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Dec 23, 2014, 10:42 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency delivers Christmas cheer to America's warfighters

 American service members deployed away from home will still enjoy a hearty Christmas meal, with all the trimmings, thanks to the efforts of...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:46 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency Launches DNA Marking Capability to Strengthen Microcircuit Supply Chain

The Defense Logistics Agency is insourcing its efforts to make it easier to detect and prevent counterfeit microcircuits from entering into its...

Dec 10, 2014, 16:27 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency announces Superior Suppliers for 2014

Today the Defense Logistics Agency announced its top performing supply contractors for Fiscal Years 2013 and 2014 as part of the Department of...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:38 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency provides Thanksgiving Day meal to American military in West Africa

 American service members working to stop the spread of Ebola in West Africa may be away from home during the holidays, but they will still...

Nov 18, 2014, 16:42 ET
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DLA Energy, Air Force complete jet fuel conversion, initiative will save millions in costs

 Defense Logistics Agency Energy, in partnership with the Air Force Petroleum Agency, completed an initiative to convert all Air Force bases...

Oct 31, 2014, 15:42 ET
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DLA Energy ships fuel storage containers for Operation United Assistance

 Storage containers to hold Defense Logistics Agency Energy-procured fuel for the government's effort to combat Ebola in West Africa arrived in...

Oct 29, 2014, 16:20 ET
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Cargo vessel arrives in West Africa with supplies, equipment for Defense Logistics Agency mission

 The MV Vega, a commercial cargo vessel chartered by the Defense Logistics Agency, arrived in Liberia Oct. 25 to deliver critical supplies to...

Oct 07, 2014, 09:43 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency ramps up support to Operation United Assistance to assist with Ebola response efforts in West Africa

Several Defense Logistics Agency distribution sites around the globe have been supporting the packaging and movement of critical supplies to the...

Apr 23, 2014, 15:47 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency completes mission in Iraq

 American forces left Iraq more than two years ago, but the Defense Logistics Agency's job there is just now ending. On May 15, the agency...

Apr 17, 2014, 13:37 ET
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Matzo, palms among items Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support provides for upcoming religious observances

Warfighter support for religious observances has come a long way since the Gulf War, according to the Defense Logistics Agency's chaplain. Army...

Feb 06, 2014, 09:22 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency's Electronic Public Data Service Portal Moving in 2014

The Defense Logistics Agency is moving its electronic public data service from its current webpage location this summer to comply with the...

Jan 16, 2014, 12:17 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency Energy partners with Army Reserve for increased energy sustainability and security

Defense Logistics Agency Energy, in partnership with the Army Reserve's 99th Regional Support Command, recently awarded an energy savings...

Dec 20, 2013, 09:08 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency delivers Christmas meal to warfighters in Afghanistan

Service members deployed to Afghanistan will dine on traditional holiday fare this Christmas, thanks to the efforts of America's combat logistics...

Nov 21, 2013, 13:08 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency delivers Thanksgiving to warfighters in Afghanistan

America's warfighters serving in Afghanistan this Thanksgiving will still enjoy a taste of home, thanks to the efforts of Defense Logistics Agency...

Nov 18, 2013, 14:25 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency sees significant savings through reverse auctions

 The Defense Logistics Agency is using several methods to decrease material costs as part of its effort to shed $13.6 billion in expenditures...

Oct 30, 2013, 11:29 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency's small-business pros crush goal

 The Defense Logistics Agency has exceeded the small-business goal set by the Office of the Secretary of Defense by over 3 percent for fiscal...

Oct 29, 2013, 14:24 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency recognizes 34 industry partners for business excellence

Defense Logistics Agency Director Navy Vice Adm. Mark Harnitchek honored 34 industry partners, customers and individuals Oct. 29 during the 2013...

Oct 23, 2013, 12:51 ET
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Defense Logistics Agency packaging effort thinks outside the box

Providing critical supplies such as food, fuel, clothing and spare parts to military personnel scattered all over the globe is what the Defense...

Jun 26, 2013, 12:33 ET

Defense Logistics Agency injects revenue into small businesses

 When small businesses struggle to navigate the world of government contracts or a government buyer seeks out responsible vendors,...

Jun 25, 2013, 11:00 ET

Defense Logistics Agency's Contractor Shipping Just got Easier

 The Defense Logistics Agency wants to make it easier for businesses to work with the organization, which supports warfighters around the...