Natick, Mass.-based BJ's Wholesale Club has posted sales for June up 14.9% to US$584m from US$508m in June 2001. Comparable club sales rose 4.1% for the month and have increased by 3.9% in the year-to-date. BJ's president and CEO Jack Nugent said: "BJ's June sales performance reflects strong sales in many seasonal categories such as air conditioners, lawn and garden products, and grills."