and Wegmans are tied for first place as the best supermarkets in the US.
- Publix ranked highest for fast checkouts, item availability, and store cleanliness.
- Trader Joe’s scored the highest in cashier courtesy and Aldi got the best score on value.
Publix and Wegmans are the best supermarkets in the US, followed by Trader Joe’s and H-E-B, according to a survey.
More than 12,700 consumers were asked to rate their favourite grocery chains on attributes like best value, fastest service, and cleanliness for the survey by Market Force Information, a retail consulting firm.
Publix ranked highest for fast checkouts, item availability, and store cleanliness.
Trader Joe’s scored the highest in cashier courtesy, while Wegmans won on its specialty department service. Aldi got the best score on value.
The scoring system is based on customers’ satisfaction and likelihood to recommend the store to others.
Here are the rankings.
1. Publix Super Markets
3. Trader Joe’s
6. Harris Teeter
7. Hy-Vee Food Stores
9. WinCo Foods
10. Whole Foods Market
14. Winn-Dixie Stores
16. Food Lion
19. Sam’s Club
20. Giant Food Stores
22. Stop & Shop
NOW WATCH: Briefing videos
Business Insider Emails & Alerts
Site highlights each day to your inbox.