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Publix grew both its net sales and earnings in a positive second quarter.

Sales for the second quarter were $8.4 billion, a 3.6% increase from last year’s $8.1 billion. Comparable store sales for the second quarter increased 1.6%. Sales for the second quarter of 2017 were positively impacted by 1.2% due to the effect of the Easter holiday being in the second quarter in 2017, the…