Costco crosses the Pacific, opens second unit in Japan

Desjardins, Doug
January 2001
DSN Retailing Today;1/1/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p8
Trade Publication
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.


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