Aug. 2, 2018
Former Army food advisor earns DLA Troop Support Employee of the Year
The 2017 DLA Troop Support Employee of the Year was a DLA customer when he served in uniform as an Army food advisor. Anthony Britt now advocates on behalf of DLA’s customers while sporting his civilian attire.
Aug. 1, 2018
Subsistence engages industry partners about ingredient restriction process
The event was held to increase industry’s understanding of the process involved in defining the services’ nutritional requirements and the rules and regulations DLA follows when buying on the warfighters’ behalf.
C&T works ‘hand in glove’ to earn DLA Troop Support Team of the Year award
When the Navy announced it was changing sailors’ utility uniforms in 2016, a planning team from the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Clothing and Textiles supply chain geared up a plan for sustainment.
July 31, 2018
Subsistence produce team chief named DLA Troop Support Supervisor of the Year
Dave Jolls was named DLA Troop Support’s Supervisor of the Year after his team helped provide fresh produce and bottled water to survivors of Hurricanes Maria, Irma and Harvey.
July 30, 2018
Embroiderer recognized for 26 years of flag making at DLA Troop Support
Hue Nguyen retired after 26 years working in the production of flags the agency provides, which also includes flags for military units.
July 26, 2018
Construction & Equipment director retires after 27 years of commissioned service
Navy Capt. Daniel Hodgson, former director of the Construction and Equipment supply chain, retired after 27 years.
Perna led new approaches to warfighter support
In his time as commander of DLA Troop Support, Army Gen. Gustave 'Gus' Perna led innovations in how the agency gets critical supplies to warfighters on the front lines--among the achievements earning him a place in the 2018 DLA Hall of Fame.
July 24, 2018
VA benefits team talks to Medical vets at DLA Troop Support
A VA benefits team was invited by the Medical culture improvement team to talk with the supply chain’s veterans.
July 17, 2018
DLA ‘flag ladies’ see only 49-star presidential flag ever made
DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles embroiders see the only 49-star presidential flag made during a visit from presidential flag collectors in late June in Philadelphia. DLA embroiders are the sole authorized producers of the current 50-star presidential and vice presidential flags.
July 16, 2018
Army Quartermaster officer takes charge of DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa
The charge to deliver food, uniforms, medical items and more to ensure the combat readiness of America’s warfighters throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East changed hands as Army Lt. Col. Sherdrick Rankin assumed command of DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa July 12.