With funding from this program, our local businesses will remain stable during these hard economic times," said Chris Kui, executive director of the AAFE
PenFed Credit Union said it has expanded its pricing power and leading edge technology through a partnership with AAFES Federal Credit Union of Dallas, Texas.
Additionally, AAFES FCU gains increased community investment, marketing dollars and technology for its members, as well as expanded job opportunities and responsibilities for its employees.
AAFES said it was permanently removing 891 magazines from its stock, including SpongeBob Comics and the Home Buyers Guide, as well as adult magazines such as Playboy, to make space for faster-moving electronic product ranges.
NEXCOM and AAFES officials anticipated that reimposing a local purchase requirement would negatively impact the military community because, based on the prior experience, retail prices would increase, while the selection of products available for sale would decrease.
AAFES is complying with the Health Affairs-issued memorandum, noting in a news release that its "operations in contingency locations are removing all products containing aspirin from their shelves.
Sources of Army FMWR Funding Other MWR NAF $511 23% AAFES Dividend $131 6% Appropriated Funds $902 42% Lodging, $231 11% Sales, $228 11% Gross ARMP Rev, $143 7% Note: Table made from pie chart.
The TFEs were operated in areas with no AAFES operations.
In another successful project, Diageo introduced military commissary operator AAFES to a new approach to driving sales via managed discounting.
Since the article was published, AAFES has secured its own contract for ACUs.
The Large Shipper category winners were the Joint Military Postal Activity--Pacific, San Francisco, and the AAFES Atlanta Distribution Center.
AAFES military clothing sales stores are scheduled to get ACUs in April, but a spokesman said they may appear sooner.