Payless 2014 “Design a Bag Contest” Winners Are Tay’ahni Taki and Ryan Ayangco


hagatna, Guam – (May 15) – Pay-­‐Less Supermarkets launched the 1st annual “Design a Bag” Contest as part of the company’s M0B campaign and to promote Guam Earth Month.  

For the month of April, local residents were invited to submit their own original artwork for a chance to be featured on Pay-­‐Less Supermarket’s limited edition 2014 reusable shopping bags.

After thorough review, Pay-­‐Less Supermarkets is excited to announce the two winners of its 2014 Design a Bag Contest: Tay’ahni Taki, School Category winner and Ryan Ayangco, Open Category winner.  

Taki received $200  Cash, $50 Pay-­‐Less gift  certficates and $100 towards a student or non-­‐profit organization of her choice. Ayangco received $300 Cash and $100 Pay-­‐Less gift certificates.


[L-R: Kamerin Pereira, Pay-­‐Less Supermarkets Community Relations Coordinator, Tay’ahni Taki, School Category Design a Bag Contest Winner, Ryan Ayangco, Open Division Design a Bag Contest Winner, and Carina Pegarido, Pay-­‐Less Supermarkets Marketing Manager].

Each winning design will be featured on limited edition reusable shopping bags-­‐ Takai’s design on lunch bags and Ayancgo’s design on reusable  bags. Starting in August, customers will have the opportunity to purchase both limited edition bags at all Pay-­‐Less Supermarket locations.  

Pay-­‐Less Supermarkets encourages the community to continue to use reusable bags in efforts to reduce the amount of plastic bags on our island.

About Pay‐Less Supermarkets
Pay‐Less Supermarkets,was established in 1950.  From just one modest store, it has grown to eight stores with location in Hagatna, Yigo, Dededo, Micromall, Oka, Sinajana, Mangilao and Sumay. Pay-­‐Less is proud to serve the community by providing the “Greatest customer value every single day”.

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