Directorates/Regions

New MFEs in Poland Steps Above Older Versions

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

Find out how much better the new MFEs in Europe are than the ones they replaced.

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Ron McCool and the Exchange team receive a unit’s gratitude for a job well done. On the Exchange mission’s last day, Soldiers line up to thank the Exchange associates for their service at Poland’s Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area.

Team of ‘Tip of the Spear’ Associates Receives Appreciation from Troops

By Brad Nisbett / May 1, 2017 /

Deployment is never easy, yet the rewards of serving men and women of the U.S. armed forces in a contingency location is more than gratifying to the team of volunteer associates at Poland’s Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area (DPTA).

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Inspector General Makes the Case for Combatting Fraud, Waste and Abuse

By Stephen Groll / May 1, 2017 /

trol to help prevent these things from happening? Tune in next month for the answer and tips to keep your workplace compliant and efficient.

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Associates CAUGHT . . . Doing the Right Thing

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

These associates carry out the Exchange core value “The courage to use good judgment” by performing their jobs safely. They’re saving the Exchange hundreds of thousands of dollars in lost work time and other costs associated with injuries. Click on their pictures to find out what they did.

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Don’t Get Hung Up on Phone Scammers — Hang up

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

Local LP managers recently asked 2,460 managers, supervisors and associates at 440 Exchange facilities in CONUS what they would do if a caller asked them to put money on a point-of-sale gift card and provide the card numbers.

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What is Veterans Online Shopping Benefit and What Does it Mean to the Exchange?

By Lisa Moak / April 1, 2017 /

The new Veterans online shopping benefit allows honorably discharged Veterans, regardless of how long they served in the armed forces, to shop on the Exchange’s website, www.shopmyexchange.com, and websites of our sister exchanges. This new policy, which the Pentagon approved this past January, is expected to bring about 13 million Veterans back home to the Exchange family, starting this Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

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Elevating the Customer Experience with Services, Food and Fuel

By Simone Scott / April 1, 2017 /

The Services, Food & Fuel Directorate is a vast network that includes all third-party businesses, vending machines, gift shops, salons, restaurants, movies, Express gas pumps, and lunches in Department of Defense schools overseas.

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Our Bakeries Feed Troops’ Spirits

By Julie Mitchell / April 1, 2017 /

The Exchange takes care troops serving overseas through its four bakeries—three in the Pacific and one in Germany—that produce fresh-baked goods made with American flour, so the bread, buns, rolls, tortillas, cakes, doughnuts and other treats taste just like they do back home.

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An Exchange store associate prepares an online order for the Ship from Store program. Photo by Jessy Macabeo, Exchange merchandise clerk

Ship from Store: Getting Products to Online Shoppers Faster and More Effectively

By Conner Hammett / April 1, 2017 /

The Exchange is revolutionizing the way it delivers shopmyexchange.com orders to service members and their families.

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Popeyes Brings Home the Plates

By Steve Smith / April 1, 2017 /

Once again, Popeyes’ Exchange restaurants prove they’re among the best.

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