Archive for August, 2016

Exchange, Axe Help Military Shoppers Clean Up Nice with $12,500 in Gift Cards

Friday, August 5th, 2016

DALLAS –This summer, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service and Axe are helping military shoppers clean up for the school year with the Axe Back to School Sweepstakes.

From Aug. 5 to Sept. 1, authorized shoppers can enter the sweepstakes for the chance to win one of 25 $500 Exchange gift cards.

“All students want to feel their best going back to school this fall,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Sean Applegate, Exchange senior enlisted advisor. “These Exchange gift cards will help our military shoppers get all the things they need to feel prepared for this upcoming year.”

Shoppers 18 years and older can login to to enter.

No purchase is necessary, and entrants do not need to be present to win. The Axe Back to School Sweepstakes prize drawings will take place on or around Sept. 8.

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