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In February 2013 we celebrated the 27th year of our annual Best Bagger Championship. The national finals took placed during the NGA Show at the Mirage Hotel on Sunday, February 10, 2013. Contestants used three reusable bags during the preliminary and final rounds.
For more information on the 2013 Best Bagger Championship, please visit www.theNGAshow.com.
To view photos from the 25th Best Bagger Championship (2011) please go to this website.
To view photos from the 26th Best Bagger Championship (2012) please go to this website.
Would you like more information about holding your own Best Bagger Contest? Please contact Aileen Munster at (703) 516-0700. Download the 2013 Official Training Manual for Best Bagger Contest Coordinators (.pdf 474 kb).
The 2013 Best Bagger Championship Winners were:
Champion – Andrew Borracchini, Metropolitan Market at Admiral, Washington
1st Runner Up – Taylor Cantrell, Dillons Food Stores, Kansas
2nd Runner Up – James Wilmott, ShopRite of Hunterdon County, New Jersey
3rd Runner Up – Nicholas Lewis, Food City, Virginia
4th Runner Up – Daniel Busquets, Kowalski’s Market, Minnesota
Thank you to our sponsors ConAgra Foods, Pringles, Bunzl Distribution and Pan-Oston Company for their wonderful support of the 2013 Best Bagger Championship.
A little bit about the history of the NGA Best Bagger Contest. Click here.
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