ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Discount and membership stores saw comparable-store sales continue to slide in June. Costco Wholesale Corp., Issaquah, Wash., experienced the least slippage, with comps down 5% overall and down 6% in the U.S.; Target Corp., Minneapolis, saw comps decline 6.2% for the month; and BJ's Wholesale Club, Natick, Mass., said comps fell 7.5%, including a negative impact from lower gas revenues of 10.2%. Excluding the deflation in gasoline, Costco said comps for June were down 1% ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.