Hong Kong Household Item Prices

With so many available choices in such a small amount of space, it can be difficult trying to keep track of which store sells what and at what price. I’m also interested in keeping track of price increases. This page will keep track of prices for household items that we’ve used. All items are in alphabetical order.

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Dental Care
Feminine Care (includes cosmetics)
Hair Care
Household Cleaning
Kitchen
Laundry
Men’s Care
Miscellaneous
Soap
Tissue/Toilet Paper


Dental Care

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-30-15 Mouthwash (Listerine Cool Mint) 500 ml $33.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0678/ml
3-10-15 Mouthwash (Listerine Total Care) 250 ml $24.90 Wellcome $0.0996/ml
12-26-13 Toothbrushes (Oral B CrossAction) 4 brushes $51.90 PARKnSHOP $12.975/brush
12-26-13 Toothbrushes (Colgate 360) 4 brushes $49.90 Wellcome $12.475/brush
7-2-13 Toothbrushes (Colgate Twister) 4 brushes $19.90 Vanguard $4.975/brush
4-30-15 Toothpaste (Colgate Advanced White) 160 g $19.90 PARKnSHOP $0.1244/g
1-15-15 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $17.90 Wellcome $0.0895/g
8-16-14 Toothpaste (Colgate Maximum Cavity Protection) 250 g $16.45 Wellcome $0.0658/g, bulk pack comes with free tube, effective $0.0558/g
5-22-14 Toothpaste (Colgate Maximum Cavity Protection) 250 g $17.45 Wellcome $0.0698/g, bulk pack comes with free tube, effective $0.0592/g
2-6-14 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $17.90 Wellcome $0.0895/g
12-8-13 Toothpaste (Colgate Maximum Cavity Protection) 250 g $19.50 Wellcome $0.078/g
10-26-13 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $17.90 Wellcome $0.0895/g
9-5-13 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $17.45 Wellcome $0.08725/g, must buy 2 at this price
8-8-13 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $18.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0945/g
6-9-13 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g $18.90 Vanguard $0.0945/g, oops, forgot about the 3-pack from last time
5-16-13 Toothpaste (Darlie Double Action Enamel Protect) 200 g x 2 $37.90 PARKnSHOP $0.09475/g, came with free 100g tube, effective $0.0758/g


Feminine Care (includes cosmetics)

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-13-14 Carefree 36 liners $18.90 Wellcome $0.525/liner
7-31-13 Carefree 40 liners $13.90 Wellcome $0.3475/liner
5-16-14 Cotton Buds Extra Large (Mannings) 110 $9.50 Mannings $0.0864/bud
3-5-14 Cotton Buds (Mannings) 200 $6.50 Mannings $0.0325/bud
12-5-13 Cotton Buds (First Choice) 200 $6.90 Wellcome $0.0345/bud
7-9-13 Cotton Buds (Johnson’s Pure) 150 $19.90 Wellcome $0.1327/bud
5-16-13 Cotton Buds (Johnson’s Pure) 150 $20.90 PARKnSHOP $0.1393/bud, you get what you pay for with cotton buds
8-25-13 Cotton Buds (Suzuran) 200 $13.50 PARKnSHOP $0.0675/bud, website
5-16-14 Cotton Facial Puffs (Mannings) 300 pads $15.90 Mannings $0.053/pad
12-21-13 Cotton Facial Puffs (No Frills) 200 pads $10.90 Wellcome $0.0545/pad
8-25-13 Cotton Facial Puffs (Select) 100 pads $10.90 PARKnSHOP $0.109/pad
4-13-14 Kotex White 41cm 8 pads x 2 $44.00 Wellcome $2.75/pad, must buy 2 at this price
4-13-14 Kotex White 28cm 16 pads x 2 $43.80 Wellcome $1.3688/pad, must buy 2 at this price
7-9-13 Laurier Super Slim Guard 30cm 16 pads x 2 $44.90 PARKnSHOP $1.4031/pad
7-31-13 Whisper Sweet Dreams 40cm 6 pads $19.90 Wellcome $3.3167/pad


