retail news in context, analysis with attitude confirms that Safeway plans “to capitalize on the success of its incentive-based health plan by offering to set up similar programs at other employers for a share of the cost savings it generates ... Safeway gained recognition for its health plan success in 2008 when CEO Stephen A. Burd published an article in the Wall Street Journal describing how it had basically held its health care costs flat since 2005.”
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