UK - Pub and brewing group Greene King is to automate its employee benefit system using 4th Contact's software.
The traditional paper-based system will be transformed into one that automatically communicates between employees, the HR department and payroll using 4th Contact’s Working Wealth software.
Greene King HR director John Roberts said: “Our company flex scheme includes a wide range of options for our employees and this makes automation of the system even more sensible.”
The changes will allow employees to make informed choices about the benefits that suit their individual lifestyles.
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers