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Anyone know how Costco decides where to put one of their stores? It's not the Burger King model of putting one somewhere near a Sam's Club because I'm in the Hudson Valley, NY and we've got a Sam's Club but no Costco anywhere nearby. With the consistent influx of new former-NYC residents moving to the area I'd think we'd be prime for a new supercenter. But what do I know?

I'm sure many factors go into it, but I think demographics is the key. They target prosperous people as members, so an area where the people are well off has an edge. A good location near highways seems very important too.

If you have someplace that looks good to you, they solicit suggestions on their web site!

https://customerservice.costco.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/1...
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