Dillards, Inc. announced July sales increased 8 percent in July to $458.5 million from $425.2 million. Comparable store sales increased 9 percent for the four weeks ended July 30, 2011.

During the four weeks ended July 30, 2011, sales were slightly above the average total Company trend in the Central region, consistent with trend in the Eastern region and below trend in the Western region. Sales in mens apparel and accessories were significantly above trend during the four-week period ended July 30, 2011. Sales in the home and furniture category were significantly below trend.