The Hertz Corp. and Costco in the U.K. have teamed up to bring short-term Hertz 24/7 van rental to Costco's members.
Acosta Sales & Marketing, a sales and marketing agency in the consumer packaged goods industry, has signed an agreement to acquire Anderson Daymon Worldwide, the agency that exclusively serves Costco Wholesale.
Costco on Thursday reported net sales of $8 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 2, representing an increase of 6% percent from the similar four-week period last year.
Following his State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama is scheduled to stop by a Costco store in Maryland on Wednesday, according to news reports.
Costco Wholesale Corp.'s sales increased by 6% in the month of December and the first few days of January compared with December 2012, the club retailer said.
The semi-retired CEO of Costco Wholesale has been named as the recipient of the top award from the National Retail Federation at the trade group's upcoming trade show this month, the NRF said.
Club retailers like Costco and Sam's Club may have some competition from Amazon.com, according to published reports.
A company that helps people shop for groceries is expanding into another city after a successful run in two others, according to published reports.
Costco Wholesale Corp. had sales of $24.47 billion in first quarter 2014, the club retailer said.
Costco's sales increased by 5% during first quarter 2014, which ended on Nov. 24, the club retailer said Thursday.