Entries Tagged as 'In the News'

Costco Opens in China with Clicks Not Bricks

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Nǐ hǎo, China!  Costco has decided to take the faster (and less expensive) way into China by opening a virtual storefront on Alibaba’s Tmall Global.  They join the tens of thousands of merchants selling via Tmall to customers in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau.  The site serves over 150 million buyers which could prove to […]

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Costco Earnings Up for Q4 and Fiscal Year 2014

October 9th, 2014 · No Comments

I’m not a financial analyst, and I don’t even play one on the Internet, but I did want to share the latest Costco earnings information with everyone, because it is really quite good.  For about a year, Costco has been doing well, but not outpacing the expectations of the analysts.  However, their latest results from […]

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October 2014 Locations Update

October 7th, 2014 · 14 Comments

In my locations update this month, I’ve got some good news for a few lucky places, but some not so great news for others, unfortunately.  As usual, I’ve also gotten a number of requests in the last month to check out specific locations and I am trying to keep up with them all and find information.  Sorry if […]

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Costco Canada’s New Capital One Platinum MasterCard

October 2nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

I’ve got a follow up to my post from last Wednesday.  In that post I wrote about the big change hitting Costco Canada as they switch from American Express to Capital One MasterCard.  Luckily, I have some of the best readers in the world and one of them was nice enough to send me a copy of […]

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Recall: Foster Farms Recalls Grilled Chicken Strips over Possible Listeria

September 29th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Foster Farms has decided to undertake a voluntary recall of Frozen Cooked Grilled Chicken Breast Strips produced at their Farmerville, Louisiana cooked chicken facility that was sold at Costco locations across several states, as well as Stater Brothers stores.  The recall is down to possible Listeria contamination found during routine testing by Foster Farms.  There have […]

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