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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Named a Military Friendly Employer® for 2019

August 16, 2018

DALLAS — The Army & Air Force Exchange Service has been named a Military Friendly Employer for 2019 by Viqtory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine. The Exchange ranked second—up from third in 2018—in the Retail Consumer Good and Government/Non-Profit category. The annual Better for Veterans list recognizes companies based on hiring, retention, promotion, and…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Welcomes 11 Soldiers, Airmen to the Team, Highlights Military Connection

August 16, 2018

DALLAS – Active-duty service members assigned to the Army & Air Force Exchange Service learned about the inner workings of the Nation’s 61st-largest retailer during a special orientation this month at Exchange headquarters in Dallas. “An assignment at the Exchange is an experience unlike any other in the military,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt.…

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Exchange Shoppers Save 15 Percent on First-Day Purchases with New MILITARY STAR Accounts Aug. 17 to 30

August 15, 2018

DALLAS – MILITARY STAR® savings are getting even better for service members and their families. From Aug. 17 through 30, new accountholders will receive 15 percent off their first day’s purchases instead of the 10 percent discount regularly offered. Discount will appear as a credit on the customer’s first monthly billing statement. Customers can save…

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Grand Forks AFB Celebrates Renovated Exchange With Ribbon-Cutting

August 10, 2018

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service ushered in a modern era of shopping for Airmen and military families with the grand reopening of its remodeled Exchange at Grand Forks Air Force Base. “The Exchange is privileged to be part of Team Grand Forks,” said Exchange General Manager Annette…

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Retired Airman Drives Home in Her 1st New Vehicle Ever Thanks to Exchange Sweepstakes

August 10, 2018

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON – For retired Tech. Sgt. Katie Nelson, growing up with four brothers and three sisters meant never having a new car of her own. Since winning a grand prize in the Army & Air Force Exchange Service Subway Sweepstakes, Nelson is now having fun driving her first new car – a 2018…

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Young Scholars Earn Prizes Worth $4,000 in Exchange’s You Made the Grade Contest

August 9, 2018

DALLAS – Three young military students discovered that getting good grades pays off, as each was recently presented the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s You Made the Grade sweepstakes winning prizes. The grand-prize winner, Gerald Wells, a fifth-grader from Joint Base Charleston, was presented with a $2,000 Exchange gift card. Second-place winner, Alanna Morales,…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Warns Shoppers about ‘Exchange Inc.’ Scams

August 8, 2018

DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is warning military shoppers about scammers offering to broker the sale of used cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats and boat engines through the Department of Defense retailer using the name “Exchange Inc.” “This has been an ongoing issue for several years now, and it has surfaced again…

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Wahlburgers Coming to Joint Base Lewis-McChord Exchange

August 7, 2018

DALLAS – Through an agreement with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service, Wahlburgers—the fast-casual restaurant founded by executive chef Paul Wahlberg and brothers Mark and Donnie Wahlberg—will open its first location on a military installation in the spring of 2020 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Wahlburgers will serve Soldiers, Airmen and military families at the…

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Troops Can Use MILITARY STAR Card for Boingo Service Through the Exchange

August 2, 2018

DALLAS—Service members who subscribe to Boingo Wi-Fi service through the Army & Air Force Exchange Service or the Marine Corps Exchange can now use their MILITARY STAR® card for payment. Subscribers who switch to paying with a MILITARY STAR card by Aug. 7 will get a 10 percent off coupon on an in-store Exchange or…

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Exchange Senior Enlisted Advisor Pumps Up BE FIT Options at Homestead ARB

August 2, 2018

HOMESTEAD AIR RESERVE BASE – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s senior enlisted advisor is making it his mission to ensure Airmen and families at Homestead ARB have the products they need, whether shopping in-store or online. During his Aug. 1 visit to Homestead, Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Luis Reyes toured the Exchange…

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EXCHANGE IN THE NEWS

NRF Retail Gets Real Podcast: The Army & Air Force Exchange Service Balances Profitability with Community (featuring Director/CEO Tom Shull)

July 2, 2018

Serving military troops, families and veterans at home and abroad, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service operates more than 2,700 facilities around the world. The organization exists to make the lives of military veterans and families better, and about 85 percent of its 34,000 associates are connected to the…

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Fort Campbell Courier: Exchange reopens Ky. Express with new amenities

June 29, 2018

The Fort Campbell Army and Air Force Exchange Service reopened one of its busiest shoppettes after 75 days of renovations and improvements. The total renovation cost of the Kentucky Express was about $597,000. “AAFES is one of our phenomenal partners that exists to serve Soldiers and Families,” said Jonathan B.…

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Goodfellow AFB News: Exchange senior enlisted advisor visits Goodfellow

June 15, 2018

Chief Master Sgt. Luis Reyes, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service senior enlisted advisor, visited Goodfellow to tour AAFES facilities June 14. “The Exchange is committed to support the readiness and resiliency of Goodfellow Soldiers and Airmen,” said Reyes. “As a partner in the Healthy Army Communities and Air…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Named a Military Friendly Employer® for 2019

August 16, 2018

DALLAS — The Army & Air Force Exchange Service has been named a Military Friendly Employer for 2019 by Viqtory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine. The Exchange ranked second—up from third in 2018—in the Retail Consumer Good and Government/Non-Profit category. The annual Better for Veterans list recognizes companies based…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Welcomes 11 Soldiers, Airmen to the Team, Highlights Military Connection

August 16, 2018

DALLAS – Active-duty service members assigned to the Army & Air Force Exchange Service learned about the inner workings of the Nation’s 61st-largest retailer during a special orientation this month at Exchange headquarters in Dallas. “An assignment at the Exchange is an experience unlike any other in the military,” said…

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Exchange Shoppers Save 15 Percent on First-Day Purchases with New MILITARY STAR Accounts Aug. 17 to 30

August 15, 2018

DALLAS – MILITARY STAR® savings are getting even better for service members and their families. From Aug. 17 through 30, new accountholders will receive 15 percent off their first day’s purchases instead of the 10 percent discount regularly offered. Discount will appear as a credit on the customer’s first monthly…

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