Tops Friendly Markets
Headquartered in Western New York, Tops is the region's leading supermarket, with more than 160 stores and 16,000 associates across New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.
Over the years, Blue Cross Blue Shield has supported Tops' employees and their families with flexible plan designs and individual care management programs. Blue Cross Blue Shield has also been working with employees on a range of wellness programs, including biometric screenings, fitness challenges, walking programs, health seminars, and more. The end result: increased activity, engagement, and overall health of employees.
Healthy employees are typically more engaged and productive.
- Since 2013 in the Lose to Win Program, Tops employees have lost 5,299 pounds
- Since 2012 in the WalkingWorks program, Tops employees have walked 552,735 miles
From left to right: James McWilliams, Account Executive, Blue Cross Blue Shield; Gail D. Marchese, Wellness Coordinator, Tops Friendly Markets; Maribeth Insana, Health Promotion Specialist, Blue Cross Blue Shield
"Blue Cross Blue Shield is a valued wellness partner. I wouldn't be able to do what I do without the ideas, support, and guidance that I receive from them."
- Gail D. Marchese, Wellness Coordinator, Tops Friendly Markets City of Buffalo