HSF Health Plan Malta, a leading firm that delivers medical cover and additional wellbeing benefits to company employees, touts its history of partnering “with forward-thinking employers, fostering healthier and happier workplaces”.

In early 2023, it joined hands with the Bigbon Group, a renowned name in Malta’s retail landscape.

“Our collaboration aims to empower Bigbon Group to invest in their employees’ wellbeing, demonstrating the potential of our HSF Health Plans to drive positive change by fostering a workplace that is more vibrant, engaged, and productive,” the company explained.

Let’s take a deeper look at the story of Bigbon Group and the transformative impact of its partnership HSF Health Plan Malta.

Prioritising health for a stronger workforce

Bigbon Group, a prominent player in Malta’s retail sector, has earned a strong reputation as an employer of choice. Their recent expansion plans, which include opening five flagship stores at The Shoreline Mall in spring 2024, have put recruitment at the top of their business priorities. Given the competitive nature of Malta’s recruitment pool, employers must offer comprehensive health benefits to attract and retain skilled employees. 

“Our commitment to employee well-being through HSF Health Plan has been a key factor in making us an attractive employer for talent,” said Catherine Psaila, HR manager at Bigbon Group. Over the past few months, Bigbon Group’s employees have enjoyed a wide range of medical benefits, including doctor’s visits, prescriptions, dental and optical care. 

“Our marketing campaigns highlight the benefits we offer our employees, such as 25 per cent discounts on all our brands, flexible hours for part-time staff, and the HSF health benefits,” shared Catherine Psaila. These benefits have significantly contributed to the success of their recruitment efforts for The Shoreline Mall, giving candidates more money in their pockets and greater control over their physical and financial well-being. 

In summary, the partnership between HSF Health Plan and Bigbon Group has “delivered tangible benefits of prioritising employee well-being in today’s competitive job market.”

HSF Health Plan (Malta) Ltd, with company registration number C 93406 and registered office address at No. 4, Triq Sant’ Andrija, Valletta VLT 1341, Malta, is the trading company of The Hospital Saturday Fund, a Registered Charity in the UK No 1123381 and in Ireland Registered Charity No 20104528. HSF Health Plan (Malta) Limited is authorised under the Insurance Business Act (Chapter 403 of the Laws of Malta) and regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority to carry on business of insurance in Malta.

Featured Image:

From left to right: Ray Micallef, General Manager and Executive Director, HSF Health Plan, Nick Spiteri Paris, Chief Executive Officer, Big Bon Group, and Catherine Psaila, HR Manager, Big Bon Group.


Hotels report strong 2024 so far, optimistic about a very busy summer

May 18, 2024
by Robert Fenech

Trends are shifting in the preference for last-minute bookings, hotels say

Labour Party European Parliament manifesto: What’s in it for businesses?

May 17, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

Looking ahead, Prime Minister Robert Abela pledges new opportunities on the commercial and social sphere

WATCH: MEPs in dialogue – Enhancing Europe

May 17, 2024
by Helena Grech

The fourth in a series of debates designed to engage citizens in the lead-up to the MEP elections