Buehler’s Scholarship Winners Announced

Buehler’s Fresh Foods Names 2016 Scholarship Winners


Buehler's Scholarship WinnersBuehler’s Scholarship winners, Logan Haid (left) and Joshua Froats, were accept their awards on June 3.

Buehler’s Fresh Foods announced the winners of the first annual Buehler Scholarships at a presentation ceremony and reception held at the Buehler’s Medina River Styx store on Friday, June 3, 2016. The event recognized the recipients of two scholarships – the Ed & Helen Buehler Scholarship and the Gene & Don Buehler Scholarship – and was a celebration with their family, friends and co-workers.

Logan Haid, son of Russell and Lisa Haid of Medina, Ohio, was awarded the Ed & Helen Buehler Scholarship. A graduate of Medina High School, Logan plans to pursue a degree in engineering at the University of Cincinnati or University of Akron. He is the Front End Lead Bagger at Buehler’s Medina River Styx, and has qualified for the statewide Ohio Grocery Bagger competition to be held this August. In addition to his academic accomplishments, Logan is actively involved in tutoring, recreational sports, and community service.

Joshua Froats, son of Regis and Karen Froats of Medina, Ohio, was awarded the Gene & Don Buehler Scholarship. Majoring in chemical engineering, Joshua will be a junior at The Ohio State University in Columbus, and is employed in the office of Academic Affairs at OSU. He is on the Dean’s List, and active in the Theta Xi Fraternity, writer for an online newspaper, and giving back to the community. Joshua’s mother, Karen, is a cashier at Buehler’s Medina River Styx.


IMG_1907Scholarship recipients pose with members of the Buehler’s family at the presentation ceremony. From left, Christopher Buehler, Scott Buehler, Lagan Haid, Joshua Froats, Dan Buehler, Joan Buehler and Bob Buehler.

The Buehler Scholarships were established to honor Ed, Helen, Gene and Don Buehler’s legacy and to celebrate their commitment to youth, to family, and to their employees. The scholarship program provides financial support to employees and their dependents enrolled in college. It is a lasting testament of the family’s values.

“We believe that we have an obligation to support and recognize our youth,” stated Dan Shanahan, President and COO. “We hope to give our young people a head start to a successful career by offering tuition scholarships to further their education.”

Buehler’s Fresh Foods is celebrating 87 years as a family-owned and operated supermarket. Industry peers and officials have recognzed Buehler’s accomplishments by awarding: 2016 Leadership Partner and 2015 Harvest for Hunger Check Out Hunger Partner of the Year by the Akron-Canton Regional Food Bank, 2015 “Store of the Month” by Progressive Grocer, 2014 Retailer of the Year (Cleveland Food Dealer Association), Ohio Business Profile (Jon Husted, Ohio Secretary of State), Resolution – food and agriculture (John Kasich, Governor of Ohio), and GreenChill Partnership and Achievement Awards for sustainability and environmental practices.

About Buehler’s:

E&H Family Group owns and operates fourteen Buehler’s Fresh Foods Supermarkets located in Wooster (2), Orrville, Wadsworth, Medina (2), Brunswick, Ashland, New Philadelphia, Dover, Jackson Township (Canton), Coshocton, and Portage Lakes (Green), and Massillon, Ohio.

E&H Family Group owns and operates eighteen ACE Hardware stores located in Orrville, Medina, Dover, New Philadelphia, Delaware, Jackson Township (Canton), Independence, Rocky River, Westlake, Avon Lake, Middlefield, Oberlin, Garrettsville, Hilliard, Plain Township (Canton), Kamm’s Corner (Cleveland) Appleseed (Mansfield) and Piketon, Ohio. And coming to North Olmsted, Ohio in late June 2016.

E & H Family Group is a family-owned company committed to environmentally responsible behavior.  For more information visit  www.buehlers.com                       # # #

RECALL: Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars

RECALL: Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars

  • Date of recall: 6/3/2016
  • UPC codes: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504754.htm
  • Lot codes: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504754.htm
  • Manufacturer of item: The Quaker Oats Company
  • Toll free number of manufacturer for information & questions: 800-856-5781
  • Reason for recall: were potentially impacted by sunflower kernels received from  SunOpta that were potentially contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes (L.mono).
  • PLEASE return products to any Buehler’s location for a refund or replacement

Expanded Kashi Bar Recall

Expanded Kashi Bar recall

  • Date of recall: 6/3/2016
  • UPC codes: see click here
  • Lot codes: see click here
  • Manufacturer of item: Kashi Company
  • Toll free number of manufacturer for information & questions: 1-877-747-2467
  • Reason for recall: they contain ingredients made from sunflower seeds distributed by its supplier, SunOpta, that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
  • PLEASE return products to any Buehler’s location for a refund or replacement

RECALL: Nature Valley Bars – certain varieties

RECALL: Nature Valley Protein Chewy Bars & Nature Valley Simple Nut Bars – certain varieties

RECALL: Great Grains Protein Cereal-honey, oats & seeds

RECALL: Great Grains Protein Cereal honey, oats and seeds

RECALL: Clif Bars – 3 flavors

RECALL: Clif Bars – 3 flavors under recall

  • Date of recall: 6/3/2016
  • UPC codes: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504833.htm
  • Lot codes: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504833.htm
  • Manufacturer of item: Clif Bar & Company
  • Toll free number of manufacturer for information & questions: 1-888-851-8456
  • Reason for recall: its ingredient supplier, SunOpta, was found to have distributed sunflower kernels that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes (L.mono).
  • PLEASE return products to any Buehler’s location for a refund or replacement

RECALL: Kashi Trail Mix Granola Bars

Kashi Trail Mix Granola Bars 7.4 oz.

  • Date of recall: 6/2/2016
  • UPC code: 18627-03000
  • Lot codes: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504285.htm
  • Manufacturer of item: Kashi Company
  • Toll free number of manufacturer for information & questions: 1-877-747-2467
  • Reason for recall: contains ingredients made from sunflower seeds distributed by a supplier that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes
  • PLEASE return products to any Buehler’s location for a refund or replacement

RECALL: Gold Medal Flour

Recall: Gold Medal Flour