Retail Throwdown: Warehouse Club Edition

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 |  Includes: BJ, COST, WMT
by: RetailSails

Below is a comparison of the 3 major warehouse club operators in the U.S. – Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST), Sam’s Club (owned by Wal-Mart - WMT), and BJ’s Wholesale (NYSE:BJ). Each of these companies ranks in the top 30 largest U.S. retailers by revenue, and warehouse clubs have increasingly become the preferred shopping destination for million of consumers (click to enlarge):

Warehouse Club ComparisonClick to enlarge

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