Keypoint: "The company employs 452 in New Hampshire, with only 171 in full-time status. The remaining 281 are part-time and will be eligible to have their hours extended. The ACA considers an average 30 hours a week or more of work as full-time status..."We decided to implement our plan early," said Air Haseotes, president and CEO of Cumberland Farms. "Investing in our employees is not just a smart thing to do; it's the right thing to do." Employees will be given the opportunity to apply for the additional hours, and decisions will be made store-by-store on the basis of employee merit and store scheduling needs, said McMahon."
By Dave Solomon