Costco reported net sales of nearly $21.9 billion for the third quarter, an 8% increase over sales of about $20.2 billion for the same period last year.
Giant-Landover and ShopRite are shoppers' two favorite supermarkets, according to results of a survey released Tuesday.
Consumers gravitate toward traditional pharmacies for their everyday health-and-wellness needs, according to the "2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend" survey released Monday.
Costco announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on Costco common stock and approved an increase from 24 cents to 27.5 cents per share, or from 96 cents per share to $1.10 per share on an annualized basis.
More retail websites this year achieved a "threshold for excellence" on customer experience analytics firm ForeSee's annual Top 100 E-Retail Satisfaction Index.
Club retailer Costco Wholesale is looking to grow its online retail presence, according to published reports.
A study conducted by Brodeur Partners has unveiled the most relevant retailers in the United States.
Sales for the month of March increased 10% for Costco to $9.13 billion, the wholesaler reported Thursday.
The Ethisphere Institute's sixth annual selection of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" included several of the nation's top retailers.
Costco is off to a good start in 2012, with high increases in second-quarter sales and earnings.