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commissary

1. US a shop supplying food or equipment, as in a military camp
2. US a snack bar or restaurant in a film studio
3. a representative or deputy, esp an official representative of a bishop
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The Coast Guard has never operated a large number of commissaries, with most of them located inside their exchange stores.
Iranian and Afghan commissaries held the 19th meeting of their joint committee in Tehran on January 5-8 to address the issue of the water right of the Helmand River.
* Added bonus: stateside commissaries are rolling out in-store Wi-Fi so you can download digital coupons for even greater savings.
SpartanNash, through its military division MDV, is the distributor of grocery products to military commissaries in the United States.
The commissaries, which sell reduced-price, brand-name items from Reese's Peanut Butter Cups to Huggies diapers, receive direct subsidies of $1.4 billion.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry News) Sat, Mar 1, 2014 - The Pentagon reportedly is considering cutting $1 billion from the Defense Commissary Agency's budget over the next three years, which would result in the closures of most rural and overseas military commissaries operated by the agency, according to unnamed sources.
It is a popular choice for food processing facilities, commissaries, freezers, or those that will be exposed to a lot of water such as in dishwashing area, among others," said a spokesperson for High Performance systems.
Management: President & Independent Commissaries : Edwin Gerungan
Single-store owners at this level of foodservice can fulfill most of their procurement needs through convenience store distributors (such as McLane, Eby-Brown and Core-Mark), direct-store delivery (DSD) manufacturers and commissaries.
An industry leader since 1975, Keefe serves the correctional market exclusively and has pioneered the evolution of products, packaging and technology services to fit the needs of commissaries nationwide.
armed forces by providing military personnel with a free lunch of Hormel Compleats microwave meals.Hormel is giving away over 100,000 of the meals at 180 military base commissaries across the country.
Food service establishments and mobile food unit commissaries shall maintain on site the original labels for all food products;

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