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Toggle Summary Nordstrom March Same-Store Sales Increase 5.5 Percent
SEATTLE, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $657.3 million for the five-week period ending April 2, 2005, an increase of 6.7 percent compared to sales of $616.3 million for the five-week period ending April 3, 2004.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom to Open at Taubman's Cherry Creek Shopping Center in Denver
SEATTLE, March 22, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), a leading fashion specialty retailer announced it has signed a letter of intent with Taubman Centers Inc. (NYSE: TCO) to open a new Nordstrom store at the 1 million-square-foot Cherry Creek
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Opens at Phipps Plaza
SEATTLE, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom, Inc. opened its 95th full-line store in Atlanta today at Phipps Plaza. Over 400 applauding store employees lined the aisles of the 135,000-square foot store to cheer the first customers through the door.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom February Same-Store Sales Increase 7.0 Percent
SEATTLE, March 3, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $463.2 million for the four-week period ending February 26, 2005, an increase of 8.4 percent compared to sales of $427.4 million for the four-week period ending February 28,
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Announces $500 Million Share Repurchase Program
SEATTLE, Feb 24, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $500 million share repurchase program. The prior $300 million authorization was completed during the fourth quarter of 2004.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Fourth Quarter Earnings Increase 34 Percent
SEATTLE, Feb 15, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $140.0 million, or $1.00 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter ended January 29, 2005. Fourth quarter 2004 net earnings were reduced $4.7 million or $0.03 per share due to a
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom January Same-Store Sales Increase 8.8 Percent
SEATTLE, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $386.2 million for the four-week period ending January 29, 2005, an increase of 8.9 percent compared to sales of $354.7 million for the four-week period ending January 31, 2004.
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Toggle Summary Sixth Grader's Heartfelt Tribute to Coach Wins Nordstrom and Nike Essay Writing Contest
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 26, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ --- St. Andrews High School sixth grader Hannah Speer's glowing tribute to her soccer coach Tony Stevens has won top honors in a Nike and Nordstrom essay writing contest that attracted over 300 entries from around the country.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom December Same-Store Sales Increase 9.3 Percent
SEATTLE, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $1,046.0 million for the five-week period ending January 1, 2005, an increase of 11.7 percent compared to sales of $936.2 million for the five-week period ending January 3, 2004.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom November Same-Store Sales Increase 3.1 Percent
SEATTLE, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $667.6 million for the four-week period ending November 27, 2004, an increase of 6.2 percent compared to sales of $628.4 million for the four-week period ending November 29, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Board Announces Quarterly Dividend and Appoints Phyllis J. Campbell, President and CEO of the Seattle Foundation to the Board of Directors
SEATTLE, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share, payable on December 15, 2004, to shareholders of record on November 30, 2004. (Logo:
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Third Quarter Earnings Increase 71 Percent
SEATTLE, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $77.8 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, for the third quarter ended October 30, 2004, which was ahead of expectations. For the same period last year, net earnings and earnings per diluted share
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Opens at Dadeland Mall
SEATTLE, Nov 12, 2004 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Leading fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom, Inc. opened its 94th full-line store in Miami, Fla. today at Dadeland Mall. Over 400 applauding store employees lined the aisles of the 150,000-square foot store to cheer the first customers through the
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom October Same-Store Sales Increase 11.5 Percent
SEATTLE, Nov 4, 2004 (PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX) -- Nordstrom, Inc. today reported preliminary sales of $511.9 million for the four-week period ending October 30, 2004, an increase of 13.5 percent compared to sales of $451.2 million for the four-week period ending November 1, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom September Same-Store Sales Increase 6.2 Percent
SEATTLE, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $598.4 million for the five-week period ending October 2, 2004, an increase of 7.1 percent compared to sales of $558.9 million for the five-week period ending October 4, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom August Same-Store Sales Increase 7.2 Percent
SEATTLE, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $431.7 million for the four-week period ending August 28, 2004, an increase of 8.2 percent compared to sales of $399.1 million for the four-week period ending August 30, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom to Remain in Salt Lake City in a Brand New Crossroads Plaza Mall
SEATTLE, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced today it signed a letter of intent with Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO), to remain in downtown Salt Lake City as part of a major redesign of Crossroads Plaza Mall. The new Nordstrom store will be approximately
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Announces $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
SEATTLE, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $300 million share repurchase program. In November of 1999, the Board authorized a $150 million share repurchase program of which $82 million remains.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Second Quarter Earnings Increase 62 Percent
Board Approves Quarterly Dividend Increase of 18 Percent SEATTLE, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $106.9 million, or $0.75 per diluted share, for the second quarter ended July 31, 2004, ahead of company guidance of $0.70 to $0.74.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom July Same-Store Sales Increase 6.1 Percent
SEATTLE, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $746.9 million for the four-week period ending July 31, 2004, an increase of 8.9 percent compared to sales of $686.0 million for the four-week period ending August 2, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Reports June Same-Store Sales Increase of 5.7 Percent
SEATTLE, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $707.4 million for the five-week period ending July 3, 2004, an increase of 8.5 percent compared to sales of $652.0 million for the five-week period ending July 5, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Rack Announces Plans to Relocate and Expand Its Downtown Portland Store in 2005
SEATTLE, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to relocate and expand its 19,000 square foot downtown Portland Nordstrom Rack to the ODS Tower on SW 2nd Avenue. The new store will be significantly larger, offering customers 33,698 square feet of brand
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Reports May Same-Store Sales Increase of 9.4 Percent
SEATTLE, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $499.0 million for the four-week period ending May 29, 2004, an increase of 11.7 percent compared to sales of $446.8 million for the four-week period ending May 31, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom to Open a Full-Line Store at Ala Moana Center
SEATTLE, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), announced today it has signed a letter of intent to open an approximately 200,000 square foot store at Ala Moana Center in Honolulu, HI. The three- level store will be located on the Mauka side of the mall on Kapiolani Boulevard
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom to Open First Store in Greater Boston
SEATTLE, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), a leading fashion specialty retailer, announced it has signed a letter of intent with General Growth Properties, Inc. to open its first store in the Greater Boston area at Natick Mall in Natick, Mass.
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