TITLE

Costco crosses the Pacific, opens second unit in Japan

AUTHOR(S)
Desjardins, Doug
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
DSN Retailing Today;1/1/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the opening of the first store of Costco company in Tokyo, Japan on December 13, 2000 after the opening of the first store of Carrefour company in the same district. Advantage of Costco on international expansion over Carrefour; Potential challenges of its business in Japan; Information on the Large Scale Retail Store Siting Law.
ACCESSION #
3936500

 

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