The Armed Forces Marketing Council exists to protect and enhance earned quality of life benefits provided through the commissaries and exchanges for military families.
The Armed Forces Marketing Council engages with Congressional and Department of Defense leaders, Veteran and Military Support Organizations, military resale leaders and members of the media to raise awareness of issues pertaining to the military resale benefit.
Member companies of the Armed Forces Marketing Council work everyday all around the world to ensure military families have access to quality name brand products at low prices regardless of where they serve.
At the Armed Forces Marketing Council, we "serve the most deserving" by working to protect and enhance the value of the military resale benefit for military families. By engaging with leaders on Capitol Hill and at the Department of Defense, as well as the military services and the military resale systems, we address issues that impact the non-pay compensation benefit provided to military families through the commissaries and exchanges. By volunteering to serve in our nation's military, service members and their families make a tremendous sacrifice to keep America safe and defend freedom around the world. Our goal is to ensure that the commissary and exchange benefits that service members have earned are worthy of their service and sacrifice and continue to support the recruitment, retention, resiliency and readiness of our armed forces to meet the global challenges of today and tomorrow.
The Armed Forces Marketing Council is a non-profit business league comprised of firms representing over 400 manufacturers who supply consumer products to military resale activities world wide. The AFMC was organized to: