Seven Oceans Emergency Ration This Seven Oceans emergency ration is specifically designed for storage on sea going vessels and life boats. The Foil packaging is extremely robust. It tastes very similar to scotch short bread and has a granular type of texture. It is easy to chew and swallow, requiring no preparation or water. You could easily serve the Seven Oceans biscuits with tea or coffee. The pleasant taste is calculated not to induce or exacerbate thirst. Each case has 24 boxes in a case. Each box is has the 9 bars of biscuits. The entire contents of the box is vacuum sealed in a heavy gauge foil. Thus it impervious the elements and requires no refrigeration once opened. However its use is not restricted to life boats. It compact size and robust packaging make it a practical emergency food for flying, driving, sailing to remote locations. Popular with Hikers, Preparedness Minded individuals and Aircraft Charter companies operating in Africa. The individual 500gram boxes will easily fit into a bug out bag without taking up much more space than a box of shotgun shells. In stock and available for immediate dispatch.