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Retail Council of Canada presents the first and only health insurance program in Canada developed specifically for its members

Retailers can expect more coverage, more personalized advice, and expert consultation, all at discounted rates.

TORONTO, January 10, 2022 / CNW / – Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and Producers Group announce the launch of RCC RetailCare, a new health benefits program offered to retailers through Canada.

RetailCare – Health Care Services for Retailers (CNW Group / Retail Council of Canada)

Retail Council Canada present from Canada first and only health insurance program developed specifically for its members

Thanks to RCC RetailCare, retailers can now easily provide their employees with the best health and wellness benefits, including prescription drugs, dental care, enhanced hospital care, vision, paramedical care and more. Moreover.

This health program is particularly attractive to retailers as it leverages the purchasing power of RCC’s retail network through Canada, has a national scope and can also be extended to permanent part-time employees who work at least 20 hours per week. This allows the program to offer retailers of all sizes the preferential rates and flexibility of service normally reserved for larger operators.

RCC RetailCare is powered by Agile Benefits ™, with its own industry-leading insurance technology platform. It is Producers Group’s preferred technology platform for managing health benefit program administration and claims management. Employers and employees will have full access to the benefits program through an easy-to-use mobile app.

“Our members were looking for an affordable, flexible and easy-to-access health insurance plan and we are delighted with the program that RCC was able to develop with Producers Group,” said Santo Ligotti, Vice-President, Member Relations and Services at Retail Council of Canada. “Being able to offer retail staff a comprehensive benefits package is an important step in supporting their health and that of their family, and a great tool to help attract top retail talent. . “

“Producers Group is pleased to extend its extensive experience in the area of ​​health benefits of associations to from Canada retailers, many of whom are going through one of the hardest times in their memory, ”says Marc Ber, President of the Producers’ Group. “What we’ve been able to create with RCC RetailCare is a program that also gives small retailers an affordable plan that allows them to access everything that multinationals enjoy. This includes top-notch services such as wellness resources, telemedicine, and access to Best Doctors, a second-opinion medical service provider. Because we know retailers across the country all have different requirements, our program has the flexibility to provide customizable plans that give each member exactly what they need at an affordable price.

RCC RetailCare is one of several Retail Council savings programs of Canada members can profit when they are part of the strongest retail advocacy association in Canada.

Learn more about RCC RetailCare.

About the producer group

The Producers’ Group designs specialized insurance and health servicess the plans that professionals rely on to protect their families, employees, businesses and financial interests.

About Agile ™ Benefits

Agile Benefits ™ is an administrative / technology benefits platform that consolidates an all-in-one digital portal for employers, employees and insurance companies. They also have a web portal / mobile application with intuitive real-time access to all service resources.

About the Retail Council of Canada
Retail is from Canada largest private sector employer with over 2 million Canadians working in our industry. The sector generates more than 78 billion dollars in salaries and benefits. Core retail sales (excluding vehicles and gasoline) were over 400 billion dollars in 2020. Retail Council of Canada Membership (RCC) accounts for over two-thirds of core retail sales in the country. RCC is an industry-funded, non-profit association representing small, medium and large retail businesses in communities across the country. As a Voice of Retail ™ in Canada, we are proud to represent more than 45,000 storefronts in all retail formats, including departments, grocery stores, specialties, discounts, independent retailers and online merchants.

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Retail Council of Canada logo (CNW Group / Retail Council of Canada)

SOURCE Retail Council of Canada



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