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Costco yesterday.

Massive queues and chaos at Iceland's Costco yesterday

26 May Thursday was a day off in Iceland with many apparently chosing to spend the day visiting the new Costco store in the outskirts of Reykjavik. Huge queues were present throughout the day.

The queue outside Costco shortly after 8 am this morning.

Costco fever hits Iceland with anticipated store opening this morning

23 May A great number of people were gathered outside the new Costco store in Kauptún, Garðabær, a municipality of Reykjavik this morning. See the opening live here.

The litre of petrol at Costco goes for  169,9 Icelandic kronas.

Costco sells the cheapest petrol in Iceland

22 May Costco have begun selling petrol outside their store at Kauptún in Garðabær at 169.9 ISK per litre. This is the cheapest petrol price in Iceland. Costco will open their highly anticipated store tomorrow, Tuesday.

Brett Vigelskas expects huge crowds at the opening of Costco next Tuesday.

Search and Rescue teams employed for Costco's Iceland opening

18 May US based Costco Wholesale is expecting its largest opening ever when it opens a warehouse store in Iceland next week. Search and rescue teams will be at hand for crowd control and to assist store employees. "We expect it to be crazy,"says manager Brett Vigelskas.

TopShop in Kringlan.

TopShop in Iceland closes

17 May The two branches of Top Shop in Iceland will be closing this summer. The Smáralind shopping mall branch closes this month and the one in the Kringlan shopping mall closes in August.

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