FRESH FOOD DRIVES SALES AT COSTCO

ISSAQUAH, Wash. -- Costco Wholesale Corp. here said last week fresh food continues to be "a great driver" for sales, "and we will continue to try new things to expand our fresh-foods business," Richard Galanti, chief financial officer, pointed out.company overall."We continue to see strength in meat, produce and deli," Galanti said. "Take a little item like rotisserie chicken, which has gone from

ISSAQUAH, Wash. -- Costco Wholesale Corp. here said last week fresh food continues to be "a great driver" for sales, "and we will continue to try new things to expand our fresh-foods business," Richard Galanti, chief financial officer, pointed out.

company overall.

"We continue to see strength in meat, produce and deli," Galanti said. "Take a little item like rotisserie chicken, which has gone from a small item to a $100 million business for us, and we expect to see more of

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