New Costco Coming To Sarasota
Get ready, Sarasota! A new Costco store is coming to town!
Who doesn’t love to shop at Costco? There will be a new opportunity to do so in Wellen Park on U.S. 41 east of West Villages Parkway.
One of the cool things if you are a Costco member is that you can enjoy reasonably priced gas. This new Sarasota Costco will have a gas station plus a full automotive service center.
Rick Severance is president of Wellen Park. He said, “We are thrilled to welcome Costco to Wellen Park. This is an incredible addition for our residents, as they have been very encouraged about what Costco will provide for them.”
What are your favorite Costco items? Hands down, the thing that makes it most fun for us is the SAMPLES.
They have some items that are only available at Costco that are staples in our household. Their frozen chicken and rice packets, there easy-to-warm up microwave items. All kinds of easy and delicious foods that get us through the week.
Sarasota Costco Boosts The Economy
In addition to more opportunities for shoppers, this new Sarasota Costco will be a boost for the local economy. There will be hundreds of job openings. Whether someone would like to work checkout or manage, there will be a range of positions.
Severance continued, “With all of the development activity in and around Wellen Park, job creation has been a big focus. There are over 500 people now employed in Downtown Wellen and with Costco opening up nearby, there will be hundreds of new job opportunities for our residents.”
will you be shopping at the new Costco in Sarasota?
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