ePS Airforce First Look eMarketplace

ePS-NDVSB received a formal commitment from the Army upper command and Pentagon Purchasing that they will be supporting the NDVSB / AAFES eMarketplace. They will align their efforts with the Air Force First Look Program. The combined spend on their government-issue purchase cards (GPC) is approximately $3B. In General Holt’s words, our mission is to diffuse that spend to the small business partners on the NDVSB / AAFES eMarketplace including any nationally recognized certification such as  VOB, SDVOSB,  MBE , WBE , SBE,  Hub Zone, Woman Owned, 8a, etc. 

All product suppliers and service suppliers are needed. Here are just some of the top spend categories in both products and services:

Service Categories:

• Automotive                        
• Financial                                      
• Notary
• Construction/ Architectural / Interior     
• Food Services                              
• Consulting                       
• Human Resources               
• Packaging
• Credit                         
• Landscaping                                
• Promotional Products
• Digital Branding    

Service Categories (cont.):

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• Realty/Property



• Logistics        

• Security
• Engineering
• Maintenance            

• Staffing
• Events     
• Marketing          

• Technology
• Media                        

• Transportation

Product Categories:

· Industrial Supplies   
· Durable Goods (furniture, appliances, etc.)
· Lab, Medical and Dental Supplies (includes PPE)
· Wholesale Electrical Parts
· Hardware (tools, fasteners, etc.)    
· Automotive Supplies
· HVAC and Plumbing Supplies      
· Office Supplies (Office Supplies, Toner, Furniture, Educational Supplies)
· Food Service Equipment and Supplies                   
· Hospitality (Furnishings, linens)

Benefits- 2:51
Getting Started- 3:42
How to Contact the Supplier- 6:57 Technical Support- 7:18 A
Adding a Supplier- 7:28
Schedule a demo or in-person visit- 7:57

Speaker #1: David Fizer,
Speaker #2: Freddie Price, Sr.
Speaker #3: Raya Guruswamy,
Speaker #4: Tim Burgett,
Speaker #5: Icy Williams

KROLL International


The Rosie Network and the National Diversity & Veteran Small Business (NDVSB) are proud to announce a partnership with Kroll International in support of Military Spouse business owners and budding entrepreneurs interested in doing business with the Army and Air Force through the NDVSB/AAFES eMarketplace. Military Spouse business owners have the opportunity to sell Kroll product lines within the NDVSB/AAFES eMarketplace on all CONUS Air Force and Army installations. This partnership will bring small businesses directly to the base-level buyers in support of the Air Force ‘First Look’ program and the Army small business initiative.

Air Force First Look Program

Doing Business With AAFES, ePS & GPC Holders

Join us as we speak with an AAFES representative, learn about the ePS opportunities for government credit card holders and business owners.

Transcription for 9.13.2021 Doing Business With AAFES & ePS (click to view)

Please refer to Part I of Doing Business With AAFES at the bottom of this website page. There are a lot of acronyms used in these webinars, we suggest you have this page available to pause the recordings and refer to our webpage of acronyms.


JANUARY 21ST, 2021


We love supporting veteran, reservists, and military spouse owned businesses with a product. If you, your peers and social media partners are regionally located next to an Exchange that is not listed, but want to host an expo on base, let us know!

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JANUARY 28TH, 2021


If your organization is a National Diversity Veteran Small Business (NDVSB) that supports schools, office settings, STEAM or industries with PPE, textiles and other goods so they can function, this webinar is just right for you!

Would you like to know more about doing business with AAFES and ePS? Fill out the supplier profile questionnaire below to learn more.




Army and Air Force Exchange Services (AAFES) is no longer an obscure service provider that is out of your reach. With the help of The Rosie Network, we bring you a webinar that will answer your questions about working directly with AAFES.

Here the the FAQ’s that were asked in the Retail & Leasing Opportunity webinar with AAFES:

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