Furthermore, 40% of warehouse club
users say warehouse clubs
carry quality products-with 46% of households with an income of $150+ reporting as much.
WESTBORO - After months of buyout speculation, warehouse club
operator BJ's Wholesale Club Inc.
US warehouse club
operator Costco, which already does a nice line in mattresses, is helping helping customers prepare for the eternal slumber with a range of caskets.
NEW YORK-Here's one from the I-could-kick-myself department: You walk into a warehouse club
, see a housewares product that you've been dreaming about -- the perfect fry pan, the compact coffee grinder -- but instead of reaching for your wallet you think, "This will be available next week.
Focus is designed to be "a total resource center for anyone interested in the $63 billion warehouse club
industry that consists of Costco, SAM'S Club, and B.
Pace, a warehouse club
, entered the Westchester market in 1992.
The new warehouse club
is expected to open in the fall of 2009.
After successive years of robust growth, the channel is now faced with market saturation and intensified competition, according to Sandy Skrovan, author of a recent report on the warehouse club
channel and vice president of Retail Forward, the consulting firm based here.
US warehouse club
Costco has opened three new depots at Chingford, Reading and OIdham this month, taking its UK portfolio to 14.
According to a recent report published by PricewaterhouseCoopers, the top three warehouse club
players--Costco, Sam's Club and BJ's--are using pharmacies as part of their overall strategy to increase foot traffic and expand services.
At least one warehouse club
that has complained about being cut off by toy manufacturers took issue with Goldstein's statement.
Pay a late afternoon visit to plot 4400 at Lutterworth's Magna Park industrial estate and it's hard to believe you're in a central distribution depot servicing the entire UK warehouse club
operations of Costco.