One Association- Two Great Events
Join us on September 9-10th for the 2014 Maine Food Means Business Summit at the Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport. New this year on September 9th we will hold our First Annual Maine Best Bagger Contest to find the “best” Maine bagger. The Maine Best Bagger Contest will be held in conjunction with the Sixth Annual Maine Food Means Business 2014 Summit on Tuesday, September 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport. The winner will receive an expenses paid trip to Las Vegas to represent Maine at the 2015 National Competition, held at the National Grocer Association Forum in February 2015. Need more info?
Scholarship Winners Announced
The Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association is pleased to announce the 2014 Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association Scholarship Program recipients. The recipients are:
Moriah Damon of West Gardiner to attend the University of New England. Moriah is employed by Goggin’s IGA in Randolph.
Cassidy L. Merrill of Buxton to attend Endicott College. Cassidy is employed by Plummer’s Shop ‘n Save in Buxton.
Reba R. Meserve of Standish to attend Wellesley College. Reba is employed by Hannaford in Standish.
Shawna I. Meserve of Standish to attend Colby College. Shawna is employed by Hannaford in Standish.
Savannah E. Paradis of Fort Kent to attend Husson University. Savannah is employed by Paradis Shop ‘n Save in Fort Kent.
The Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association is a business trade association representing main street businesses: independently owned and operated grocery stores, supermarkets, food and beverage producers
and processors, wholesalers, distributors and allied service companies.