Scholar sheds light on why Taiwan is over Black Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Costco Taiwan's Black Friday promotions kicked off on Monday (Nov. 25) and ended on Sunday (Dec. 1), but reports from the past week show that this year's event was...

Costco Taiwan kicks off Black Friday on Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Costco kicked off its third annual Black Friday event in Taiwan at all 13 of its branches in the country on Monday (Nov. 25). Inspired by Black Friday, the traditional ...

Taiwan's I-Mei cites tests as confirming quality of fresh milk

Citing the result of its laboratory tests, Taiwanese food and beverage manufacturer I-Mei Foods Co. on Monday reassured the public about the quality of its fresh milk, after customers at a local retai...

Costco Taiwan apologizes for selling spicy hotpot one year past expiration date

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - United States-based retailer Costco apologized Thursday for selling frozen spicy hotpot more than one year past its sell-by date due to a packaging error. The problem origina...

Taiwanese clamber for Black Friday deals at Costco Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese waited in line with eager anticipation at Costcos across Taiwan as the membership-only, warehouse club holds its second annual Black Friday sale in Taiwan starting at...

Costco removes Taiwan flag from website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States retailer Costco has removed the Taiwanese flag from its website and replaced it with the name “Taiwan,” reports said Tuesday, naming the incident...

Costco Taiwan offering Häagen-Dazs ice cream special until June 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese shoppers are queuing up to take advantage of Costco's limited time special prices for Häagen-Dazs ice cream, which run until June 10, reported Apple Daily. ...

Chinese netizen demands Costco apologize for 2016 apology letter calling Taiwan a country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Costco prepares to set up shop in China, a Chinese netizen is demanding that the company formally apologize for an apology letter referring to Taiwan as a country it sent to...

Costco Taiwan announces first-ever closure for Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Costco Taiwan, famous for its slogan "open all year round," in an announcement captured on social media revealed that the membership-only warehouse club will tak...

Customers flood Costco for buy one get one free TV sale on Black Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Black Friday sale at Costco included a 'buy one get one free' offer on certain TV models as announced by the company on the first day of the 3-day sale period. ...

Three days of Black Friday sales at Costco Taiwan to end early

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Costco Taiwan said on Friday (Nov. 24) that the Black Friday shopping event will end sooner than originally planned three-day event, because most of the special promotion...

Taiwanese netizens leak Costco Black Friday deals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Within hours of Costco Taiwan's first-ever Black Friday sale this morning (Nov. 24) in Taiwan, many netizens have eagerly rushed to the 13 branches of the membership-only w...

Costco Taiwan Black Friday special starts today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Costco Taiwan today (Nov. 24) launched a promotion to coincide with Black Friday in the U.S. called "Black Buying Festival" (黑色購物節), which will run from Nov. 24 - 26 ...

Costco to bring Black Friday to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- This year Costco Taiwan will launch a promotion to coincide with Black Friday in the U.S. called "Black Buying Festival" (黑色購物節), which will run from Nov. 24 - 26 at ...

Ready for the next Taiwan Costco frenzy? Japanese and Korean goodies are coming soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After the huge success of I-Mei milk tea in Taiwan and I-Mei Puffs in Japan, Costco's Asia Pacific Senior Vice President Richard Chang (張嗣漢) has established an Asian commod...