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Exchange a test site for food manager training

October 15, 2015 — The Fort Riley Exchange hasbecome one of the three test sites for the Army and Air Force Exchange Service’sRestaurant Operations Management Academy. The academy, known as ROMA, has beenaround since the 1990s. Recently updated, the program is running test sites tosee how it works at different Army and Air Force installations. Robin Ayling, the MORE
Members of the Restaurant Operations Management Academy test program. From left: Program Execution Lead Mary LoRee, Opal McCarthy, Sabine Woods, Emily De La Cruz, Lafayette Marshall.

AAFES, ‘Big Red One’ bring exchanges, comforts of home back to Iraq

April 22, 2015 — The Army and Air ForceExchange Service, also known as AAFES, has a motto with a pledge to itsservice-member customers: “We go where you go.” With U.S. troops, includinghundreds of Soldiers with the 1st Infantry Division’s Headquarters andHeadquarters Battalion, back in Iraq after years of no military presence there,the motto is being put to the MORE
Pfc. Philip McAlister, a clerk with the 1st Inf. Div. and a Florence, Kentucky, native, restocks a Soldier-run AAFES store location at Union III in Baghdad, Iraq.

AAFES hosts book drive for retirees

September 25, 2014 — Extra books just laying aroundcan find a new home during Fort Riley’s Army and Air Force Exchange Services BookDrive, which began Sept. 5 and will continue throughout the month. A book collection point is locatedat the entrance to the Exchange, located at Building 2210 off Trooper Drive. The books collected will beavailable to retirees and members MORE
Angela Geary, services business manager, Fort Riley and McConnell Air Force Base Exchange, left, and Maria Isabel Berrios Borges, sales and merchandise manager, Fort Riley Exchange, right, sort through books Sept. 8 for a book drive that began Sept. 5 and will continue through Sept. 30 at the Fort Riley Exchange.

New pizza option available at AAFES

August 22, 2014 — Hunting for another pizza option?Search no more. Pizza has arrived at theArmy and Air Force Exchange Service’s Express Shoppette, located in Building6914 on Custer Hill. Hunt Brothers Pizza opened forbusiness July 9 in the facility and has been a hit with Soldiers, according toNenty Anjain, store manager, AAFES. Large 12-inch pizzas are $9.99with MORE
Dontay Sprague, store associate, AAFES, cleans the work area of the new Hunt Brother’s Pizza counter July 29 at the Express Shoppette on Custer Hill. The new pizza option is open 24 hours.

Exchange rewards students with good grade program

May 8, 2014 — DALLAS – Military students canturn good grades into rewards with the Army and Air Force Exchange Service’s YouMade the Grade program. From first-graders to high school seniors, pupils whomaintain a B average or higher are eligible for the program that recognizesacademic excellence. The You Made the Grade programrewards military students with a MORE

AAFES enlisted adviser visits Fort Riley

September 5, 2013 — The senior enlisted adviser for Army and Air Force Exchange Service visited Fort Riley Aug. 21 and 22 to promote AAFES programs and receive feedback from customers. "I arrived, toured the facilities and got feedback," said Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Pearson, senior enlisted adviser, AAFES. Pearson sought feedback on how AAFES was doing, overall, at MORE
CMS Anthony Pearson, senior enlisted adviser, AAFES, and Anthony Ventura, general manager, Fort Riley Exchange, meet with spouses from Our Community Spouses Club Aug. 22 at Fort Riley.  Photo by: Jessica Healey, POST.

Satellite TV, Internet is now available at Fort Riley Exchange

July 25, 2013 — Military shoppers looking for the most popular TV shows, movies, sports, news and other video entertainment can now subscribe to DISH Network through the Fort Riley Exchange. Subscribers can benefit from Exchange-exclusive specials, including a $10 per month discount for the first 12 months of services on a TV package and a $100 Exchange gift card, MORE

Fort Riley Exchange launches eReceipts

July 2, 2013 — Military shoppers who prefer the ease and organization an eReceipt provides can skip the paper receipt and have documentation of their transaction emailed to them when shopping the Fort Riley Exchange. Shoppers simply provide their email address and phone number at checkout to sign up to receive eReceipts. "Purchase receipts by email makes storing MORE

Exchange director has history with ‘BRO,’ looks forward to opportunity

July 2, 2013 — The "Big Red One" is like Family now, said Anthony Ventura, general manager, Fort Riley Exchange. Although Ventura is new to the Fort Riley area, he has history with the 1st Infantry Division. "I actually supported the Big Red One when I was in Wurzburg, Germany, for five years," he said. "That's when Wurzburg had the Big Red One." Ventura came MORE
New general manager Anthony Ventura, AAFES, works at his new office June 12 at Fort Riley’s Exchange. Ventura comes from the Robin’s and Moody Consolidated Exchange for AAFES at Robins/Moody Air Force Base, Ga.  Photo by: Calun Reece, POST.

Exchange offers safety gear for motorcyclists

June 4, 2013 — Story by: AAFES PUBLIC AFFAIRSFort Riley Exchange officials know safety is no accident, that's why they are committed to providing a wide selection of Personal Protective Equipment that could make the difference between life and death for military motorcyclists. According to Army and Air Force safety centers, 65 Soldiers and Airmen lost their lives MORE

Fort Riley Exchange offers pricing parity

April 25, 2013 — Story by: AAFESWhether service members are at Fort Riley, on an exercise or deployed, they can expect to find the same or very similar prices at Army and Air Force Exchange Service facilities worldwide. The practice is known as pricing parity, and the prices for products available around the world are established centrally. "While price MORE

Fort Riley Exchange rewards good grades

March 27, 2013 — Hard-working students deserve recognition, so the Army and Air Force Exchange Service is rewarding military students in grades 1 to 12 who maintain a "B" average or better with the "You Made the Grade" program, according to Fort Riley Exchange general manager Maryann Bishop. "We love it when military students excel," Bishop said, "so it's natural MORE

Orange Leaf to open in March at Exchange Mini-Mall on hill

March 12, 2013 — Soldiers and Families will be able to satisfy their sweet tooth with a healthier alternative right on post. The Army and Air Force Exchange Service will be opening Orange Leaf, a frozen yogurt eatery, at the end of March. The store will be located in the food court area at the Exchange Mini-Mall on Custer Hill. "(It is) low-fat yogurt that tastes MORE

AAFES to discontinue movies at Barlow Theater

March 12, 2013 — The Army and Air Force Exchange Service announced movies will no longer be shown at the theater after March 3. The decision was made after conducting extensive marketing research. The movie industry is converting from 35-millimeter to digital movies, and Barlow Theater shows only 35-millimeter movies, said Maryann Bishop, Fort Riley Exchange MORE

ICE - Interactive Customer Evaluation

February 14, 2013 — You are invited to complete an ICE comment card to let us know about your experience with AAFES.Exchange Fort Riley - Barlow Theater Comment CardExchange Fort Riley - Concessions, Services, Vending Comment CardExchange Fort Riley - Express, Car Care Center, Gas Station, Troop Store, Class VI Comment CardExchange Fort Riley - Food Comment MORE
ICE - Interactive Customer Evaluation

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