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Costco's top competitors include BJ's Wholesale Club, Office Depot, Aldi UK, Sam's Club, Lowe's, Kroger, The Home Depot, Amazon, Target, Walmart and Best Buy.
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Costco
Costco
Costco Wholesale Corporation is a company engaged in the operation of membership warehouses.
BJ's Wholesale Club
BJ's Wholesale Club
BJ's Wholesale Club is a warehouse club operator focused on perishable products, general merchandise, gasoline, and other ancillary services.
Office Depot
Office Depot
Office Depot (also known as The ODP Corporation) is a provider of business services and supplies, products and technology solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses.
Aldi UK
Aldi UK
Aldi UK owns and operates supermarkets in the United Kingdom.
Sam's Club
Sam's Club
Sams Club is a leading membership wholesale club, offering superior products and services.
Lowe's
Lowe's
Lowe's is a home improvement retailer that offers a complete line of products for construction, maintenance, repair, remodeling, and decorating.
Kroger
Kroger
Kroger is a company that produces and processes food products for sale in supermarkets.
The Home Depot
The Home Depot
The Home Depot is a home improvement specialty retailer.
Amazon
Amazon
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Target
Target
Target is a general merchandise retailer.
Walmart
Walmart
Walmart is a retailing company that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores.
Best Buy
Best Buy
Best Buy is a company operating as a retailer of technology and entertainment products and services.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1983
Founding Date
1984
Founding Date
1986
Founding Date
1990
Founding Date
1983
Founding Date
1946
Founding Date
1883
Founding Date
1978
Founding Date
1994
Founding Date
1902
Founding Date
1962
Founding Date
1966
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Issaquah, US HQ
Lidcombe, AU
Silverwater, AU
Burnaby, CA
Ottawa, CA
Villebon Sur Yvette, FR
Gardabaer, IS
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Locations
Westborough, US HQ
Burlington, US
Hialeah, US
Jacksonville, US
Uxbridge, US
Locations
Boca Raton, US HQ
Antwerpen, BE
Hostivice, CZ
Senlis, FR
Großostheim, DE
Dublin, IE
Assago, IT
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Locations
Atherstone, GB HQ
Dublin 2, IE
Locations
Bentonville, US HQ
Bentonville, US
Locations
Mooresville, US HQ
Boucherville, CA
Locations
Cincinnati, US HQ
Atlanta, US
Bellevue, US
Compton, US
Coppell, US
Denver, US
Hutchinson, US
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Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Toronto, CA
San Pedro Garza García, MX
Austin, US
Locations
Seattle, US HQ
Brisbane City, AU
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Brussels, BE
São Paulo, BR
Calgary, CA
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Locations
Minneapolis, US HQ
Bengaluru, IN
Brooklyn Park, US
Pittsburgh, US
San Francisco, US
Sunnyvale, US
Tempe, US
Locations
Bentonville, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Mississauga, CA
Huechuraba, CL
Quilicura, CL
Shenzhen, CN
Pozos, CR
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Locations
Richfield, US HQ
Burnaby, CA
Employees
Employees
156,0005% increase
Employees
27,2313% increase
Employees
37,0008% decrease
Employees
8,3204% increase
Employees
37,6721% increase
Employees
200,00033% decrease
Employees
435,0004% decrease
Employees
415,7001% increase
Employees
1,271,0002% decrease
Employees
368,0002% increase
Employees
2,300,0005% increase
Employees
125,000
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
187.4 b
Valuation ($)
6.9 b
Valuation ($)
2.6 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
142 b
Valuation ($)
29.8 b
Valuation ($)
353.9 b
Valuation ($)
1.8 t
Valuation ($)
129.1 b
Valuation ($)
399.1 b
Valuation ($)
28.4 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
51.2 k
Twitter followers
22.1 k
Twitter followers
93.6 k
Twitter followers
579.2 k
Twitter followers
130 k
Twitter followers
284.2 k
Twitter followers
161.8 k
Twitter followers
409.4 k
Twitter followers
3.8 m
Twitter followers
2.1 m
Twitter followers
1.2 m
Twitter followers
1.2 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
73
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
133
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
995
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
857
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
930
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
52
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
750
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
684
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
527
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
226
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
6.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
83.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
14.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
25.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
52.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
11.9
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
15.07%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
15.79%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
27.64%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
52.28%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
9.14%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
14.7%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
94.23%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
60.53%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
74.27%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
46.68%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
67.7%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
453
Alexa Website Rank
11555
Alexa Website Rank
4076
Alexa Website Rank
207482
Alexa Website Rank
1625
Alexa Website Rank
461
Alexa Website Rank
214168
Alexa Website Rank
217
Alexa Website Rank
10
Alexa Website Rank
250
Alexa Website Rank
120
Alexa Website Rank
168
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
3
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
3.8

