Exchange Toy Book Makes Holidays Merry and Bright


DALLAS – Military shoppers hunting for the hottest toys of the season will find holly jolly savings in-store and online with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s Toy Book, filled with gifts ideas for kids of all ages.

The 24-page shopping guide, available Oct. 17 in the continental United States and Oct. 29 overseas, is packed with Military Brat-Approved toys, including Lalaloopsy dolls, Kidzoom Smart Watches and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Shoppers will find the Military Brat-Approved seal of approval throughout the shopping guide highlighting the hottest kid-tested toys.

“The Toy Book and Military-Brat Approved logos make it easy for shoppers to choose must-have gifts for every child on your list,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Sean Applegate. “Plus, the Exchange’s tax-free savings and fee-free layaway can help stretch your toy budget this holiday season.”

For those who want to shop online, the Exchange’s site,, is brimming with this season’s best toys, too. Online purchases ship for free when shoppers use their MILITARY STAR® card.

The Toy Book is available at Exchange locations worldwide. To find the nearest Exchange, shoppers can visit

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The Army & Air Force Exchange Service goes where Soldiers, Airmen and their families go to improve the quality of their lives through goods and services provided. Exchange earnings provide dividends to support military morale, welfare and recreation programs. The Exchange is part of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors, responsible to the Secretaries of the Army and Air Force through the Chiefs of Staff.  To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our Web site at


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For more information or to schedule an interview with an Exchange representative please contact Julie Mitchell, 214-312-3327 or [email protected]