Ft Riley Commissary Expressline Newsletter Jan 2013


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Ft Riley Commissary Expressline Newsletter Jan 2013

  1. 1. January 2013Volume 3, Issue 6 Commissary Express Line Your Commissary … It’s worth the trip! Fort Riley Commissary Commissary shoppers say ‘hello’ to New Year January means resolutions andPeter Howell renewed perspectives for mostStore Director people, so now is a good time topeter.howell@deca.mil look at ways to make the most of785-239-6621 x 3100 what your commissary has to offer.Normal Hours Here are some things to check out.Sun. 1000- 1800 Want to know more aboutMon. 0900- 2000 nutrition and how to cook? CheckTue. 0900- 2000 out Kay’s Kitchen.Wed. 0900- 2000 When do commissaries hold theirThu. 0900- 2000 case lot sales? Check out Case Lot I still give a gift of groceries? CheckFri. 0900- 2000 Sales. out Commissary Gift Cards.Sat. 0900- 2000 The winter holidays are over, can How can I get ‘Commissary Connection’ e-mailed to me so I canOther important numbers take advantage of the sales785-239-6621 plus ext. Rewards Card makes information it has. Check out Commissary Connection.Dept. Ext.Customer Service 3120 couponing easy Is there an on-site sale near me?Asst. Store Dir. 3114 Check out On-Site Sale.Grocery 3148 Since its introduction late last Where can I get the news andProduce 3122 year, commissary shoppers are videos that DeCA releases? CheckMeat 3121 discovering the convenience of out News Room.Secretary 3117 using coupons with the Want to know more about food Commissary Rewards Card. safety and what a simple but essential Follow Us With your rewards card you can process like “Clean, Separate, Cook download coupons from the and Chill” can do for you? Check out Facebook Internet, and then easily redeem Food Safety. them electronically at your How can I spread the word about Twitter commissary checkout. Find out the commissary to others? Share this more at Rewards Card. newsletter with someone you know.XXXX XXXXXStore Directorxxxx.xxxx@deca.mil Staying informed of food-safety-related recalls can be a full-time job. Thanks to###-###-#### x #### Commissaries.com, it’s just a couple clicks away. Click Stay Informed for alerts on products sold in commissaries or on All Recalls from the FDA.Store HoursSun. ####- ####Mon. ClosedTue. ####- ####
  2. 2. Express Line Page 2 of 2Application deadline for scholarships Kay’s kitchenmeans now is the time to get the forms always openThere’s an essay to write so don’t procrastinate Kay’s recipes, The Scholarships for Military submit an essay and nutrition tipsChildren Program awards $1,500 applications must be turned in and shoppingscholarships to students from to a commissary by close of advice are justmilitary families. business Feb. 22. a click away, Eligibility requirements, The scholarship program is 24/7.application forms and other administered by Fisher House Kay’s Kitcheninformation about the scholarships Foundation, a nonprofitcan be found at organization that provideswww.militaryscholar.org. assistance to service members This year’s applicants must and their families. Find us on FacebookStore Director’s Scoop Hello and welcome to 2013. patrons whether in the United are experiencing low production What a year 2012 was for your States or overseas shopping your of acceptable greens. This in local commissary as we commissary, and is driven to turn means we will not accept completed the 28 month provide the best possible standard lessor quality products for our construction and had a grand service level. Your Ft. Riley customers and may need to reject opening last March. Loads of commissary fared well in this deliveries, or even have our fun and prizes were won by realignment and only minor deliveries shorted from the many and savings was captured changes may or may not be manufacturer. by all. Thank you for being part noticeable. Of course, while we Super Bowl! Don’t forget to of our year and so supportive of all prepare for Department of shop your commissary to find the all we endured, together! Defense budget cuts, you can be best prices for all your Super DeCA will continue to deliver rest assured that we will do Bowl needs with additional the world class benefit everything we can to preserve discounts on Soda, Chips, throughout 2013, yet we may your benefit as you know it Pretzels, Dips, Sauces, etc. If experience some of the same today. you need it, we have it and at the budget issues as all services. We Now I would like to add an best overall price in town. So recently deployed a realignment apology for the shortage of some stop by and get your party going, program called Commissary sought after pre-packaged salads. Your Commissary – It’s Worth Levels of Authorized Standard As you may know, the cold the Trip! Services or CLASS. This weather has taken its toll on the program is aimed at providing a lettuce and greens industry and consistent level of service to all our suppliers, across the nation,