National Title Is In The Bag For Vermont’s Krystal Smith At 2011 Best Bagger Championship Presented
the coveted Grocery Bag trophy was only the beginning for Smith, who also took home a
$10,000 prize. The prize, for the second straight year, was made possible by ConAgra Foods.
was nerve racking, but I practiced a lot and came prepared, Smith said. When asked how she spend her prize money, Smit Ray Ban Wayfarer h said save a little and spend a little, but I have to be honest: I do plan to shop, shop, shop! winning time was 38 seconds. Lewis of
Washington followed closely behind, claiming 2nd place and a
$5,000 prize. top finishers included
Andrew Hadlock ofMatt Medley ofRoland Mattox of
Georgia, who each took home
$1,000 for their efforts.
This year Best Bagger Championship drew from 21 states across the country and marked the competition 25 year anniversary. President
Peter Larkin says this group epitomizes the dedication and work ethic of all baggers across the country. year, we hold this competition to shine a light on the baggers and their unending commitment Ray Ban Wayfarer to this industry. year after year, from the state level to this national stage, they continue to embody the true values o Ray Ban Wayfarer f the independent grocer, Larkin said. is the national trade ass Ray Ban Wayfarer ociation representing the retail and wholesale grocers that make up the independent sector of the food distribution industry. An independent retailer is a privately owned or controlled food retail company operating a variety of formats. Most independent operators are serviced by wholesale distributors, while others may be partially or fully self distributing. Some are publicly traded but with controlling shares held by the family and others are employee owned. Independents are the true of the grocery industry and dedicated to their customers, associates, and communities. members include retail and wholesale grocers, state grocers associations, as well as manufacturers and service suppliers. website:ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG) is one of
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