Loyd Brumfield

Exchange Giving Away $10,000 in Prizes in Coca-Cola Celebrating Your Service Sweepstakes

By Loyd Brumfield / September 10, 2020 /

DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is thanking Soldiers, Airmen and their families with a chance to win $10,000 in prizes in the Coca-Cola Celebrating Your Service Sweepstakes. Through Oct. 31, authorized Exchange shoppers can enter at shopmyexchange.com/sweepstakes for a chance to win the grand-prize—a $5,000 Exchange gift card. One first-prize winner…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Named Best for Vets Employer for Seventh Consecutive Year

By Loyd Brumfield / August 26, 2020 /

DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service has been recognized by Military Times as a Best for Vets Employer for the seventh year in a row. The Department of Defense’s largest retailer ranked 20th on a list of 144 for-profit and nonprofit companies. Best for Vets employer rankings are based on a voluntary…

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Military Shoppers Can Set Their Sights on $10,000 in Prizes with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s Contest

By Loyd Brumfield / August 25, 2020 /

DALLAS – Military shoppers with sharp eyes can win $10,000 in prizes from the Army & Air Force Exchange Service in the P&G Spot The Difference Photo Contest. Through Sept. 10, Soldiers, Airmen and their families can view images of two backpacks on the Exchange’s Facebook page or its community Hub. Then, they can spot the…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Pumps Up Exercising at Home with Weekly BE FIT Live Workouts

By Loyd Brumfield / August 24, 2020 /

DALLAS – Need some Monday motivation? The Army & Air Force Exchange Service invites Soldiers, Airmen and military families to put in some work as a military community during live BE FIT workouts each Monday on the Exchange’s Facebook page, facebook.com/shopmyexchange. BE FIT ambassadors Roy Montez and Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Sonja Berry host…

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Two Marines from Same Unit in Hawaii Win $10K Exchange Shopping Spree

By Loyd Brumfield / August 19, 2020 /

KADENA AIR BASE — Cpl. “Paul” In B. Lee, a safety equipment technician, and Sgt. Jacob Myers, an airframe mechanic, are far away from home while being attached to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. Their normal duty assignment is with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron-463 on Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe Bay. In the three years they…

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Exchange’s Exclusive Brands Bring Exclusive Savings for Military Families

By Loyd Brumfield / August 17, 2020 /

DALLAS – Military families can make their dollars go further with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s exclusive brands, which deliver variety and quality without a big price tag. “Exchange brands offer exclusive savings available only to the military community,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Osby, the Exchange’s senior enlisted advisor. “Airmen,…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Puts Muscle in Community Hub with New BE FIT Connect

By Loyd Brumfield / August 10, 2020 /

DALLAS – The Army and Air Force Exchange Service has beefed up its online community Hub with BE FIT Connect, where Soldiers, Airmen and military families can find information on healthy living at their fingertips. Through BE FIT Connect, shoppers can find exercise videos, health tips and links to content on the Exchange’s Facebook page…

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service Celebrates 125th anniversary with Three Sweepstakes Worth More than $20,000

By Loyd Brumfield / July 27, 2020 /

DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is celebrating its 125th anniversary by giving Soldiers, Airmen and their families a chance to win prizes in three sweepstakes worth $20,448. Shoppers can enter the following sweepstakes:   Amazon Echo Sweepstakes – Five grand-prize winners will take home an Amazon Echo Show 5 and another…

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From The Dallas Morning News: The pandemic challenge for Dallas-based AAFES: Keep the U.S. military safe while shopping

By Loyd Brumfield / July 23, 2020 /

Dallas-based Army Air Force & Exchange Service was one of the first U.S. retailers to get first-hand experience operating in a pandemic, initially in coronavirus hot spots in South Korea and then at bases in Italy and Germany. The military’s retail operation for soldiers and their families on bases and remote locations in the U.S.…

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Army and Air Force Exchange Service Unveils Updated Troop Store at Camp Gruber

By Loyd Brumfield / July 15, 2020 /

CAMP GRUBER TRAINING CENTER – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service unveiled an updated, 6,135-square-foot troop store during a grand reopening and ribbon-cutting ceremony  July 14 at Camp Gruber Training Center. The renovated store offers an improved shopping experience for National Guard members, with a full Snack Avenue that features a coffee bar, grill,…

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