The wait is over. The new Costco Wholesale store has officially opened at 1524 Basie Road in Murfreesboro.

Over 1,000 shoppers poured in to the new facility at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 20 anxiously anticpating the low prices and large quantities of the members-only big-box retailer.

The complex has a massive discounted vehicle fuel station, an upscale vehicle wash, complete line of groceries, wine and beer, clothing, full-service pharmacy and more. You must have a paid membership in order to make purchases, and Costco Wholesale has representatives throughout the area selling different levels with the lowest being $60. 

The company first opened in 1976 under the name of Price Club. Now, Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club operations in eight countries. This location is projected to bring $3 million in sales tax revenue annually to the surrounding community.

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