|Corporate Name||Costco Wholesale Corp.|
|Sector||Discount & Variety Stores|
|Primary SIC Code||5399 – Miscellaneous General Merchandise Stores|
|Primary NAICS Code||452910 – Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters|
|Fiscal Year Ended||August 28, 2016|
Costco Wholesale is a membership warehouse club operator offering a large selection of products in a range of categories including dry, fresh, and packaged foods, cleaning and institutional supplies, appliances, electronics, furniture, apparel and jewelry, as well as gas stations, pharmacies and food courts. As of Feb 12, 2017, Costco operated 727 warehouses including 508 in 44 states, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, 94 in Canada, 36 in Mexico, 28 in the UK, 25 in Japan, 13 in South Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 8 in Australia and 2 in Spain, in addition to ecommerce websites in the US, Canada, UK, Mexico, Korea and Taiwan.