Hair Care

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-18-14 Conditioner (Rejoice Olive Oil) 1000 ml $59.90 Wellcome $0.0599/ml
3-10-15 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $36.90 Wellcome $0.1845/g
12-21-14 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $36.90 Wellcome $0.1845/g
10-7-14 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $36.90 Wellcome $0.1845/g
6-28-14 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $38.90 PARKnSHOP $0.1945/g
9-5-13 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $36.90 Watsons $0.1845/g, licensed by Mandom, made in China
5-23-13 GATSBY Super Hard Styling Gel 200 g $36.90 Jasons $0.1845/g, licensed by Mandom, made in China
5-10-15 Hair Dye (Bubble Color Japanese, Chocolate) 1 package $71.10 Watsons  
4-25-14 Hair Dye (Loreal Casting Creme Gloss Terracotta) 1 package $69.00 Sa Sa  
1-23-14 Mandom Super Hard Styling Gel 225 g $32.90 Wellcome $0.1462/g, similar to Gatsby but unscented and without the branding, made in China
8-16-14 Shampoo (Lux Silky Smooth Shine) 750 ml $54.90 Wellcome $0.0732/ml
6-16-14 Shampoo (Lux Silky Smooth Fresh) 750 ml $44.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0597/ml
3-20-14 Shampoo (Rejoice Ginseng) 1000 ml $52.90 Wellcome $0.0529/ml
12-26-13 Shampoo (Rejoice Ginseng) 1000 ml $54.90 Wellcome $0.0549/ml
7-20-13 Shampoo (Rejoice Ginseng) 750 ml x 2 $56.90 Vanguard $0.03793/ml, 2-pack


Household Cleaning

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
1-31-15 Cif Cream Lemon Cleaner 500 ml $8.95 Wellcome $0.0179/ml, must buy 2 at this price
6-16-14 Cif Cream Lemon Cleaner 500 ml $12.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0258/ml
1-16-14 Cif Cream Lemon Cleaner 500 ml $11.90 Japan Home Centre $0.0238/ml
6-28-13 Cif Cream Lemon Cleaner 500 ml $13.50 Vanguard $0.027/ml
10-26-14 Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach 709 ml $13.40 Wellcome $0.0189/ml, must buy 2 at this price
5-2-14 Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach 709 ml $13.45 Wellcome $0.0190/ml, must buy 2 at this price
8-21-14 Daiso Floor Wipes 30 wipes $12.00 AEON $0.40/wipe
1-7-15 Dettol Liquid Antiseptic 750 ml $49.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0665/ml
6-16-14 Dettol Liquid Antiseptic 750 ml $49.90 Japan Home Centre $0.0665/ml
1-16-14 Dettol Liquid Antiseptic 750 ml $47.90 PARKnSHOP $0.06386/ml
7-23-13 Dettol Liquid Antiseptic 750 ml $45.90 Vanguard $0.0612/ml
10-26-14 Magiclean Glass Cleaner (Refill) 500 ml $14.90 Wellcome $0.0298/ml
5-2-14 Magiclean Glass Cleaner (Refill) 500 ml $14.90 Wellcome $0.0298/ml
10-4-14 Pledge Grab-It Duster Refills 4 refills $26.90 Wellcome $6.725/duster
6-6-13 Pledge Grab-It Duster Refills 4 refills $24.90 PARKnSHOP $6.225/duster


Kitchen

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
10-7-14 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml $16.50 Wellcome $0.033/ml, must buy 2 at this price
7-13-14 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml $14.90 Wellcome $0.0298/ml
5-2-14 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml $17.90 Wellcome $0.0358/ml
1-23-14 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml x 2 $29.90 Wellcome $0.0299/ml, must buy 2 at this price
8-25-13 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml $17.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0358/ml
5-29-13 Axion Dish Detergent (Lime) 500 ml $17.90 Jasons $0.0358/ml
5-13-15 Best Buy White 61x66cm Garbage Bags 100-pack $26.90 PARKnSHOP $0.269/bag
1-1-14 Brita Maxtra Water Filter 3-pack $241.20 Wing On $80.40/filter, ~USD$10.37/each
2-20-15 Glad Cling Wrap 300 ft $22.90 Wellcome $0.0763/ft
7-30-14 Glad Cling Wrap 300 ft $25.90 Wellcome $0.0863/ft
3-15-14 Glad Cling Wrap 200 ft $18.90 Wellcome $0.0945/ft
9-12-13 Glad Cling Wrap 300 ft $23.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0797/ft
12-14-14 Scotch Brite Scrub Sponge (All Duty Non-Stick) 1 pad $9.90 PARKnSHOP
6-6-14 Scotch Brite Scrub Sponge (All Duty Non-Stick) 1 pad $9.90 Wellcome
7-9-13 Scotch Brite Scrub Sponge (All Duty Non-Stick) 1 pad $9.90 PARKnSHOP
5-10-14 Ziploc Double Zipper Multi-Purpose Storage Bags 20 bags $13.90 Ziploc $0.695/bag







