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Pear Up with USA Pears Display Contest 2014

Please join us in congratulating our contest winners!

The winners for the 1 – 5 cash registers category are:

1st Place: Shiela Burt, Mike’s Food Center, St. Charles, MN

First Place, 1 - 5 Cash Register Category, Shiela Burt, Mike's Food Center, St. Charles, MN

2nd Place: Kelly Kesler, Kesler’s Market, Blackfoot, ID

Second Place, 1 - 5 Cash Registers Category, Kelly Kesler, Kesler's Market, Blackfoot, ID

3rd Place: Leslie MacAulay, Sackville Co-op Food Market, Sackville, NB, Canada

Third Place, 1 - 5 Cash Register Category, Leslie MacAulay, Sackville Co-op Food Market, Sackville, NB

Honorable Mentions:

Rex Titch, TOPS Markets, Waterford, PA

Christopher Vorhies, Leon’s Gourmet Grocer, Lincoln, NE

Efren Pinera, Hilltop Red Apple, Seattle, WA

Donald Oberg, Donelan’s Supermarkets, Lincoln, MA

Craig Alley, Ideal Grocery, Lincoln, NE

Susann Kotarba, Harding’s Friendly Markets, Eau Claire, MI

Dan Vanauker, TOPS Markets, Ontario, NY

Lauren Lyons, Creekside Co-op, Elkins Park, PA

Michelle Heneby, Marvin’s Food Stores, Dewey, OK

Patsy Frazier, Homeland, Shawnee, OK

 

The winners for the 6 - 9 cash registers category are:

 1st Place (TIE – a $1,000 prize for each): Michael Callahan, Ray’s Food Place, McKinleyville, CA

First Place (TIE), 6 - 9 Cash Register Category, Michael Callahan, Ray's Food Place, McKinleyville, CA

1st Place (TIE – a $1,000 prize for each): Eric Dodge, Hy-Vee, Waterloo, IA

First Place (TIE), 6 - 9 Cash Register Category, Eric Dodge, Hy-Vee, Waterloo, IA

2nd Place: Mike Viers, Food Giant, Jackson, TN

Second Place, 6 - 9 Cash Register Category, Mike Viers, Food Giant, Jackson, TN

3rd Place: David Dozier, GFF Foods, Moore, OK

Third Place, 6 - 9 Cash Register Category, David Dozier, GFF Foods, Moore, OK

Honorable Mentions:

Judy Gauthier, Buy-Low Foods, Athabasca, AB, Canada

Michael Garrett, Rosauers Supermarkets, Yakima, WA

Al Polard, Chuck’s Produce and Street Market, Vancouver, WA

Jason Richards, Nature’s Pantry, Independence, MO

Brian Metcalfe, Marsh Supermarkets, Carmel, IN

Derek Christensen, The Port Townsend Food Co-op, Port Townsend, WA

Joe Ruiz, Ray’s Food Place, Cloverdale, CA

Mike Midura, Fresh Acres Market, Springfield, MA

Davi Andre, Sprouts, San Diego, CA

Dennis Houghton, Sprouts, San Antonio, TX

 

The winners for the 10 or more cash registers category are:

1st Place: Dan Atkinson, Hy-Vee, Iowa City, IA

First Place, 10 or more Cash Register Category, Dan Atkinson, Hy-Vee, Iowa City, IA

2nd Place: John Sherman, Hy-Vee, Council Bluffs, IA

Second Place, 6 - 9 Cash Registers Category, John Sherman, Hy-Vee, Council Bluffs, IA

3rd Place: Josh Pederson, Hy-Vee, Winona, MN

Honorable Mentions:

Derek Perisho, Hy-Vee, Olathe, KS

Kelsey Bartels, Martin’s IGA Plus, Effingham, IL

Brad Franklin, TOPS Markets, Towanda, PA

Jessica Granier, Rouse’s Market, Thibodaux, LA

Andy Crane, Chuck’s Produce and Street Market, Vancouver, WA

Brandon Everett, Rouses Market, Slidell, LA

John Braun, Rouses Market, Covington, LA

Mario DeCaro, TOPS Market, Cheektowaga, NY

John Hugger, Rouses Market, Metairie, LA

Bryan Burch, Hy-Vee, Kansas City, MO

 

We received hundreds of creative entries, and are grateful to all who participated.  ALL who submitted complete and eligible entries will receive an Amazon gift card valued at $20 courtesy of USA Pears via mail or e-mail (if e-mail address was provided).

Cash prizes are awarded as follows:

1st Place: $1,000

2nd Place: $750

3rd Place: $500

Honorable Mention: $150


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