February 2, 2017

U.S. comp-store sales enjoy 6% rise in four-week period ended Jan. 29.

January 5, 2017

Comparable-store sales also see a lift.

December 7, 2016

Net sales improved by 3 percent for the quarter ended Nov. 20.

December 2, 2016

Read highlights from the 18th DSN Industry Issues Summit, which saw record attendance with about 275 attendees, three panels and a keynote from Fox News’s Tucker Carlson. 

December 1, 2016

Costco reported a jump in comps of 1% and a boost in net sales of 3% to $9.68 billion for the month of November.

November 29, 2016

Topics for discussion at the Drug Store News Issue Summit include pharmacies’ role in the care of chronic condition patients, coordinating and connecting the touchpoints across the omni-channel platforms, how technology and consumerism will fuel personalized medicine and measuring and monitoring patient outcomes.

November 21, 2016

The proliferation of online grocery delivery is a sign of the “Sheep Effect,” according to a retail analyst interviewed on CBS’s Sunday Morning, which aired a segment on the evolution of omnichannel retail.

November 14, 2016

As Costco stays on a slow and steady course of growth, the warehouse club has managed to keep its sales moving in the right direction and keep its membership rolls growing. 

November 3, 2016

Costco reported a jump in comps of 2% and a boost in net sales of 4% to $9.11 billion for the month of October.

October 27, 2016

Costco is rolling out its second annual event designed to give moms an extra hour to shop.

October 19, 2016

With just weeks to go before its annual Industry Issues Summit conference — one of the most highly-anticipated, must-attend events on the drug store industry calendar — Drug Store News has announced another top-tier roster of some of the most talented and creative retail executives in the business for the annual thought-leadership/networking event.

October 12, 2016

The University of Washington is teaming up with Costco, UPS, Nordstrom and other stakeholders on a new project that aims to improve the way consumers receive their online purchases.

October 6, 2016

Costco’s same-store sales for September rose 1%, compared to a 2% increase in August.

September 27, 2016

New research from Cowen & Co. indicates that more U.S. households are joining Amazon's Prime program and canceling their Costco and Sam's Club memberships.

September 1, 2016

Costco reported a 2% increase in same store sales for August and net sales of $8.9 billion.

September 1, 2016

Instacart, the grocery-ordering app, is getting creative about picking, packing and delivering food on-demand. According to TechCrunch, the company’s people and technology show that the San Francisco startup has changed grocery stores for good. (TechCrunch)

August 4, 2016

Costco's comparable-store sales for the month of July declined 2%, with a 3% decrease in U.S. a 3% rise in Canada and other decreases internationally.

August 2, 2016

More vitamins, minerals and supplements were sold online so far in 2016 than have been sold through a Walmart store, TABS Analytics reported earlier this year.

July 7, 2016

Same store sales were flat at Costco in June, and net sales increased 3% June to $11.33 billion.

June 7, 2016

In a new study released exclusively to Adweek, Boston-based consultancy C Space homed in on consumer loyalty among the big retail players, attempting to flesh out some insights about what makes shoppers come back. (Adweek

June 3, 2016

Costco’s comparable sales for the month rose 1% in the U.S., dropped 1% in Canada and dropped 3% internationally, essentially leveling out total company comps for the month posting a 0% change over last year.

May 26, 2016

The company’s U.S. comparable store sales for the quarter saw a 0% increase and a 2% increase for the first 36 weeks of the year.

May 5, 2016

Excluding the negative impacts from gasoline prices deflation and foreign exchange, Costco's U.S. store base realized a 2% gain in same-stores sales in that four-week period and Costco's Canadian operation realized a 7% gain.

April 11, 2016

Lebhar-Friedman launches Go Health Events website that connects consumers to retailer-hosted health events.