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You Might Not Want To Shop at Costco Online — Here’s Why

By Saundra Latham of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 13: In this brave new world of ecommerce, plenty of stores have tried to make their websites a seamless extension of the bricks-and-mortar shopping experience. But even the biggest Costco fans would probably admit that shopping at Costco.com is nothing like their beloved trips to the warehouse club, and Costco itself has admitted that online retail hasn’t been a focus in the past. That doesn’t mean you should write off Costco’s website, but there are quirks you should know before you buy online. Here are the biggies.  Prices and availability are subject to change. Find more must-read stories on the best Costco producfts and tips with Cheapism Search and Save.

Costco vs. Costco.com

In this brave new world of ecommerce, plenty of stores have tried to make their websites a seamless extension of the bricks-and-mortar shopping experience. But even the biggest Costco fans would probably admit that shopping at Costco.com is nothing like their beloved trips to the warehouse club, and Costco itself has admitted that online retail hasn’t been a focus in the past. That doesn’t mean you should write off Costco’s website, but there are quirks you should know before you buy online. Here are the biggies.

Prices and availability are subject to change.

Find more must-read stories on the best Costco producfts and tips with Cheapism Search and Save.

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