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September 19, 2013

The Home Depot, Inc. is reportedly going to stop providing health care benefits to part-time employees working less than 30 hours per week.

Atlanta – The Home Depot, Inc. is reportedly going to stop providing health care benefits to part-time employees working less than 30 hours per week. According to Bloomberg, starting next month the retailer will send about 20,000 part-time employees to purchase their own insurance on government-sponsored healthcare exchanges that will be created under the guidelines of the Affordable Care Act.

March 15, 2013

Retail companies should expect this year and 2014 to be a wild roller coaster ride of health insurance changes for retailers. That assessment came from Neil Trautwein, VP, employee benefits, National Retail Federation, who said that retailers need to take prudent actions to comply with the requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

May 31, 2011

CVS Caremark Corp. won a $3 billion contract to provide pharmacy benefits to federal employees.

New York City -- CVS Caremark Corp. won a $3 billion contract to provide pharmacy benefits to federal employees.

The contract has been handled by pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions since 2008. Medco disclosed on Friday that Blue Cross Blue Shield Association would not renew a contract that saw Medco handle mail order and specialty drug benefits for the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, which provides health insurance to federal government employees, retirees, and their families.

September 24, 2010

If there was ever any question about what retailers value most during the recession, it’s been answered.

If there was ever any question about what retailers value most during the recession, it’s been answered. A recent report released by Manhattan-based MetLife showed that when a recession strikes, retailers trend more toward containing the cost of its benefits than on reducing turnover.

July 31, 2010

The federal agencies with principle jurisdiction over the new healthcare law as it affects employers—the...

December 21, 2008

H.E.B. introduced a new employee program that offers discounts on its private-label merchandise....

April 30, 2008

As health-care costs mount, and the complexity of available coverage plans reaches mind-boggling magnitude,...

April 9, 2008

Julian C. Day, the chairman and CEO of RadioShack, received compensation of about $2.5 million...