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Albertsonís Inc.
Boise, ID
1939-Current

History

 

Albertsonís began as a single grocery store in Boise, Idaho and formed into a large chain of stores with their own in-house brand that they contracted with outside manufacturers to produce exclusively for their stores.In the case of crayons, Albertsons developed a line of inexpensive wax crayons called ďSav-On OscoĒ and carried them in their stores.They didnít actually start selling their own crayon line until the 1990s.

 

Known Crayon Boxes

 

Product Name

ID

Box

Colors

Crayons

Box Color

Design

Variation

Years

Rarity

Value

Sav-On Osco

ALB0001

TBH

16

16

Yellow

Hex Window

School bus

1990s

3

$2

Sav-On Osco

ALB0002

TBH

24

24

Yellow

Hex Window

School bus

1990s

3

$2

Sav-On Osco

ALB0003

TBH

64

64

Yellow

Multi-colored text

School bus

1990s

3

$3

 

Photos

 

 

Sav-on Osco - 16 colors.jpg

 

 

Sav-on Osco - 24 colors.jpg

 

Sav-on Osco - 64 colors.jpg

ALB0001

ALB0002

ALB0003