This is a list of the items of merchandise available for sale on board the container ship upon which I went around the world in 2016.  I am posting it because, before the trip, I spent hours trying to find out this information.  I felt it would be very helpful to find out what I could or couldn't buy on board ship.  To know this would help me plan my trip, at least to the degree that I would know if I needed to take one tube of toothpaste, for example, or two. I never did find any such list on the Internet.  This may, indeed, be the only such list ever posted.

I hope that you will find this useful.  The contents of the "Slop Chest" (as the supply room for this sort of thing is often called) will vary from ship to ship.  On some ships, I've heard, you can buy beer and spirits from the Slop Chest.  Not on my ship.

The Slop Chest will not likely be a shop or even a room.  It will be a list.  One of the ship's officers will be in charge of it.  You look at the list, let him know what you want, and he will deliver it.  You will be billed at the end of the trip.

I did not put in prices as they will change, like everything else, over time.  They were at "Wal-Mart level" on my ship.  They don't gouge.

I present the list written and spelled exactly as I encountered it.  I have no idea what some of the entries mean.


Slop Chest Merchandise List


Marlboro Red/Gold
L&M Blue and Red

Red Wine Tisdale
White Wine Tisdale
Wine Bordeaux Superior 75 CL
White Wine HK

Soft Drinks and Mineral Water
Coca-Cola, 7-Up, Fanta, Sprite, Pepsi, Lipton
Sparkling Water 1X1.5 ltr
Mineral Water Still 24X05 ltr

Snacks and Chocolates
Planter’s Cocktail Peanuts
Pistachio Pack/Can 130gm
Peanuts w/Shell 500 gm
Mixed Nuts Planters
Chocolate Kit-Kat HK
Snickers / KitKat / Hersey’s / Twix / Mars
Kinder Chocolate
Chocolate Cadbury HK
Chocolate Toblerone
Chocolate Riter Sport
Chocolate Milka
Chewing Gum Winterfresh / Orbit
Roll-on Deodorant 50ml
Old Spice / Mitchum Stick 95gm
Shower Gel
Shower Gel Palmolive 750ml
Shampoo / Conditioner: H&S / Pantene
Nivea Body Lotion 330 ml
Dove Shower Gel New
Nivea / Old Spice – Deo Spray
Tooth Paste Crest
After Shave Nivea, Gillette, Brute
Shaving foam Gillette
Razors Gillette Blue
Colgate Toothpaste 180g
Toothpaste Signal
Toothpaste Sensodine
Oral B Toothpaste 100GM
Tooth Brush
Listerine 500ml

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