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.
Dr. Pepper Snapple Group will distribute a growing line of all-natural, antioxidant-infused beverages, the maker of the beverages said Tuesday.
Some members of club retailer Costco can have their items delivered to their homes under a new partnership between the retailer and Google.