When checking out at the grocery store.
you might not realize the science behind bagging groceries.
eight baggers" from Burnstad's Market in Tomah are
showing off their skills for a chance to be named
Wisconsin's best "bagger".
Contestants must pack two grocery bags full of food.
ending with an equal weight in each bag.
it's not just their speed that they're judged on...
We don't want those glass bottles on the outside.We
don't want the eggs under the watermelon, you know
everything got to be good.
We don't want those magazines to be stuck in there
and then crushed.
We want are guests to go home with perfectly packed
groceries all the time.
17-year old Brandon Tupper was today's big winner.
He will now go on to the state competition in Wisconsin
Dells October 16-th.
If he wins.
he'll head to nationals in Las Vegas.
Brandon started bagging at Burnstad's market just
three weeks ago.