Ohio Grocers Association 2015 Best Bagger is from Buehler’s!

Brady Long, representing Buehler’s Fresh Foods Wadsworth, has claimed the title “Ohio’s Best Bagger” at the 2015 Ohio Best Bagger Contest on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. The Ohio Grocers Association event featured regional winners from Ohio supermarkets and was hosted at Giant Eagle Market District in Columbus, Ohio.

Brady was one of four baggers representing Buehler’s Fresh Foods, and beat 22 other competitors to win the coveted title, The award comes with a $1,000 check, and a trip to Las Vegas to compete in the National Grocers Association Best Bagger Championship in February 2016.On a personal note, Brady is active in his church, helping with vacation bible school and he enjoys sports.

“We are proud of Brady and his accomplishments!” stated Bob Bly, Buehler’s Vice President of Store Operations. “He is not only Ohio’s Best Bagger, but an outstanding employee and young man.”

About Ohio Grocers Association Best Bagger Contest:

Contestants are judged not only on speed, but also on weight distribution between bags, correct bagging technique, professional appearance and attitude. The best bagger contest is an exciting competition, which serves as a way to enhance proper and effective bagging techniques, as well as a prime opportunity to showcase talented employees .

About Buehler’s:

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

E&H Family Group also owns and operates fifteen ACE Hardware stores located in Orrville, Medina, Dover, New Philadelphia, Delaware, Jackson Township, Independence, Rocky River, Westlake, Middlefield, Oberlin, Avon Lake, Garrettsville, Hilliard, and Canton, Ohio. E & H Family Group is a family-owned company committed to environmentally responsible behavior.  For more information visit