Costco Wholesale Corporation, commonly known as Costco, is a global retail giant operating a chain of membership-only big-box warehouse club stores. As of 2023, Costco ranks as the third-largest retailer globally and holds the title of the world's largest retailer for choice and prime beef, organic foods, rotisserie chicken, and wine. With headquarters in Issaquah, Washington, Costco boasts 861 warehouses worldwide, spanning countries such as the United States, Canada, Mexico, Japan, the United Kingdom, Australia, and more.
Established in 1983 by Jim Sinegal and Jeffrey H. Brotman, Costco's origins trace back to the merger of Price Club and Costco in 1993. The company's unique membership model, offering bulk discounts in a no-frills setting, propelled its rapid growth. Over the years, Costco has achieved numerous milestones, including its expansion into international markets, the opening of its first warehouse in China in 2019, and the launch of its first store in New Zealand in 2022. With a commitment to customer satisfaction and a membership base exceeding 124.7 million as of May 2023, Costco continues to be a retail leader, known for its innovative approach and impressive financial performance.
Annual sales $242.3 billion as of 2023 with 316.000 employees.
As of September 2023, Costco has 861 warehouses worldwide:
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