14. AFMIS System. AFMIS is an automated food management information and Class I supply
system designed to improve subsistence accountability, automates headcount procedures, and
enhance the overall efficiency of Army Food Program resources. The system consists of three
a. The Troop Issue Subsistence Activity (TISA)/Troop Issue Subsistence Activity
Warehouse (TISA-W) Subsystem is for use at each Troop Issue Subsistence Activity location
throughout the Army. This subsystem provides automated inventory control; stock accounting;
and issue, receipt, storage, and financial accounting records for all Class I supplies.
b. The Installation Food Advisor (IFA) Subsystem is for use at the installation food
advisor level throughout the Army. This subsystem provides automated reports, inquiries, file
maintenance, and equipment control procedures to monitor dining facility operations.
c. The Dining Facility Operations (DFO) Subsystem is for use in each Army dining
facility. This subsystem provides automated inventory control, receipt processing, menu
planning, headcount procedures, and accounting records for the dining facility operation.
15. Dining Facility Operation. The Dining Facility Operations (DFO) Subsystem is a part of the
Army Food Management Information System (AFMIS). AFMIS automates Class I supply
functions, installation food advisor management functions, and dining facility operations. The
DFO Subsystem is used to control subsistence and headcount.
AFMIS consists of three major subsystems.
(1) The TISA/TISA-W functions are used to:
(a) Requisition subsistence from the Defense Personnel Support Center (DPSC)
and the Defense Subsistence Office (DSO).
(b) Process receipts and issue subsistence to dining facilities.
(c) Process direct vendor delivery (DVD), local purchase (LP), and commissary
(d) Maintain storage locations and physical inventories.
(e) Maintain the Voucher Register and General Control (VRGC) file, food cost
and feeding strength data and provide input to the Standard Army Financial Inventory,
Accounting, and Reporting System (STARFIARS) Summary, and customer accounts.
(f) Perform TISA file inquiries and print reports.
(g) Provide input to the DFO files.