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Warehouse prices just a click away

Costco Australia has launched an online shopping offer, enabling customers to order select goods and have them shipped to their home or business. As with purchasing from one of Costco’s 11 physical warehouses around Australia, shoppers will need to be a member. Membership ranges from $55 (Business membership) to $60 …

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Costco top for ‘customer satisfaction’

Costco is Australia’s leading discount department store, according to new research from Roy Morgan. But it faced stiff competition. Its ‘Discount Department Store Satisfaction Report’ found that Costco had a customer-satisfaction rating of 88.6 per cent in July. This put Costco narrowly ahead of rivals Target on 88.5 per cent …

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Costco and Kmart battle for 2017 customer-satisfaction award

Costco and Kmart were locked in a tight battle for the 2017 Annual Roy Morgan Discount Department Store Customer Satisfaction Award, with Costco announced the winner this week. Both stores improved their customer satisfaction over the past year. However, Costco’s monthly victory in November 2017, with a customer-satisfaction rating of …

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Australian supermarkets’ changing fortunes

Strong price competition between the major players caused total revenue in the supermarkets and grocery-stores industry to decline slightly in 2016-17, according to IBISWorld’s latest Checkout Update report for Q4 2017. The report, based on the latest financial data released by the major players, details how the $101 billion industry, …

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Costco heads north

Retail giant Costco has selected its second Queensland site – Walker Corporations’ $1 billion Citiswich Business Park in Ipswich. The decision ended months of speculation giving the Ipswich business park, located 25 minutes west of Brisbane a welcome boost. “We are thrilled to be continuing our investment in South East …

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Costco opens third NSW site

Scores of eager shoppers attended the official opening of Costco Marsden Park in western Sydney on Tuesday morning, marking the retailer’s ninth warehouse opening in Australia since launching in this country eight years ago. Spanning 13,575sqm, the Marsden Park store includes a Costco fuel station, tyre centre, food court, optometrist, …

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Costco plus fuel planned for Melbourne’s north

Construction of Costco’s fourth Victoria site will begin in mid-2017 and finish in mid-2018. The 13,788sqm store in the Pacific Epping shopping centre in Melbourne’s north is expected to form a catchment of one million people. It will be the second Costco in Victoria with a fuel station and Costco …

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Costco CRX launches in Australia

Costco Collaborative Retail Exchange (CRX) is a single, global solution for category, POS and supply chain tracking at Costco, which is available in US, Canada, Mexico and now Australia. The state-of-the-art technology platform gives manufacturers a detailed solution for total Costco tracking. Rather than relying on several disparate data sources …

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