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.
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See photos from Costco and Drug Store News’ networking reception in honor of Michael Mastromonica’s retirement from his position as Costco’s AVP pharmacy in Denver for NACDS Total Store Expo.
Costco has reported $8.64 billion in net sales for the month of July — an increase of about 1% over the same period last year.
A recent survey conducted by the Private Label Manufacturers Association revealed that private label products offered significant savings.
Costco reported on Thursday a 1% lift in total sales for the month of June as U.S. comp store sales increased 3%.
Walmart, Costco and Rite Aid are three retailers driving significant traction in vitamin, mineral and supplement sales, TABS Group reported in May, helping to take share away from such online retailers as Amazon, which captures 36% of all online vitamin traffic, even as sales overall were up 3% to $11.8 billion.
Costco posted a lift in both total sales and U.S. comps for the month of May.
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Costco experienced a slight lift in sales during the third quarter as total comparable sales slipped 1%.
Costco is trying to increase its membership base in Canada with an innovative social media campaign.