Scheduled electrical outage for Schofield Barracks, 7:30-10:30 a.m., Oct. 4
Commissary employees and customers are working together again this year to collect donations for the “Feds Feed Families” campaign.
Once the initial novelty of green juices and daily runs wears off and the temptations of chocolate Valentine’s hearts and cream-filled Easter eggs rear their ugly heads, many New Year’s resolution-makers fall off the healthy lifestyle bandwagon and back into old habits.
Photo by Sarah Pacheco, Hawaii Army Weekly
The Schofield Barracks Commissary encourages shoppers to get a Commissary Rewards Card and see how coupons help them bag even more savings on their grocery bill.
Commissary savings are now being measured against a wider range of retailers that sell groceries, and the comparison confirms the value of the benefit, according to the Defense Commissary Agency’s 2013 price comparison study.
The coordinated opportunity for local Hawaii businesses to have their products sold in Hawaii military commissaries first sprang to life in 1997, and is now in full-flower, as evidenced Oct. 16, as military representatives met with local vendors during the 16th annual American Logistics Association (ALA) Hawaii Show.