The Exchange (Army & Air Force Exchange Service)

Industry: Retail Consumer Goods

About The Exchange (Army & Air Force Exchange Service)

The Exchange is dedicated to providing Soldiers, Airmen and their families with goods and services to improve the quality of their lives while serving at home and abroad. We operate nearly 2,700 facilities in 34 countries, 49 states; over 1,700 quick-serve restaurants and over 3,300 concession operations.

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Why Work at the Company?

Serving alongside our Soldiers and Airmen for 125 years, the Exchange has integrated into the military community. Eighty-five percent of our earnings support Army and Air Force quality-of-life programs. We value the leadership skills, discipline, and unique perspectives veterans possess. They have a unique awareness of our business and customer base. Our organization offers a wide variety of career opportunities, ranging from Retail to Information Technology, Merchandising and Logistics, which are all careers veterans can utilize their military experience. The Exchange has committed to hiring 50K Veterans and Spouses by 2020, we have already hired 34K.

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