I don't often watch CNBC business documentaries, but I was instantly drawn to tonight's The Costco Craze: Inside the Warehouse Giant, which was both a fascinating education about the big-box store and a sobering education about myse...
Big box stores are dying. JCPenney, Sears, Best Buy, and more are shuttering stores and recasting their strategies. “They were hit by a perfect storm of competition from the Internet and supermarkets,” Steve Brazier, CEO of market r... Read Post
Recently, CNBC ran a special about Costco (The Costco Craze: Inside the Warehouse Giant), the now-ubiquitous chain that is virtually cornering the big-box retail world.As part of the special, Costco's wine buyer, Annette Alvarez-Pet... Read Post
Big-box warehouse store Costco is often compared with Walmart's Sam's Club. Both stores are places where people go to buy in bulk and save money. But while Walmart employees are striking for higher wages and healthcare, Costco has a... Read Post