\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nCostco Breaks Ground in Maine: Scarborough Welcomes Its First Warehouse Wonderland! The wait is finally over! After what feels like an eternity, Maine is about to get its first taste of the Costco magic. Get ready to trade your lobster traps for shopping carts as the retail giant opens its doors in Scarborough this Friday.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nREAD: \u201cFortnite\u2019s \u2018Snitch Mode\u2019: Reporting Inappropriate Voice Chats Just Got Easier!\u201d\r\n\r\nCostco's Grand Debut in Scarborough: A Shopper's Paradise Unveiled\r\nIn a whopping 152,000-square-foot space nestled in the Scarborough Downs development at 455 Scarborough Downs Road, Costco is set to make a grand entrance. Warehouse Manager Brandon Hemenway can barely contain his excitement, exclaiming,\r\n\r\n"We are thrilled to be bringing Costco\u2019s low warehouse prices to the residents of Scarborough. They've been waving the Costco flag for ages, and we're here to answer the call. Brace yourselves, Scarborough, for the era of bulk bargains!"\r\nScarborough's Retail Landscape Transformed as Costco Opens Its Doors\r\nThe Scarborough Costco promises to be more than just a shopping haven; it's a community contributor. Hemenway adds, "We've already made a dent in the local job market, and we're not stopping there. From the freshest produce to the finest wines, we aim to be Scarborough's one-stop-shop for everything and anything."\r\nThe Aisles of Awesomeness\r\nThis colossal warehouse is not your average grocery store. It's a retail wonderland featuring a gas station (because who doesn't love a one-stop fuel-up?), a bakery that's fresher than your aunt's latest bread recipe, a meat section that'll make your barbecue dreams come true, and a produce area that's basically a salad lover's paradise.\r\n\r\nBut wait, there's more! The deli offers rotisserie chicken that's so succulent it practically sings, while the optical department boasts an independent Doctor of Optometry (because even your eyes deserve VIP treatment). Need medicine for the post-shopping spree headache? Fear not, for there's a pharmacy in the house.\r\nFrom Lobster Traps to Bulk Buys: The Arrival of Costco in Maine\r\nAnd for those who believe in the saying, "Four wheels move the body, two wheels move the soul," there's a tire center to keep you rolling. Don't forget to stop by the hearing aid center; you might just hear the sweet sound of incredible savings.\r\n\r\nFor the epicureans and beer enthusiasts, the food court and the beer and fine wine section are calling your name. It's like a carnival for your taste buds!\r\nMaine's Milestone Moment\r\nResidents are buzzing with excitement. One Scarborough local, who apparently appreciates both good prices and good treatment, shared her enthusiasm with CBS13, "Well, I lived in California, and Costco was great. It\u2019s great.\r\n\r\nYou get great prices, and they treat you good. I think the people that live in Scarborough Downs will love it; they don\u2019t have to go too far. And the rest of us will go check it out, and it will be fine."\r\nMaine Milestone: Scarborough Welcomes Costco, Changing the Shopping Game\r\nUntil now, Mainers had to embark on a Costco pilgrimage to Danvers, Massachusetts, or Nashua, New Hampshire. But the days of road trips for bulk buys are over! The Scarborough location marks a milestone as the first-ever Costco in Maine, the 596th in the U.S., and the 867th worldwide.\r\n\r\nSo, Scarborough, prepare your shopping lists, stretch those shopping muscles, and get ready to dive into the world of Costco wonders. The retail game in Maine is about to get a serious upgrade!