The ALA is a modern, best practice trade association that has become industry’s "First Call" when dealing with the complex issues of navigating the military marketplace. The military channel comprised of military Commissaries (grocery stores), Exchanges (convenience stores, department stores, food concessions, gas stations, communications and electronics, wine, beer and spirits, ship’s stores, tactical retail outlets), Morale, Welfare and Recreation sales and services (restaurants, child care, fitness centers, libraries, auto service), Veteran’s Canteen Service (retail outlets in VA Hospitals and offices), constitutes a business environment with close to $20 Billion in annual sales. This marketplace is worldwide, world class and world of opportunity. Doing business with the government is at times a daunting task. Our staff of experts translate difficulty into opportunity for our association membership. We host a series of networking opportunities during the course of the year that allows our members to meet and network with the leadership of these diverse organizations. We also provide advice, research and operational information that is critical to driving successful business opportunities. There is no company too large or too small; there is no opportunity we will not explore. Membership is easy and the results will be a solid return on your investment. For more information about your opportunity contact ALA, we look forward to the opportunity to serve you.
February 27, 2015
ALA Executive Briefing
Members rank our weekly electronic newsletter as one of the top benefits of membership. Stay on top of this dynamic business channel with the latest news, trends, research, and developments. Available every Friday, you can begin your Monday morning in the know from anywhere in the world.
February 27, 2015
2015 Exchange (AAFES) Impact Workshop - March 17-18. Register Today!
If you do business with the Exchange, you do not want to be left out of this inaugural meeting. For the first time, more than 45 associates of the Exchange will be presenting their categories and collaborating in townhouse forum workshops to improve go to market strategies. Don't miss this opportunity! Space is limited, so register today!
February 23, 2015
ALA Position Paper on DoD 2016 Budget and MCRMC Report and Recommendations
The American Logistics Association has a long-standing interest in preserving commissary and exchange benefits for our military and their families, and we applaud the Commission’s belief in these benefits and their thoughtful plan to realize efficiencies before budget cuts.
Whether you are considering membership for the first time, are a current member faced with the option of renewal, or a lapsed member thinking about "coming home," membership in ALA is a worthwhile investment.
American Logistics Association
1101 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 466-2520
Fax: (202) 296-4419
MWR / Services
Veterans Canteen Service