Entries Tagged as 'In the News'

In the News: Nutella Waffle Sample Sparks Craziness in Burbank Costco

September 23rd, 2015 · 3 Comments

So, I’ve written quite often about how much I love Nutella for it’s chocolaty hazel-nutty goodness.  However, I don’t love it so much that I would get in a fist fight over it.  Unfortunately, not everyone has my powers of restraint it seems. On Sunday, there was a shocking event that took place in the […]

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Locations Update: September 2015

September 17th, 2015 · 10 Comments

There’s a lot of news going on this month.  I’m sure that is because I delayed getting this posted – that’ll teach me!  I’m probably not going to wait until the middle of October to do the next update either.  It looks like some locations that were stalled have started making forward progress again, which […]

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Happy 32nd Birthday, Costco!

September 15th, 2015 · No Comments

Today is a day to celebrate all things Costco!  It’s Costco’s 32nd birthday!  In 1983, Costco opened their first location and they’ve been going strong ever since.  So, in honor of Costco’s big day, I’ve got 32 fun facts that you may or may not know about everyone’s favourite store.  Do you think they’re having […]

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Location Update In-Depth: Ridgeland, Mississippi

September 10th, 2015 · 3 Comments

[This is a guest post from Rick Vanover, who usually writes for IT topics and will focus in on a very interesting situation going on in Ridgeland, Mississippi in the United States. Ridgeland is in the Jackson metropolitan area and has a very vocal opposition to a planned Costco site.  I’ve got my regular monthly […]

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Costco Earnings Up for Q4 and Fiscal Year 2015

September 8th, 2015 · No Comments

I’m not a financial analyst, and I definitely don’t play one on the Internet, but I do like to share the latest Costco earnings information with everyone.  Good news for those still waiting for new Costco locations: by the end of calendar year 2015, Costco plans to open twelve new stores, along with the relocation of two existing […]

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