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Costco to keep $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo ‘forever’ despite inflation: exec

A top Costco Wholesale executive confirmed the big-box retailer has no plans to change the price of its $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo at its stores despite months of decades-high inflation. Costco CFO Richard Galanti reiterated the cheap price point on the fan-favorite deal would stay in place during the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call on Thursday. …

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Costco isn’t raising membership fees after earnings beat expectations

Shoppers wait in a check-out line at a Costco wholesale store in Orlando, Florida.Paul Hennessy | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty ImagesCostco is still holding off on raising its membership fees after reporting fiscal fourth-quarter results that beat expectations.The retailer typically raises fees around every five years, but hasn’t said when it will do …

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FedEx, Costco, Boeing and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:FedEx (FDX) – FedEx remains on watch this morning after announcing a 6.9% increase in shipping rates and plans to cut another $4 billion in annual costs. FedEx fell 3.2% in the premarket.Costco (COST) – Costco lost 3.3% in the premarket despite reporting better-than-expected profit and sales …

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Misprinted UC Irvine sweatshirt pulled from Costco becomes sought-after item among students

After Costco released misprinted UC Irvine sweatshirts and removed them from stores in less than a day, students and alumni are now seeking to purchase the defective merchandise.The sweatshirts designed for the University of California, Irvine, which were being sold at three Costco locations in Orange County, misspelled the school’s name as “UC Urvine Anteaters.” …

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Misprinted UC Irvine sweatshirt pulled from Costco becomes sought-after item among students

After Costco released misprinted UC Irvine sweatshirts and removed them from stores in less than a day, students and alumni are now seeking to purchase the defective merchandise.The sweatshirts designed for the University of California, Irvine, which were being sold at three Costco locations in Orange County, misspelled the school’s name as “UC Urvine Anteaters.” …

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400,000 solar-powered umbrellas sold at Costco recalled over fire risk

Placeholder while article actions loadFederal safety regulators say more than 400,000 solar-powered patio umbrellas sold exclusively at Costco are being recalled because they pose overheating and fire hazards.Outdoor furniture manufacturer SunVilla said the recall applied to its 10-foot Solar LED Market Umbrellas sold at the warehouse club from December 2020 to May 2022 and priced …

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