The Navy Exchange Service Command, also known as NEXCOM, operates several retail stores and offers services for the benefit of retirees, national guards, reservists, and active duty and family members belonging to the U.S. Navy. The organization manages more than 100 complexes and over 300 retail locations that offers a variety of products, services and one-stop shopping convenience to authorized customers. The Navy Exchange Service Command has nearly 15,000 associated worldwide. Its stores also provide a range of branded products on discount. In addition, the Navy Exchange Service Command operates several gas stations, food outlets, barbershops, beauty salons and flower shops.