What’s the Price, Again?

Price is in the eye of the beholder, as they say. Actually, I just made that up. Price is on the sticker. The sticker displays the price but you may think it is high. Think again. We recognize there is a perception that prices on some items at the stores …

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Have You Taken Our New Customer Survey Yet?

Your Commissary’s Customer Experience Purchaser Survey The Customer Experience Purchaser Survey is the first survey we’re offering through ForeSee®, our new customer survey platform, which is also used by NEXCOM and commercial grocers. Have you tried it yet? You’ll find the survey invitation at the bottom of your receipt, which …

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Did You Know? Commissary Food Safety

Your Commissary: A Safe & Secure Shopping Environment We at the Defense Commissary Agency are proud to deliver the commissary benefit to our military customers in a safe and secure shopping environment. The Health & Safety Directorate at our headquarters oversees food safety and public health for all commissaries. Army …

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Save Me the Cost

The trouble with the Commissary Agency is we are good at our jobs. We exist because we do it better than everyone else. We have to. We have the best customers in the world. Well it should be no surprise that we are winning again. As you may know, we …

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Nature, Mother

Hurricanes, earthquakes, fires and storms. We call it Mother Nature and it has been a mother to us. Luckily the commissary agency is able to turn the tables and be a mother, too. Fires and earthquakes in California didn’t stop us. Flooding in the mid-west didn’t stop us. Hurricanes won’t …

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Don’t Follow the Crowd

When the crowd is going one way, it’s usually a good idea to go the other direction. We don’t want to do the same things or we will get lost in the same problems. We could fall off the same cliff or run into the same barrier. At the Defense …

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Back-to-School Sidewalk Sales 2019

Young girl holding salad in container smiles while looking towards a Back-to-School logo

Back-to-School Sidewalk Sales Class is in session! Well, almost, at least… school will start soon for children and college students alike, if it hasn’t already, and Your Commissary wants to help you prepare! So find your desk, because it’s time to study for our 2019 Back-to-School Sidewalk Sales! (Don’t worry — …

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Announcing The Dove Mother’s Day Contest Winners!

Dove Mother's Day Contest Winners

Congratulations! Congratulations to the following commissary customers, who each won a $50 spa gift card by entering in Dove’s Mother’s Day contest! Commissary Customer Name Installation Nena Marbrey Kodiak Vera Ando-Winstead Fort Belvoir Donna McMillan Fort Hood Doris Stone Fort Bragg Roswitha Markle Lemoore NAS Kamchie Latimore Jacksonville NAS Shirley …

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When in Rome

You do what the Romans do. Self-check-out: check. Store brands: check. Online ordering with curbside pickup: check. Rewards card: check. Free two-day shipping: well, no we don’t do that. But, in terms of a great grocery store, we do it all. However, it’s not enough to be doing the same …

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Happy Independence Day from Your Commissary!

Tomorrow, the Fourth of July, is Independence Day! It is a day for us to reflect on the rich history of our country and the bravery of our Founding Fathers in declaring independence so we could live free lives. It’s also a day to recognize the service and sacrifice of …

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