DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY DeC A Nutrition Guide Program

DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY DeC A Nutrition Guide Program

DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Deborah M. Harris, MPH, RDN, CDE Dietitian, Business Development Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Dietitian Approved! We did the Work The Nutrition Guide Program (NGP) is

a credible, dietitian-approved intervention that aims to improve dietary choices and the overall quality of the diet of the military community. Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip o Deployed worldwide in the January 2017 o Point of sale information system that highlights key nutrient attributes of store products. o Sales data shows NGP tagged items out performing category o Greatest increase in high performance/ nutrient dense foods Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 2

DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency DeCA contracted with Vestcom DeCA purchased data for five nutrition attributes: o o o o o Whole Grain Good Source of Fiber Low Sodium Low Fat No Sugar Added

One lifestyle attribute elements o USDA Certified Organic Items in DeCAs NGP categories run thru Universal Filter Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 3 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Categories included in DeCAs NGP for Nutrition Attributes o o

o o o Chilled meats, potatoes, liquid eggs Baking goods Condiments Frozen foods and canned goods Grains, pasta, and side dishes o o o o o o Cereal & breakfast foods Snacks Soups Dairy

Beverages (no water) Bread Output of all qualifying items provided to DeCA DeCAs NGP in Collaboration with DoD Health and Wellness Leads Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 4 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Nutrition Guide Program To promote positive behavior change, health promotion interventions need to take place where people eat, work,

play, and shop The Go4Green (G4G) program is targeted at military dining facilities. o Items are tagged based on their nutrient quality and are called out for being high performance and low/poor performance meal items o Green items are nutrient dense and high performance promoting o System focuses on prepared entrees and items ready to eat Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 5 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency NGPs Retail Goal

Align the criteria for tagging grocery items as closely as possible with DoDs Go4Green (G4G) to gain secondary endorsers and ultimately drive traffic and increase sales Marketed the concept of alignment with DoD health and wellness stakeholders by: o Supports the mission of a ready and resilient military community o Results in point of sale information that is robust enough to influence healthier purchasing behaviors o Can meet the overall food consumption goals of G4G in building a healthy eating pattern Shows what products to purchase to build meals Is present throughout the career Reinforces nutrient density and performance while increasing self-efficacy Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 6 DeC A

Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 7 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Your Commissary Its Worth the Trip Poster Rack Card Front Your Commissary Its Worth the Trip!

Rack Card Back 8 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 9 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency

Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 10 DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Produce Section Poster March 2017 CONUS stores o Encourages F/V consumption o Pulls NGP to Produce Section Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 11

DeC A Nutrition Guide Program Defense Commissary Agency Only products that are in the HealthyAisles database can be evaluated for attributes Requests to have products added to the database and evaluated for attributes can be done by contacting Vestcom POC is Jenny Reicks, RD - [email protected] or (952) 412-2325 Questions concerning attribute qualification and product status in the HealthyAisles database can be addressed to Vestcom Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 12

DeC A Defense Commissary Agency Questions Your Commissary It's Worth the Trip! 13

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