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• PriceSmart, which operates warehouse club stores in Central America and the Caribbean, said that its August sales were up 31.1 percent to $99 million, from $75.5 million during the same period a year ago, on same-store sales that were up 19.4 percent.

Annual sales for the company were up 26.3 percent to $1.09 billion from $869.1 million in the same period last year, with same-store sales up 20.1 percent.

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