The man behind the plan

Tortola, Jane Olszeski
April 2007
Progressive Grocer;4/15/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p48
Trade Publication
The article presents an interview with Steve Burd, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Safeway Inc., about his health care plan success story. He discusses his involvement in managing or improving the company's employee health care programs. He explains the steps that single-store operators can take to improve the quality/cost of health care benefits for associates. He comments on the things that surprised him the most in designing and launching the program.


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