This Week at Costco – July 29, 2012

August 4th, 2012 · 2 Comments

It’s been an exciting and busy week here in London with all of the Olympics stuff going on.  It doesn’t seem to have caused all of the disruption that everyone was warning it could.  Oxford Street hasn’t even been as busy as normal, I think.  What I have noticed is that our Internet and cellphone […]

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This Week at Costco – July 22, 2012

July 28th, 2012 · No Comments

We were actually up in Edinburgh this past weekend and wouldn’t you know it, it was perfect weather here in London.  And of course, we had clouds and rain for our time in Scotland. But we loved it anyway; what a beautiful city.  Sadly, we didn’t get a chance to visit the Costco location there. […]

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This Week at Costco – August 21, 2011

August 27th, 2011 · 3 Comments

If you’re in the UK, don’t forget that this is the last weekend for the current coupon book and the new one starts on Monday.  Also, since Monday is a Bank Holiday, Costco has slightly different store hours of 10 am to 6 pm (only on Monday). Il Pesatore Mini Mozzarella – As you probably […]

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New Book Praises Costco for Treatment of Employees

June 1st, 2011 · 5 Comments

I was just reading an interview with an author that mentions Costco, in glowing terms, for how they treat their employees.  The interview was to promote  a new book all about the world of a sales associate at a retail store.  It sounds like it isn’t a pretty story, but we’ve all shopped or actually […]

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No More DVDs or Books at Costco.com

January 20th, 2011 · 9 Comments

Have you been looking through Costco.com lately wondering where all the movies and books have gone?  Well, so did one of my other readers, Jeff (thanks, Jeff, for pointing this out).  So, I did some searching and finally asked the Costco.com customer service people what had happened to all of the DVDs.  Luckily, they were […]

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Tags: Books · costco.com · DVDs · Electronics

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