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$166.8b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$13.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$9.7b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
£11.3b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$72.1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$122.3b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$110.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$386.1b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$78.1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$559.2b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$47.3b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$144.9b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$10.8b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$7.6b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
£11b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$49.2b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$95.3b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$72.7b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$233.3b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$54.9b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$420.3b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$36.7b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$21.8b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$2.4b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$2.1b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
£370.2m (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$22.9b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$27b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$37.6b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$152.8b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$23.2b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$138.8b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$10.6b (FY, 2021)
Net income
Net income
$4.1b (FY, 2020)
Net income
$187.2m (FY, 2019)
Net income
($319m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
£137.8m (FY, 2018)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$4.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$1.5b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$11.2b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$21.3b (FY, 2020)
Net income
$3.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$13.7b (FY, 2021)
Net income
$1.8b (FY, 2021)

Operating

Average Ticket
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
$82.8 (Q2, 2021)
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
$74.1 (Q2, 2020)
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Average Ticket
N/A
Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
185 (FY, 2016)
Countries
N/A
Countries
24 (Q1, 2022)
Countries
N/A
Customer Transactions
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
330 m (Q2, 2021)
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
511.5 m (Q2, 2020)
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Customer Transactions
N/A
Distribution Centers
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
71 (FY, 2020)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
200 (FY, 2019)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
42 (Q4, 2019)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Paying Members
Paying Members
55.8 m (Q3, 2020)
Paying Members
5.5 m (FY, 2019)
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Paying Members
N/A
Products
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
34 k (FY, 2018)
Products
N/A
Products
40 k (FY, 2019)
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Products
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
241.6 m (Q3, 2020)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
1.1 b (Q1, 2022)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
43.5 m (FY, 2020)
SKUs Offered
SKUs Offered
3.7 k (FY, 2019)
SKUs Offered
7.2 k (FY, 2019)
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
SKUs Offered
N/A
Stores
Stores
787 (Q3, 2020)
Stores
N/A
Stores
1.4 k (FY, 2018)
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
2 k (Q2, 2021)
Stores
2.8 k (FY, 2019)
Stores
2.3 k (Q2, 2020)
Stores
N/A
Stores
1.9 k (Q3, 2020)
Stores
10.5 k (Q1, 2022)
Stores
1.2 k (Q3, 2021)
Stores (US)
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
1.7 k (FY, 2020)
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
2 k (Q2, 2020)
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A
Stores (US)
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 681.7m
Total funding raised
$ 350m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 549m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 108m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
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BJ's Wholesale Club
HQ
Westborough, US
Employees
27,231↑ 3% increase

BJ's Wholesale Club is a warehouse club operator focused on perishable products, general merchandise, gasoline, and other ancillary services.

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Office Depot
HQ
Boca Raton, US
Employees
37,000↓ 8% decrease

Office Depot (also known as The ODP Corporation) is a provider of business services and supplies, products and technology solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses.

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Aldi UK
HQ
Atherstone, GB

Aldi UK owns and operates supermarkets in the United Kingdom.

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Sam's Club
HQ
Bentonville, US

Sams Club is a leading membership wholesale club, offering superior products and services.

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