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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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Toggle Summary Nordstrom First Quarter Earnings Increase 153 Percent
SEATTLE, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $68.7 million, or $0.48 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2004, which ended May 1, 2004. For the same period last year, net earnings and earnings per diluted share were $27.2 million and
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Board Announces Quarterly Dividend
SEATTLE, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc.'s (NYSE: JWN) board of directors announced that it has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share, payable on June 15, 2004, to shareholders of record on May 28, 2004. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20001011/NORDLOGO )
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom April Same-Store Sales Increase 10 Percent
SEATTLE, May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $491.7 million for the four-week period ending May 1, 2004, an increase of 12.4 percent compared to sales of $437.5 million for the four-week period ending May 3, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom March Same-Store Sales Increase 15.9 Percent
SEATTLE, Apr 8, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $620.8 million for the five-week period ending April 3, 2004, an increase of 19.8 percent compared to sales of $518.2 million for the five-week period ending April 5, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Announces Plans to Open at the Gardens Mall
SEATTLE, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), a leading fashion specialty retailer, announced it has signed a letter of intent with The Forbes Company to open a new store at The Gardens Mall in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Opens at SouthPark Mall
SEATTLE, March 12 -- Leading fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom, Inc. opened its 93rd full-line store in Charlotte, N.C. today at SouthPark Mall. Over 350 applauding store employees lined the aisles of the 144,000-square foot store to cheer the first customers through the door.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom February Same-Store Sales Increase 14.1 Percent
SEATTLE, Mar 4, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $431.3 million for the 28-day period ending February 28, 2004, an increase of 11.8 percent compared to sales of $385.8 million for the 29-day period ending March 1, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Board Announces of Quarterly Dividend
SEATTLE, Feb 24, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc.'s (NYSE: JWN) board of directors announced that it has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share, payable on March 15, 2004, to shareholders of record on February 27, 2004.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Fourth Quarter Earnings Increase 74 Percent
SEATTLE, Feb 19, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $104.3 million, or $0.74 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2003, which ended January 31, 2004. For the same period last year, net earnings and earnings per diluted share
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom January Same-Store Sales Increase 8.7%
SEATTLE, Feb 5, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $355.3 million for the four-week period ending January 31, 2004, an increase of 13.5 percent compared to sales of $313.2 million for the four-week period ending February 1,
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Celebrates Black History Month
Nordstrom Celebrates Launch of Exhibit With Special Appearance From Three Local Artists SEATTLE, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHO: In celebration of Black History Month, Nordstrom in downtown Spokane will showcase the work of three local artists in a premiere exhibit.
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Toggle Summary 'Love Now' Exhibit at Nordstrom Celebrates Black History Month
Nordstrom invites customers to experience photographers' interpretation of love through their talented and thought-provoking perspectives. SEATTLE, Jan 19, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- In celebration of Black History Month, Nordstrom will showcase the work of renowned and up and coming
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom is Coming to Phipps Plaza
SEATTLE, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc., a leading fashion specialty retailer, (NYSE: JWN) and Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), announced that they have signed a letter of intent to open at Phipps Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia. Nordstrom will take over space previously
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom December Same-Store Sales Increase 9.1%
SEATTLE, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $941.8 million for the five-week period ending January 3, 2004, an increase of 12.2 percent compared to sales of $839.2 million for the five-week period ending January 4, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Still Can't Decide? Nordstrom Gift Cards Make the Perfect Holiday Gift
Nordstrom Gift Cards Have No Expiration Date and No Usage or Monthly Maintenance Fees SEATTLE, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom offers gift cards that are a sure fit for friends and family this holiday season. Customers may purchase gift cards by phone, online, and at any Nordstrom store
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Reports November Same-Store Sales Increase of 7.4%
SEATTLE, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $631.9 million for the four-week period ending November 29, 2003, an increase of 10.2 percent compared to sales of $573.6 million for the four-week period ending November 30, 2002.
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Toggle Summary Introducing the Nordstrom Friends and Family Cookbook
A Tasteful Gift for the Holidays SEATTLE, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom Friends and Family Cookbook (Chronicle, $24.95) by executive chef Michael Northern sets the table with favorite dishes that are sure to satisfy. Inside are bold starters, salads and soups that whet the appetite.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Announces 144 Filing
SEATTLE, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced today that it has been informed that the Elmer and Katharine Nordstrom Family Interests, Limited Partnership is filing a Rule 144 notice with the Securities and Exchange Commission stating its intention to sell up to
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Third Quarter Earnings Increase 147 Percent
SEATTLE, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported net earnings of $45.5 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2003, which ended November 1, 2003. For the same period last year, net earnings and earnings per diluted share were $18.4 million
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Board Announces Increase of Quarterly Dividend and Resignation of Board Member
SEATTLE, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc.'s (NYSE: JWN) board of directors announced today that it has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share, an increase of $0.01 per share from prior quarters, payable on December 15, 2003, to shareholders of record on November 28, 2003.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Opens at the Mall at Wellington Green
WELLINGTON, Fla., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Leading fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom, Inc. opened its 92nd full-line store in Wellington, FL today at The Mall at Wellington Green. Over 200 applauding store employees lined the aisles of the 124,000-square foot store to cheer the first
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Toggle Summary 'Tis the Season at Nordstrom
Nordstrom Continues Tradition of Unveiling Holiday Decor the Day After Thanksgiving SEATTLE, Nov 11, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- In keeping with an over 100 year tradition, Nordstrom will wait to unveil its holiday decorations until the day after Thanksgiving.
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Toggle Summary Nordstrom Reports October Same-Store Sales Increase of 3.5%
SEATTLE, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today reported preliminary sales of $454.4 million for the four-week period ending November 1, 2003, an increase of 6.7 percent compared to sales of $425.8 million for the four-week period ending November 2, 2002.
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