This week, Costco launches its newest U.S. warehouse in Kyle, Texas, bringing two dessert giants together.
The "Pie Capital of Texas," a fast-growing hamlet of around 50,000 26 miles south of Austin, can finally compete with Costco's mammoth 4.75-pound Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie, possibly America's most heralded dessert of 2023.
The new 152,000-square-foot Costco near I-35 and Kohlers Crossing will have all of Costco's speciality departments, including a huge pie bakery and world-famous rotisserie chicken restaurant. Costco's 37th Texas store, 585th U.S. shop, and 850th globally.
The growing members-only club plans many more openings this year and beyond. The business announced 27 additional warehouses in fiscal year 2023, including 14 in the U.S., during an earnings call earlier this month.
33 miles northwest of Denver, Costco will launch 150,000-square-foot warehouse six months early. A court dismissed a 2022 lawsuit by a citizen group to stop construction.
Oklahoma's second-largest city's second Costco will open at the northwest corner of 46th Street North and U.S. 169. Costco's website implies a May grand opening.
Costco will establish a new warehouse in Georgetown, Texas, 25 miles north of Austin. The $13 million, 158,000-square-foot Costco near I-35 and Lakeway Drive will open in June.
California has the most Costco stores, 133. It's getting another. By Halloween, a 160,000-square-foot warehouse will open at East Commerce and Arena Boulevard in Natomas, Sacramento.
Last autumn, Tomball, Texas, authorized economic incentives to build a 161,131-square-foot Costco store and 10,000-square-foot fueling station between Business 249 and Holderreith Road.
Late last year, local officials unveiled Costco's second New Orleans-area store on Pinnacle Parkway in Covington, La. Six months after groundbreaking, the 159,000-square-foot warehouse might open.
Costco announced a Mt. Juliet warehouse store opening this month. The Tennessean reports 160,000 square feet of retail space at Legacy Pointe Boulevard and Rutland Drive.