Laundry

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
5-9-15 Fabric Softener (Softlan concentrated) 1 L $26.50 Wellcome $26.50/L, $0.0265/ml
11-26-14 Fabric Softener (Softlan) 2 L $17.90 Japan Home Centre $8.95/L, $0.00895/ml
6-16-14 Fabric Softener (Softlan) 2 L $15.50 Japan Home Centre $7.75/L, $0.00775/ml
1-16-14 Fabric Softener (Softlan) 2 L $15.50 Japan Home Centre $7.75/L, $0.00775/ml
3-6-13 Fabric Softener (Softlan) 2 L $15.50 Japan Home Centre $7.75/L, $0.00775/ml
5-13-15 Laundry Detergent (Fab Antibacterial) 500 g $13.50 PARKnSHOP $0.027/g
11-21-14 Laundry Detergent (Attack Bio-Lite) 2.5 kg $41.90 PARKnSHOP $0.01676/g
6-16-14 Laundry Detergent (Attack Bio-Lite) 2.5 kg $46.90 PARKnSHOP $0.01876/g
3-15-14 Laundry Detergent (Attack Bio-Lite) 1.5 kg $29.90 Wellcome $0.0199/g
7-23-13 Laundry Detergent (Fab Antibacterial) 500 g $10.90 Vanguard $0.0218/g
5-18-13 Laundry Detergent (Fab Antibacterial) 500 g $10.90 Vanguard $0.0218/g


Men’s Care

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
1-16-14 Gillette Sensor Excel Razor Single $34.90 PARKnSHOP Finally replaced my old one
3-11-15 Schick Hydro Shave Gel (Sensitive) 240 ml $39.90 PARKnSHOP $0.16625/ml
1-16-14 Schick Hydro Shave Gel (Sensitive) 240 ml $39.90 PARKnSHOP $0.16625/ml
7-9-13 Schick Hydro Shave Gel (Moisturising) 240 ml $42.90 PARKnSHOP $0.17875/ml


Miscellaneous

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
12-21-14 Batteries (Energizer, AAA) 8+2 $25.90 Wellcome $2.59/battery
11-17-14 Batteries (First Choice, 9V) 1 $15.60 Wellcome $2.59/battery
4-13-14 Batteries (GP, AA) 8+2 $20.90 Wellcome $2.09/battery
4-8-14 Batteries (GP, AAA) 8+2 $20.90 Wellcome $2.09/battery
2-20-15 Charcoal Desiccant 720 ml x 3 $19.00 PARKnSHOP $6.33/box, must buy 2 at this price
11-21-14 Charcoal Desiccant 720 ml x 3 $21.50 PARKnSHOP $7.17/box
6-23-13 Charcoal Desiccant 720 ml x 3 $18.00 Mannings $6.00/box
4-14-15 Combat Ant Bait 6 baits $34.90 PARKnSHOP $5.8167/bait
1-18-14 Johnson’s Baby Powder 100 g $19.90 PARKnSHOP $0.199/g
5-26-14 Johnson’s Baby Powder 100 g $15.90 Wellcome $0.159/g
1-16-14 Johnson’s Baby Powder 100 g $15.90 PARKnSHOP $0.159/g
3-15-14 Nin Jiom Pei Pa Koa 150 ml $25.50 Wellcome $0.17/ml
1-21-14 Nivea Hand Cream 30 ml $7.90 Wellcome $0.2633/ml
2-20-15 Vaseline Aloe Fresh Lotion 400 ml $23.90 Wellcome $0.05975/ml, came with free 200 ml Dove body wash
4-1-14 Vaseline Healthy Hand & Nail Lotion 450 ml $25.90 Wellcome $0.0576/ml, came with free 200 ml Dove body wash


