Navy Exchange is an active duty military reservists, retirees, personnel and their family members can gas up and shop at over 100 NEXCOM retail stores of private level and brand name merchandise that range from home electronics to apparels and over 155 NEXCOM Ships Stores of basic necessities and more than 100 Uniform Support Centers as the exclusive source of authorized uniforms. NEXCOM is also operating 40 Navy lodges in the United States and nearly half a dozen foreign countries. It earns tax dollars for its shipboard stores but it’s self-supporting otherwise. Most of its earnings fund welfare, recreational programs, and morale for the sailors. This continued to support them and keep them going for the benefit of the country and their families.