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SMITHFIELD FOODS’ HELPING HUNGRY HOMES® PARTNERS WITH B&R STORES INC. TO DONATE MORE THAN 30,000 POUNDS OF PROTEIN TO FOOD BANK OF LINCOLN

LINCOLN, Neb. – April 4, 2017 – Today, Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® initiative, a program focused on alleviating hunger and helping Americans become more food secure, joined forces with B&R Stores, the parent company of Russ’s Market and Super Saver, to donate more than 30,000 pounds of protein to Food Bank of Lincoln. The … Continue reading SMITHFIELD FOODS’ HELPING HUNGRY HOMES® PARTNERS WITH B&R STORES INC. TO DONATE MORE THAN 30,000 POUNDS OF PROTEIN TO FOOD BANK OF LINCOLN

Lincoln Wine & Food Experience Set For Friday, Feb. 24

Benefit for Lincoln Community Playhouse will be Held at Embassy Suites in Lincoln   LINCOLN, Neb. (Dec. 28, 2016) — The 2017 Lincoln Wine and Food Experience will be held at the Embassy Suites on Friday, Feb. 24 from 5–8 p.m. This is the ninth year for the event, which has become a favorite of … Continue reading Lincoln Wine & Food Experience Set For Friday, Feb. 24

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 … Continue reading B&R Stores’ Statement on Cage-Free Eggs

Russ’s Market Offers Deals and Donations for Donuts Salvation Army to Benefit on National Donut Day, June 3

Lincoln, Neb.—June 1, 2016—Today, donuts and coffee is a pretty typical combination at the office, but during World War I, it was a vital morale-booster on the battlefield. National Donut Day is dedicated to the Salvation Army volunteers who served coffee and donuts to soldiers on the battlefields of France. This Friday, June 3, Russ’s … Continue reading Russ’s Market Offers Deals and Donations for Donuts Salvation Army to Benefit on National Donut Day, June 3

Supermarket Beef Prices Expected to Decline in Time for Summer Grilling

Lincoln, Neb.—April 6, 2016—Beef lovers may be in for a treat just in time for Summer grilling season; lower prices on their favorite cuts. Dave Shuman, director of meat operations for Russ’s Market, expects the price of middle meat cuts such as New York strip, Ribeye and T-Bone to decline over the next several weeks. … Continue reading Supermarket Beef Prices Expected to Decline in Time for Summer Grilling

2016 Lincoln Wine and Food Experience Raises Record Amount Event Takes in Nearly $48,000 for the Lincoln Community Playhouse

LINCOLN, Neb. ― March 21, 2016― Record attendance led to a fundraising record for the eighth annual Lincoln Wine and Food Experience, presented by Russ’s Market. Nearly 950 people attended this year’s event, held Feb. 26 at Embassy Suites. Ticket sales and proceeds from a silent auction raised almost $48,000, exceeding the previous record by … Continue reading 2016 Lincoln Wine and Food Experience Raises Record Amount Event Takes in Nearly $48,000 for the Lincoln Community Playhouse

Russ’s Market to Expand and Renovate 66th & O Street Store

LINCOLN, Neb. (January 20, 2015) ― The Russ’s Market store located at East Park Plaza at 66th & O Street in Lincoln will nearly double in size over the next year. B&R Stores, parent company of Russ’s Market, has reached an agreement to take over the space directly north of the current store, which previously … Continue reading Russ’s Market to Expand and Renovate 66th & O Street Store