Costco

Articles on Costco.

Reset Filters

  1. Channel: Club
Amazon.com, Costco, Home Depot and many other companies were knocked offline yesterday as a result of a disruption at Akamia Technologies, a global content delivery network. Akamai said it identified the problem and put a fix in place to resume normal operations.
  1. Channel: Club
Uber Technologies is continuing to scale its massive logistics buildup with two new retail partnerships. The ridesharing service will now provide same-day grocery delivery for Costco in Texas, and will help Mercari take its “no-meetup garage sale” marketplace nationwide. The Costco pilot will begin at 25 warehouse stores in Dallas, Austin, and Houston, with seven […]
  1. Channel: Club
Benzinga reports that Uber and Costco “have entered into a grocery delivery pilot with 25 locations across the state of Texas. This deal marks Uber’s first pilot with a food wholesaler in the U.S. “Costco members could have their groceries delivered within hours with Uber and Uber Eats. In the coming weeks, seven additional Costco […]
  1. Channel: Club
Tiffany and Costco have settled an eight-year-old lawsuit brought by the jewelry brand over rings bearing its name sold by the warehouse club retailer. The settlement followed an appeals court ruling that Costco had acted in good faith when it marketed “Tiffany” rings to members, who were smart enough to have realized that the items […]
  1. Channel: Mass
The Dallas Morning News reports that “Walmart is testing an all-self-checkout Supercenter in Plano at one of its biggest local stores and one where growing families can easily pile high a grocery cart. It’s calling the process ‘hosted checkout’ because employees are standing by to help if customers need it.” According to the story, “Walmart […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
America’s 50 largest food and drug retailers all saw their dollar sales grow during the novel coronavirus pandemic. The usual suspects — Walmart, Amazon.com, Kroger, Costco, Walgreens, Target, CVS, Albertsons, Ahold Delhaize and Publix — sit at the top of the list.
  1. Channel: Club
Costco will no longer offer senior hours after July 26. The warehouse club retailer has been allowing its members, 60 and older, to shop from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. local time twice a week at all its warehouses since March 2020. Costco added the option in response to health concerns raised by the outbreak of […]
  1. Merchandising
Do you know what’s going on with your brand inside every store you’re in? Alright, in fairness that’s a tough question for anyone. How about this—do you know what’s going in inside the stores that have the biggest impact on sales and revenue? Can you prioritize your efforts where it matters most? The answer to […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
by Kevin Coupe Yahoo Finance had an interview with Scott Moses, managing director at PJ Solomon, in which he discussed the acceleration of e-grocery during the pandemic (he judged it “sustainable,” with plenty of room for growth) and the growing dominance of companies like Amazon and Walmart (he said both understand that “if you’re going […]
  1. CPG & FMCG
The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Alan Verdun, the President at brandshare, the leader in Connected Sampling that creates omnichannel brand experiences to accelerate purchase conversion. Through curated subscription boxes, loyalty programs and e-commerce sampling with digital connectivity, they can engage millions of consumers monthly – connecting brands to […]
  1. Channel: Club
By 2021, it was forecast that the warehouse clubs and supercenters industry in the United States would generate a revenue of 493.29 billion U.S. dollars. The warehouse clubs and supercenters industry consists of retailers such as Sam’s Club (operated by Walmart), and Costco Corporation. Other competitors on a smaller scale include BJ’s Wholesale Club.
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announces plans to buy MGM. Costco (NASDAQ: COST) slips a bit despite strong earnings. salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) rises, and Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) swings higher thanks to strength in its golf business. In this episode of Motley Fool Money, Motley
  1. Corporate Strategy
On the subject of relative ages between senior executives and front line workers, MNB reader Craig Espelien wrote: I wanted to weigh in on the minimum wage/essential worker debate. I was talking with a friend last week and we were on different sides of the mandatory minimum wage issue. After digging into the real issue, […]
  1. CPG & FMCG
The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Alan Verdun, the President at brandshare, the leader in Connected Sampling that creates omnichannel brand experiences to accelerate purchase conversion. Through curated subscription boxes, loyalty programs and e-commerce sampling with digital connectivity, they can engage millions of consumers monthly – connecting brands to […]
  1. Channel: Delivery
Automating much of its operations could help the company lower prices and appeal to a mass market. But Instacart needs industry buy-in. Instacart Inc. has an audacious plan to replace its army of gig shoppers with robots—part of a long-term strategy to cut costs and put its relationship with supermarket chains on a sustainable footing.  The plan, detailed in documents reviewed […]
  1. CPG & FMCG
  2. Department & Category
  3. Media & Marketing
  4. Retail Ecosystem
  5. Retail Operations
  6. Data & Insights
  7. International
  8. Shopper & Customer
  9. Start Ups
  10. Technology & Innovation
  11. Trends & External Forces
  12. Associates & Employees
  13. Holiday & Events
  14. Merchandising
  15. Operations & Supply Chain
  16. Stores & Formats
  17. Acquisitions, Divestitures & Mergers
  18. Corporate Strategy
  19. Corporate Finance
  20. Partnerships & Alt Profit
  21. Corporate Purpose
  22. Channel: Apparel
  23. Channel: Restaurants
  24. Channel: Specialty & Other
  25. Channel: Club
  26. Channel: Convenience
  27. Channel: Delivery
  28. Channel: Dollar/Value
  29. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
  30. Channel: Grocery
  31. Channel: Grocery - Natural
  32. Channel: Marketplace
  33. Channel: Mass
  34. CPG: Food
  35. Department: Food
  36. Department: Nonfood
  37. Department: HBC
  38. Department: Consumer Durables
  39. Agencies & Vendors
A weekly podcast with the latest e-commerce news and events. In episode 265 we cover some Amazon news including an anti-trust suit filed against them and their acquisition of MGM, earnings reports from Ulta, Costco, Dollar General, Best Buy, Burlington, and Gap, and we answer listener questions. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Stitcher Podcast […]
  1. Channel: Club
The club retailer is also reopening seating at its food courts as it plots a return to normal operations for both popular services. Dive Brief: Costco is bringing back its full sampling program and adding back in-store food court seating at all of its stores, Chief Financial Officer Richard Galanti said during the company’s third-quarter […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
Got the following email from an MNB reader who wanted to respond to our story about Kroger’s Florida-based strategy, which apparently focuses on e-commerce, distribution centers, and virtually no stores: I saw this Kroger truck driving in Orlando a couple days ago. This was taken in front of the Costco at Millenia Mall. As a […]

Trending Topics

Editor’s Choice

  1. RetailWIt QuickWit
Here’s what was interesting in Retail today: Coca-Cola spurs 42% revenue growth (now $10.1B) after returning to pre-pandemic marketing spend (which doubled YOY). They invested in innovation, quality, and targeted allocation with their increased spend and beat earnings and revenue expectations in Q2. Target, Bed Bath and Beyond Open Doors To Third-Party Boutiques. The Store-within-a-store […]
  1. RetailWIt QuickWit
Here’s what the RetailWit crew is reading today: Salesforce projects retailers will pay extra for goods in the second half—to the tune of $223B (+62%) YOY. It’s expected to come from a staggering increase in logistics (+$163B), suppliers (+$12B), and wage expenses (+$48B). Uber partners with Albertsons to expand grocery delivery. It is their biggest […]

Trending