LEE, Va. (Defense Commissary Agency Public Affairs Office) — The
Defense Commissary Agency’s (DeCA) Virtual Commissary currently has
53 items available for purchase including seasonal holiday packages.
dates for holiday ordering are as follows:
15 for orders to arrive by ground transportation.
15 for orders to APO addresses.
Dec. 22 for orders within the United States to arrive by two-day air.
23 for orders within the United States to arrive by next-day air.
items can be shipped to any address in the continental United States,
including APO addresses. Gifts containing cheese items have
restrictions noted on the Web site.
applications now being accepted
Commissary Scholarships for Military Children Program is
The program is
open to children of active-duty, Reserve, Guard or retired
available at the Web site http://www.militaryscholar.org
or at a link from http://www.commissaries.com.
For more information in the Fort
McCoy community, call (608) 388-3542.
access the extended commissary, shoppers must pass through a secure
portal found under the shopping link at http://www.commissaries.com. Personal information entered by the customer is validated against
data to ensure they are an authorized shopper. Access is dependent on
whether the customer is entered in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility
Reporting System, known as DEERS.
customers, which include command-sponsored DoD civilians assigned
overseas, can make selections and fill in their payment and shipping
information in one easy and secure step, before being transferred to
the manufacturer’s site where they can get total cost for the
product (including shipping) and finalize their purchase.
and handling charges are paid by the customer, just as at most other
Internet shopping sites, and charges will vary depending on the item
size or weight, method of shipping, location and speed of delivery.
can check for availability of delivery to APO and FPO addresses as
well as get more information on what’s in the gift baskets by
clicking on the image of the gift basket at Virtual Commissary.
for orders can be made with any credit card accepted in actual
commissaries. Customer information is not archived by DeCA.
personnel also can shop for commissary products at Commissaries,
including the Fort McCoy Commissary, building 1537.
more information, call the Commissary at (608) 388-3542.