Costco Sampling Do’s and Don’ts
Love ‘em or hate ‘em, free samples are so central to Costco’s brand that their return in June 2020 after a pandemic hiatus was newsworthy. Some shoppers no doubt rejoiced. After all, who doesn’t love free food? But it turns out that some samplers (and shoppers) find the process a tad irksome, especially when customers misbehave. On the r/Costco subreddit this week, a Costco sampler aired those grievances and reminded the public of some basic etiquette. The post has since blown up, with other samplers and customers weighing in. To ensure our readers don’t commit any egregious sampling faux pas, we’ve gathered five things that samplers wish customers knew.
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