Entries from December 2010

Costco v. Omega: 4-4 Decision Upholds Lower Court Ruling

December 17th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Well, the case of Costco v. Omega has ended unfavorably for Costco, but also could cause a problem for other retailers and even individuals that sell goods in the US that have been manufactured abroad.  The Omega suit revolved around copyright issues: since they are US copyright holders of the Omega Globe Design symbol that […]

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Tags: Clothing · In the News

Instant Immersion Language Software

December 14th, 2010 · 6 Comments

I bought a copy of the Instant Immersion Italian Levels 1, 2, and 3 this summer at a Costco in New York but haven’t gotten around to doing a full review of it yet.  However, since there is an instant savings coupon right now for $10.00 off, I thought I should finally write up my […]

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Tags: costco.com · Electronics · Games & Toys · gifts · Household Items · Travel

This Week at Costco – December 5, 2010

December 11th, 2010 · 3 Comments

So, still talking about things I bought in Kansas.  Did I mention that we spent over four hours shopping and needed two carts? Yes, we bought that much stuff.  Even as much as I love, love, love Costco, I do believe that this was the first time I’ve ever needed two shopping carts!   Don’t […]

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Tags: Books · Clothing · Food · Household Items

Costco and Apple Officially Part Company

December 10th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Well, it is official, Costco is going to stop selling Apple products in 2011.  During Costco’s fiscal first quarter earnings call CFO Richard Galanti confirmed that Costco is phasing out Apple products from their warehouses.  As you may recall, I posted about this rumor a while ago.  At that time, the rumor was that Costco […]

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Tags: Electronics · In the News

This Week at Costco – November 28, 2010

December 4th, 2010 · 15 Comments

<li>Wolferman’s English Muffins</li> <li>KS Assorted Belgian Chocolates</li> So, I’ve got another week full of reviews of products that are from the US Costco.  It’s a good thing that I had my Costco rebate check to use, because my mom and I did a serious amount of shopping.  I don’t know if I mentioned it but […]

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Tags: Food · gifts · Household Items

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