Soap

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-30-15 Best Buy Liquid Hand Soap (Green Apple) 650 ml $14.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0229/ml
5-20-14 Biore Body Foam 1000 ml $44.90 Wellcome $0.0449/ml
9-17-13 Biore Body Foam 1000 ml $44.90 Vanguard $0.0449/ml
6-10-15 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $14.50 Wellcome $3.625/bar
4-30-15 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $14.50 PARKnSHOP $3.625/bar
2-16-15 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $14.50 Wellcome $3.625/bar
1-12-15 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $17.80 Wellcome $4.45/bar
12-14-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $14.50 PARKnSHOP $3.625/bar
11-9-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $14.50 PARKnSHOP $3.625/bar
10-1-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $13.50 Wellcome $3.375/bar
6-16-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $13.90 PARKnSHOP $3.475/bar
5-14-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $13.90 PARKnSHOP $3.475/bar
4-1-14 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 115 g x 4 $13.50 Wellcome $3.375/bar
9-16-13 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 125 g x 4 $14.50 Vanguard $3.625/bar
5-23-13 Cussons Imperial Leather Classic Soap 125 g x 4 $14.50 Jasons $3.625/bar
12-21-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Moisturizing) 500 ml $16.90 Wellcome $0.0338/ml, must buy 2 at this price
8-2-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Moisturizing) 500 ml $14.95 Wellcome $0.0299/ml, must buy 2 at this price
6-16-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Moisturizing) 500 ml $16.90 Japan Home Centre $0.0338/ml
5-26-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Oceanic Fresh) 500 ml $15.00 Wellcome $0.03/ml
3-31-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Moisturizing) 500 ml $16.90 Wellcome $0.0338/ml, must buy 2 at this price
1-23-14 Lenndorf TotalCare Hand Wash (Moisturizing) 500 ml $15.00 Wellcome $0.03/ml, similar to Softsoap (website)
5-10-15 Lux Bath Soap 85 g x 4 $16.90 PARKnSHOP $0.0497/g, $4.225/bar
8-15-13 Opal Green Tea Hand Wash 360 ml $6.63 Vanguard $0.018417/ml, must buy 3 at this price
6-9-13 Opal Green Tea Hand Wash 360 ml $7.20 Vanguard $0.02/ml
1-7-15 Walch Liquid Soap Anti-Bacterial 525 ml $22.90 Wellcome $0.0436/ml, must buy 2 at this price
12-8-13 Walch Liquid Soap Refreshing (Refill) 525 ml $17.00 Wellcome $0.0324/ml, must buy 2 at this price
12-8-13 Walch Liquid Soap Moisturizing (Refill) 525 ml $17.00 Wellcome $0.0324/ml, must buy 2 at this price
9-23-13 Walch Liquid Soap Moisturizing (Refill) 525 ml $21.90 Wellcome $0.041/ml, 16% price increase
6-29-13 Walch Liquid Soap Moisturizing (Refill) 525 ml $18.90 Wellcome $0.036/ml, green soap
5-2-13 Walch Liquid Soap Moisturizing (Refill) 525 ml $18.90 Wellcome $0.036/ml, green soap


Tissue/Toilet Paper

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
9-1-14 Paper Towels (Best Buy brand) 60 sheets x 6 rolls $19.90 PARKnSHOP $3.3167/roll, $0.0553/sheet, must buy 2×6 rolls at this price
2-11-14 Paper Towels (Best Buy brand) 60 sheets x 6 rolls $19.90 PARKnSHOP $3.3167/roll, $0.0553/sheet
9-2-13 Paper Towels (Freesia brand) 60 sheets x 6 rolls $22.90 Vanguard $3.817/roll, $0.0636/sheet
2-16-15 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $27.00 PARKnSHOP $6.75/box, must buy 2×4 packs at this price
10-27-14 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $28.50 PARKnSHOP $7.125/box
7-30-14 Tempo Facial Tissue (Pocket) 18-pack $19.50 PARKnSHOP $1.0833/pack of 7×4-ply, must buy 2×18-packs at this price
6-28-14 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $28.50 PARKnSHOP $7.125/box
2-28-14 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $24.90 Wellcome $6.225/box, must buy two 4-packs at this price
8-25-13 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $28.50 PARKnSHOP $7.125/box
6-14-13 Tempo Facial Tissue (Box) 4 boxes $26.90 PARKnSHOP $6.725/box
5-27-15 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $32.90 PARKnSHOP $3.29/roll, free table napkins
3-21-15 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $29.00 PARKnSHOP $2.90/roll, must buy 20 rolls at this price, free table napkins
12-21-14 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $28.90 PARKnSHOP $2.89/roll, plus free table napkins
11-9-14 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $28.90 PARKnSHOP $2.89/roll, plus free table napkins
8-23-14 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $29.90 PARKnSHOP $2.99/roll
7-14-14 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $29.90 PARKnSHOP $2.99/roll, with free pack of table napkins
3-21-14 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $28.00 PARKnSHOP $2.80/roll, must buy 20 rolls at this price
8-17-13 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $29.90 Vanguard $2.90/roll
6-28-13 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $29.90 Vanguard $2.90/roll
5-29-13 Virjoy “Longest” 3-ply Toilet Paper 10 rolls $32.90 Jasons $3.29/roll
5-27-14 Virjoy “Super Thrifty” Pocket Handkerchiefs 8 packs (8 tissues each) $5.00 Wellcome $0.625/pack, $0.0781/tissue

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