The Exchange operates more than 3,100 facilities worldwide, in more than 30 countries, five U.S. territories and 50 states. The Exchange operates some 174 main stores and more than 1,300 fast-food restaurants, such as Taco Bell, Burger King, Popeyes and Cinnabon. The Exchange also provides military communities with convenience, specialty stores and movie theaters on installations worldwide, including locations in Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom.
The Exchange mission has remained essentially unchanged since a Military Exchange Service was established in July 1895. The Exchange is in business to serve Soldiers, Airman and their families around the world. For over 100 years, the Exchange has been dedicated to adding to the quality of life of our customers and serving as partner with the Army, Air Force and the MWR Community.
The Exchange Policy is to cooperate to the fullest extent with all suppliers and manufacturers while maintaining the highest ethical business standards. The Exchange is a staunch supporter of diverse suppliers. Determining factors for procuring merchandise from suppliers are quality products, competitive prices, on time delivery and customer demand.