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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST.MX)


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Costco Wholesale Corporation

999 Lake Drive
Issaquah, WA 98027
United States
425-313-8100
http://www.costco.com

SectorServices
IndustryDiscount, Variety Stores
Full Time Employees126,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Jeffrey H. BrotmanCo-Founder and Chairman839.85kN/A75
Mr. W. Craig JelinekChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director882.99kN/A65
Mr. James D. SinegalCo-Founder and DirectorN/AN/A81
Mr. Richard A. GalantiChief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Director863.12kN/A61
Mr. Joseph P. PorteraChief Diversity Officer, Exec. VP and COO of Eastern & Canadian Divisions827.99kN/A65
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in MXN.

Description

Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. It offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The company provides dry and packaged foods, and groceries; snack foods, candies, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio; meat, bakery, deli, and produces; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates gas stations, pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers; and engages in the travel businesses. In addition, the company provides gold star individual and business membership services. As of August 28, 2016, it operated 715 warehouses, including 501 warehouses in the United States, Washington, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; 91 in Canada; 36 in Mexico; 28 in the United Kingdom; 25 in Japan; 12 in Korea; 12 in Taiwan; 8 in Australia; and 2 in Spain. Further, the company sells its products through online. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.

Corporate Governance

Costco Wholesale Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.