FILE - The Costco Wholesale store in Severn, Maryland, on May 25, 2023. (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images) Costco Wholesale may be known for groceries bought in bulk, but the membership warehouse has items that go beyond the refrigerator or pantry.Costco's sectional sofa featuring a pullout sleeper and storage compartment appears to be the latest product to garner attention from social media users — receiving both praise and controversy.The account @costcohotfinds featured the "brand new model" sleeper sofa on its public page, calling the furniture item "a great deal," according to the now-viral video posted on both TikTok and Instagram.COSTCO ADDS CHURRO BUNDT CAKE FROM SMALL CALIFORNIA WHOLESALE BAKEHOUSE: 'CERTIFIED BANGER'The Coddle Aria Fabric Sleeper Sectional is priced at $999, but if purchased online, the cost increases to $1,249.99 due to "delivery, setup and packaging removal" being included, according to the Costco website.The video reveal of the sofa has received over 14.7 million views on TikTok and 4,191 comments to date.
The Instagram Reel was viewed 27.2 million times, and liked by more than 500,000 users.Commenters quickly offered both positive and negative reviews as some claim to have previously purchased the Costco sofa.One person wrote on Instagram, "ok pause.
I have this exact couch and am sitting it right now. i HATE it! sleeping on river stones would be so much more comfortable than this crap."COSTCO GIFT CARD HACK REPORTEDLY ALLOWS NON-MEMBERS TO SHOP AT WHOLESALE CLUB: 'KNOW THIS SECRET'"I have this same exact couch and it was one of the WORST purchases ever!!!," another Instagram user commented. "The material feels super rough & the cushions don't line up evenly when you pop the foot.