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• Costco Wholesale reported June sales of $714 billion, up 12 percent from the same month a year ago, on same-store sales that were up nine percent in US stores and 11 percent in the company’s international stores.

• Family Dollar stores said that its June sales rose 10.7 percent to $715 million, with same-store sales up eight percent.

• BJ’s Wholesale Club reported that its June sales were up 1 percent to $1 billion, with food sales up 11 percent for the month and same-store sales showing a 16.5 percent increase.

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