01/07/2016 - 11:14am

Comparable results were best among the company's hearing aid, optical and pharmacy categories, Jeff Elliott, AVP financial planning and investor relations, shared in a pre-recorded call for investors. 

12/09/2015 - 11:48am

Costco’s first quarter of FY16 saw an increase of 2% in U.S. sales and an overall dip of 1% for the company's entire operation.

12/07/2015 - 5:05pm

Vitamins have made a comeback.

12/03/2015 - 5:47pm

Attendance at the event, presented by Drug Store News, reached record levels, with 40 retailers and more than 240 supplier participants. 

12/03/2015 - 11:42am

Costco’s comparable sales saw no growth for the month of November and a dip of 1% for the first quarter of FY2016, whose operating results the company plans to release on Dec. 8. 

11/05/2015 - 12:34pm

Though Costco’s U.S. sales saw a 1% increase over both the four weeks and nine weeks ended Nov. 1 compared to last year, its Canadian stores saw an 8% decrease in comparable sales. 

10/08/2015 - 10:07am

Costco’s U.S. stores saw a slight lift in comparable sales as international stores — particularly in Canada — saw comps drop. 

09/30/2015 - 10:17am

Costco’s fourth quarter and annual results might not look impressive on paper, but adjusting for gas prices and a strong dollar,  the company had a good quarter and is planning to open 12 new stores by the year’s end. 

09/03/2015 - 9:12am

The company noted that with Labor Day coming a week later this year, pre-sales didn’t bein in August and that had a lowering effect on net sales of about 1%.