SHIPS STORE OFFICERThe officer in
charge of the ships store operation aboard a ship.
The ships store officer is the accountable officer.
SNACK BARA sales outlet where ice cream
products, drinks, and retail snack items such as
candy and cookies are sold.
SNACK BAR OPERATORThe person in
charge of the snack bar.
SPECIAL ORDERThe procurement and
sale of a retail item to a specified individual
who has ordered the item. The item is sold
through a retail store, but is not carried as
SPOT INVENTORIESInventories of
selected items in the bulk storeroom taken at
unannounced times for the purpose of ensuring
that inventory accuracy of the bulk storeroom is
maintained at 100 percent.
STANDARD NAVY CLOTHING ITEMS
Items authorized in the Navy Clothing Price List
for Men and Women, NAVRESSO Pub 90.
STANDARD PRICEThe price at which an
item of standard Navy clothing is bought and
STANDARD PRICE ADJUSTMENTAn
involuntary price change on stocked standard
Navy clothing due to a change on standard prices
prescribed in the Navy Clothing Price List for
Men and Women, NAVRESSO Pub 90.
STOCK CONTROLThe means by which
the monetary and physical movement of all stock
within the ships store operation is controlled.
SURVEYAn expenditure of stock for
immediate disposal. Surveys reduce accountability.
TRANSFERThe movement of stock from
the accountability of one ships store officer to
that of another.
TRANSMITTALA group of documents or
records sent to another naval activity for
information or action.
VENDING MACHINEA sales outlet where
canned or cup-type drinks, candy, cookies,
cigarettes, and other retail items are sold.
VENDING MACHINE CUSTODIANThe
person in charge of the vending machine opera-
VISUAL MERCHANDISINGThe display
of merchandise in ships store activities. Rotation
and arrangement of stock, lighting, and signing
help increase salability.