Graduation has never
tasted so sweet
CAPS, GOWNS AND celebrations are in
store for 2013 graduates and their families.
Members will be happy to know they can
commemorate this milestone with a visit to
New this year is a six-pack of Kirkland
Signature™ graduation cupcakes. The cupcakes, available in chocolate or white cake, are
topped with buttercream frosting, rainbow
confetti sprinkles and a decorative, white-chocolate medallion. No special ordering or
refrigeration is required: These sweets are
packaged and ready to go.
For a more personalized dessert option,
special-order a Kirkland Signature sheet cake.
These cakes can be frosted with a custom message and school colors. Bakery employees
know local graduation dates and school colors,
so if you don’t have this information, just ask.
Every graduation sheet cake is topped with
a Belgian chocolate graduation cap. The cake
includes 2 pounds of mousse filling and more
than 3 pounds of icing and decorations. One
cake can serve up to 48 people, making this an
economical choice for sizable celebrations.
Ordering a graduation cake is simple.
• Visit the Special Order Cake kiosk at
your local Costco bakery, and complete the
Sheet Cake Order Form.
“We take an average of 40 cake orders
per location on a typical Saturday and
increase to 250 orders on Saturdays during
graduation season,” says Melanie Silva,
Costco bakery buyer. Bakery employees
work hard during graduation season to keep
up with demand. Melanie explains, “All spe-
cial-order sheet cakes are made fresh on the
date of pickup.”
Sheet cakes require refrigeration, but
they do freeze well if you need to pick up the
cake early or save leftovers—if there are
Grab a bag and clean up this summer.
Use it to balance pH levels in the
pool and get crystal-clear water.
Clean patio and lawn furniture
without harsh chemicals.
Use it to loosen burned-on foods
for a sparkling clean grill.
Add it to the wash for
One bag. Countless uses.
WAREHOUSE ONLY | AVAILABLE NOW
MAY 2013 ;e Costco Connection 55