Robert Philpot

ICYMI: The Week That Was in the Exchange Post

By Robert Philpot / April 19, 2024 /

In case you missed it, here’s a look at this week’s coverage.

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#FlashbackFriday: A Pictorial Album of the Exchange’s Vinyl Record Past

By Robert Philpot / April 19, 2024 /

Although the Exchange does not currently sell vinyl albums or CDs, it once had its own record store and record-distribution center in addition to record departments at stores worldwide.

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ICYMI: The Week That Was in the Exchange Post

By Robert Philpot / April 12, 2024 /

In case you missed it, here’s a look at this week’s coverage.

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#FlashbackFriday: In 1960, the Exchange Started an Airline Catering Service. Meet Its Founder.

By Robert Philpot / April 12, 2024 /

A 28-year-old cafeteria manager saw an opportunity to launch a service that provided food for flights Tachikawa Air Base in Japan. He remained involved with the catering service until 1996, and the service still exists today.

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Are You a Military Brat? Tell Us Your Story for a Social Media Post!

By Robert Philpot / April 10, 2024 /

If you’re a military brat who would like to be featured on Exchange social media, send our social media team a photo and two or three sentences of your memories of growing up in a military family.

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ICYMI: The Week That Was in the Exchange Post

By Robert Philpot / April 5, 2024 /

ICYMI, here’s a look at this week’s coverage.

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#FlashbackFriday: The Exchange Associate Who Was a Bataan Death March Survivor

By Robert Philpot / April 5, 2024 /

April 9 will mark the 82nd anniversary of the beginning of the Bataan Death March, the forcible 65-mile march of 60,000 to 80,000 American and Filipino prisoners of war to Japanese confinement camps throughout the Philippines during World War II. More than 1,000 Americans and 9,000 Filipinos died during the march. One of the POWs…

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Video: Watch Retired Green Beret’s Speech From Managers’ Conference

By Robert Philpot / April 2, 2024 /

One of the highlights of the recent Retail, Food and Service Managers’ Conference was a guest-speaker appearance by Sgt. 1st Class Greg Stube (ret.), author of “Conquer Anything: A Green Beret’s Guide to Building Your A-Team.” If you were unable to attend the conference, you can watch a video of his speech here.

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ICYMI: Coverage of the Managers’ Conference and Vietnam War Veterans Day

By Robert Philpot / April 1, 2024 /

In case you missed it, here’s a look at this week’s coverage.

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As Managers’ Conference Closes, ‘Together, We Can Accomplish Anything’

By Robert Philpot / March 29, 2024 /

Exchange senior leaders praised the first Retail, Food and Service Managers in their closing remarks.

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