Living in the Windy City of Hsinchu but not seeing your volume discounts? Valleying in Taiwan’s Silicon Valley but without your double-size box of Cheerios? Well…fear not! Costco will open a new location in Hsinchu on Thursday July 9th. Here's all the details about the new Hsinchu store, as well as a translation of the Costco press release..
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Costco's Taiwan Store Opens July 9th
Owing to Hsinchu City’s high capacity for consumption Costco will open a new store in Hsinchu City. This is Costco's 6th Taiwan store on July 9th. Costco Hsinchu's goal is to bring the people and high-tech professionals of Hsinchu a new shopping experience.
On the morning of July 9th Costco will offer the 1st 6,000 members or purchasers of new memberships a free Continental breakfast. On the 10th and 11th, the 1st 6,000 members or new members who come can get one free carton of eggs.
Even though there are already many warehouse stores in Hsinchu, Costco believes its unique membership system and distinguished products will be very well received, especially among Hsinchu City’s many high-tech professionals. Not only do we offer products loved by our members, such as USDA Choice beef and Free-Range Chicken, Costco will offer many other special products. From Austrian Silhouette glasses to high-quality home theater equipment, Costco always strives to give members pleasant shopping surprises and great value.
Manager Lee Bou Mung 李伯孟 said that the Costco Hsinchu store is 4,100 pings. Costco Hsinchu's size puts it among the 6 largest warehouse stores in Taiwan. Wide aisles and bright windows will make have been designed to make shoppers feel comfortable. Costco Hsinchu's walk-in cooler meets the most rigorous standards keeping frozen foods fresh. Our Automotive Center, Pharmacy, Optical Store and Food Court set Costco, Hsinchu apart from every other warehouse store. Our Photo Processing Center’s also offers a unique an online service, a first in Taiwan! Members can order online and pick up their pictures at the warehouse. At Costco Hsinchu you can buy high-quality great value brand names and products, such as Acai health foods, Kirkland Signature, imported American bagels, the latest in consumer electronics, 8-foot surfboards, Bush shoes, wines from around Europe and the world and countless imported spices, all designed and carefully chosen to satisfy the needs of people in Hsinchu.