Costco Wholesale Corp http://wwno.org en Costco to Build Store in New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/costco-build-store-new-orleans <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) &mdash; Costco Wholesale Corp. will build its first <font color="red">Louisiana</font> store in New Orleans.</p><p>The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/JRh3Mb) the big-box warehouse store will be in the Carrollton area off the city just off Interstate 10.</p><p>Costco intends to invest more than $40 million in a membership-only facility on the site of the former Carrollton Shopping Center across from Xavier University.</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 15:13:42 +0000 The Associated Press 11328 at http://wwno.org