CHARLES JENKINS JR.
CEO, Publix Super Markets
KEY DEVELOPMENTS: Launched multiple pilot programs and new concepts; increased earnings more than 10%.
WHAT'S NEXT: Complete launch of new Greenwise Markets natural food concept.
Things always seem to be looking up for Publix Super Markets. In 2006, net income for the Lakeland, Fla.-based chain rose almost 11% to reach $1.1 billion, on fiscal-year sales of $21.7 billion. Earnings