The Defense Commissary Agency’s Freedom’s Choice enhanced water label was awarded a 2020 Gold Vertex Award for packaging design. This year’s competition included more than 400 entries from 27 countries and 49 retailers.
The Defense Commissary Agency is issuing an internal recall of two varieties of frozen José Olé Taquitos because they may be contaminated with extraneous material, according to a recall notice from the Defense Commissary Agency’s food safety office sent Aug. 4.
Army Command Sgt. Maj. Tomeka N. O’Neal will become the new command senior enlisted leader for the Defense Logistics Agency, completing her tenure as the Defense Commissary Agency’s senior enlisted advisor.
Thomson International, Inc. is voluntarily recalling red, yellow, white and sweet yellow onions because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent Aug. 2.
Hostess Brands, LLC is voluntarily recalling specific Hostess Raspberry Zinger products because they may develop mold prior to the “best by” date, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent July 21.
Commissary produce personnel and industry partners are working through challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure the military stores are well-stocked with plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables.
KIND is voluntarily recalling select lots of its Oats & Honey Granola pouches because of improper labeling that didn’t list sesame seeds in its ingredients, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent July 8.
With more than 28 years of Army service behind him, Sgt. Maj. Matthew Baller, has spent a career working with the broad diversity of civilian and military personnel alike. As the Defense Commissary Agency’s new senior enlisted advisor for overseas commissary store operations, those skills will come in handy as he helps DeCA maintain and improve a world class commissary benefit.