Supermarket Employee Day

B&R STORES, INC. HONORS FRONT-LINE HEROES Celebrates Supermarket Employee Day – February 22, 2021   Lincoln, Neb. – February 17, 2021 – On February 22, B&R Stores, Inc. is going to join supermarkets and food manufacturers nationwide in celebrating the first-ever Supermarket Employee Day. FMI—The Food Industry Association, has proclaimed this new holiday to recognize […]

B&R Stores Agrees to Acquire Allen’s Foods in Hastings

LINCOLN, Neb. August 4, 2020 – B&R Stores has entered into an agreement to purchase the Allen’s Food Store and The Wine Cellar from the Allen family in Hastings, NE. B&R Stores currently operate the Russ’s Market in the Hastings community. The transaction is expected to close by October 1st, 2020. An Allen’s spokesperson said, […]

A Commitment to Our Customers During COVID-19

We take seriously the trust our customers place in us to provide them and their families with access to affordable food and essentials, especially in times of uncertainty. That’s why we have increased our focus on keeping our stores clean and stocked. That’s why we took the step to discontinue food samplings – to avoid […]

B&R Stores, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Mark Griffin to President, COO

Pat Raybould to Continue in Role of CEO and Chairman  Lincoln, Neb., October 31, 2019 – B&R Stores announced today the promotion of Senior V.P. of Operations Mark Griffin to President, COO effective January 1, 2020. Mr. Griffin has been a key player leading growth at B&R Stores since July of 2016. Pat Raybould will […]

B&R Stores to Celebrate Ownership Day on August 15th

B&R Stores to Celebrate Ownership Day on August 15th Customers Invited to Join the Celebration Lincoln, Neb. — August 7, 2017 —B&R Stores was founded in 1964 as a partnership. In 1979, Russ Raybould changed company structure to be employee owned. The creation of the ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) is being celebrated on Tuesday, […]

Super Saver’s SmokeHouse Team Claims 18

State prizes LINCOLN, Neb. — April 6, 2017 — Super Saver’s Smokehouse team earned 18 awards at the 2017 Nebraska Association of Meat Processors (NAMP) Cured Meats Competition. The team brought home six Grand Champion awards and three Reserve Grand Champion awards. Team members included “Smokin’” Bob Voss, Smokehouse manager at the Super Saver at […]

Super Saver at Five Points in Grand Island Now Open

New Store Is Second Grand Island Location – Lincoln, Neb.—July 14, 2016—The new Super Saver at Five Points opened with a fresh look and more features for customers. The store, located at Grand Island’s iconic Five Points intersection, includes a drive-thru pharmacy, an extensive selection of natural/organic products, an expanded delicatessen, floral services and fuel pumps. The doors opened […]

B&R Stores’ Statement on Cage-Free Eggs

LINCOLN, Neb. (July 13, 2016) At B&R Stores, our customers and the communities we serve come first. As a Nebraska-based, employee-owned company, we understand the importance of offering wholesome food that is produced in a safe, humane and sustainable way. We work with our suppliers, many of whom are local farmers and ranchers who contribute to Nebraska’s leading […]

B&R Stores’ Smokehouse Team Claims 17 State Prizes

Lincoln, Neb.—April __, 2016— B&R Stores’ Smokehouse team earned 17 awards at the 2016 Nebraska Association of Meat Processors (NAMP) Cured Meats Competition. The team brought home five Grand Champion awards. Team members included “Smokin’” Bob Voss, Smokehouse manager at the Super Saver at 27th and Pine Lake Road in Lincoln; Misha Tsyutsyak, also from […]

Super Saver Store Director Wins National Awards

LINCOLN, Neb. — June 16, 2015 — Super Saver store director Brian Hayes was recently honored for excellence in supermarket management by two grocery retail organizations. Hayes, the store director at the Fallbrook Super Saver in Lincoln, received the Food Marketing Institute’s (FMI) Store Manager Award for supermarket groups with 1–49 stores. In a news […]