About Us

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Our 
Story

  • Kansas Marine supplies goods and services to major cruise ships in the US and internationally.   

  • Supplier of over 5,000 different products to over 115 cruise ships including notable cruise line customers such as Carnival, Holland America, Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean, and Celebrity Cruises.

  • Specialty distributor exclusively to the cruise industry with a unique niche and strong competitive advantages over more traditional broad line distributors.

  • Facilities strategically located to serve the major cruise ports. It services the West Coast from its 79,000 sq. ft. facility in Los Angeles and from seasonal operation centers in Seattle and Vancouver during the Alaskan cruise season.

  • Management team has decades of experience and relationships in the cruise industry, focused exclusively on meeting the needs of the key purchasing groups within major cruise lines.

  • Supplies not only staple products, but also specialized and smaller order items which can be time sensitive.

  • Provide cross-docking services to smaller niche product suppliers who have insufficient volume to deliver to the ports directly.

  • Kansas Marine has a loyal vendor base spanning over 20 years, with a history of supporting company growth and strategic programs.

  • Division managers have important knowledge of customs, port regulations and food safety standards that facilitate supply of vendor items to the international cruise industry.

  • Exceptional customer service is a key tenant of our core strategy.

  • We provide a broad selection of specialty products in quantities that can range from a single unit to much larger amounts.

  •  The phrase “Out of stock” doesn’t exist at Kansas Marine.