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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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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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