Costco Wholesale has struck a deal with a unit of Internet retail giant Alibaba Group to open an online store serving customers in mainland China, its first dip into that burgeoning market.
A Cutler, Calif., packing company is voluntarily recalling fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots from retailers, including Costco and Sam’s Club in Billings, after one of their facilities tested positive for listeria.
For the second time in a month, a pickle-themed sandwich shop has returned to Billings.
Some people seem to be destined for entrepreneurship. Tim Dodge, vice president of operations for Clearfly Communications, has been through three business startups over the past 16 years.
Chips? Check. Dip, beer, buffalo wings, pizza, nachos with cheese and chocolate brownies? Check.
A prime commercial location on Grand Avenue in Billings has been sold to a group of investors, but there is no word yet on what business will be moving in.
Black Friday, the crazed shopping day after Thanksgiving, has a new name this year.
A friend who moved from Billings to the Bozeman area a few years ago says one advantage of living in the Gallatin Valley, besides being so close to some pretty good skiing, is a tantalizing variety of grocery stores where he feels like a kid in a candy store.
If his career works out as planned, teenage businessman Tommy Marts will never sing any lyrics to “Take This Job and Shove It.”
About 280 customers, primarily commercial businesses on the West End, lost electricty on Friday afternoon.
LEWISTOWN -- Consider the doorless entryway to Costco's massive walk-in refrigerator. It's wide enough to pass two mega-sized carts through, tall enough to accommodate a 10-foot forklift.
My second Thanksgiving away from home, my brother and I had moved to Seattle, Wash., to work for Costco Wholesale.
Alex Tommerup opened AT Architecture Inc., in the Heights in 2002 and seven years later decided to open a second office in Williston, N.D., to take advantage of the Bakken oil boom.
Local businesses are stepping up to help with the flood recovery effort.
Crews from Billings Fire Station No. 5 were able to make one mother duck’s day on Sunday after rescuing her 11 ducklings from a storm drain.
The price of bread is going up.
Sue Anderson of Edward Jones is hosting a continuing education seminar for CPAs at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 10, at her office at 1525 14th St. W. For more information, contact Anderson at 254-0618.
On a recent frozen Friday, longtime Costco member Barbara Stewart of Crow Agency plopped down $40 for a membership to Sam’s Club. She was willing to double up on dues to see what selection and savings Sam’s Club will offer when Wal-Mart’s wholesale discount store opens in Billings Jan. 21.
Who will prosper — Costco or Sam’s Club — and what will happen to other Billings retailers when these two wholesale giants compete directly next month?