Membership in Costco becomes digital
The wholesaler has released his digital membership card this week, according to the Instagram publication on Thursday.
Now members will not have to confuse their wallets to find their physical card at the door or at the cashier. Instead, all they need is the CostCom smartphone and app.
Creating a digital membership card takes six steps, according to the merchant's website, starting with downloading the Costco app
The digital membership card can only be used in stores in the US and Canada.
It is currently not accepted at Costco's gas stations, according to a commentary on Instagram.
In fact, the company has even become a popular clothing store. the lack of assembly facilities and showcases, the membership-based chain sells more than $ 7 billion a year in clothing and footwear sales, which is more than clothing dealers such as Old Navy or Ralph Lauren, The Washington Post reported
. ] Although people are turning more to online shopping, most of Costco's business continues to happen in the store, such as clothing sales increase by about 9% each year from 2015 onwards. What helps is that the chain sells brands such as Calvin Klein, Birkenstock and Tommy Hilfiger – and Costco's Kirkland Signature – at lower prices than other stores, The Post reported. Leggate contributed to this report.