Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Costco to shutter all Massachusetts photo departments except one

Biz Journals

Costco Wholesale will no longer offer on-site photo printing at its West Springfield store and is also shuttering the photo departments at all but one of its other Massachusetts locations.

The move is a snapshot of the times, the club told customers, related to the progression of digital photography and online social media versus the greeting cards and keepsakes many folks used to have printed with photos. Photo departments at some local Costcos will close April 24.

Photo Departments with on-site printing will remain at stores at 75 Freshwater Boulevard in Enfield, Connecticut, and in Dedham, Massachusetts, according to store employees.. . . more