Impossible Foods is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of their chicken nugget products produced by a co-manufacturer due to the presence of foreign material, specifically small wood pieces, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent March 20.
Perrigo Company is voluntarily recalling sp
Joel L. Lockhart, former senior supply management for the Department of the Army, has been named director of logistics for the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) effective March 12.
Spring starts March 20 and what a better time to start eating healthier than while celebrating National Nutrition Month. Well, the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) Sales Flyer for March 13-26 offers service members and their families extra savings to help them boost their health and wellness. The commissary agency is also offering activities through social media to help customers start their goals, find a routine and create a path to wellness.
When Bill Moore signed on as director and CEO of the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) in 2020, he was given marching orders from the Pentagon to transform the military’s grocery benefit. As Moore prepares to retire March 31 after more than 40 years of government service, he reflected on his efforts to lead the commissaries’ gigantic leap into the future.
The Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) has announced the winners of the FY 2021 Best Commissary Awards. Awards are given in five categories determined by store location and size, and are named in honor of government officials who protected the commissary benefit and championed quality-of-life issues for the military and their families.
During March, the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) joins with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in celebrating National Nutrition Month. “Fuel for the Future,” this year’s mantra, focuses on sustainability, saving money while staying nourished and modeling healthy eating habits in the home.
New England Patriots safety Kyle Dugger is a hunter, with the primary mission of seeking out offensive players to keep them from scoring touchdowns. However, on Feb. 16, Dugger was the one being targeted, at least for his autograph, during the NFL ProCamps kick-off event at the Fort Lee Commissary in Virginia.
With March being National Nutrition Month, the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) Sales Flyer for Feb. 27- March 12 offers service members and their families extra savings to help them build healthier habits by cooking more meals at home and making simple substitutions of healthier ingredients. The commissary agency will also offer activities through social media to help customers start their goals, find a routine and create a path to wellness.
Reckitt is voluntarily recalling two batches of their ProSobee Simply Plant-Based Infant Formula due to the possibility of cross-contamination with Cronobacter sakazakii, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent Feb. 20.
American Heart Month in February raises awareness of the importance of heart health. For the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), the national observance echoes the agency’s ongoing efforts to improve the health and wellness of service members and their families by encouraging them to examine their health habits and take an active role in reducing the risk of heart disease.
The United States has been producing ready-made cereals for over 130 years. As cereals gained popularity in commercial grocery stores, they also proved to be a beloved breakfast option for the military in troop rations and commissary shelves.
The Defense Commissary Agency’s (DeCA) Sales Flyer for Feb. 13-26 is offering customers even greater ways to celebrate their sweethearts on Valentine’s Day and beyond with savings on all the sweets, snacks, drinks, and meal ingredients like fresh produce and meat, for their candlelight dinners.
The Feb. 15 deadline to apply to the Scholarships for Military Children program, administered by the nonprofit Fisher House Foundation, is almost here. A total of 500 scholarship grants, each for $2,000, will be awarded for the 2023-24 school year with at least one recipient selected at every commissary location where qualified applications are received.
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