B&R donation to Food Bank of Lincoln Capital campaign

B&R STORES, INC. Donates $10,000 To The Food Bank Of Lincoln Capital Campaign – December 20, 2021 Lincoln, Neb. –December 20, 2021—B&R Stores, Inc., presented a check for $10,000 to the Food Bank of Lincoln for their Raising Our Response Capital Campaign. The Food Bank of Lincoln is raising money for their new building to […]

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 employees […]

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 […]


Proceeds to the Lincoln Community PlayhouseWin a Trip to Napa Valley, California LINCOLN, Neb. (Dec. 18, 2019) — The 2020 Russ’s Wine and Food Experience will be held at the Embassy Suites on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 from 5–8 p.m. This is the twelfth year for the event, a favorite of Lincoln-area wine lovers. The […]

B&R Stores, Inc. Announces The Promotion Of Mark Griffin To President, COO

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 […]

Thank you for Stuffing the Bus!

Our neighbors needed help The buses arrived and Lincoln showed up! Jannese at Russ’s Market, 66th & O is stuffing the buses. The buses starting filling up. Chris Piper helps load up at Russ’s Market Coddington & A. The buses were packed full! In some cases, we even had to call and ask for additional […]