Nordstrom, Inc. reported a 7.9 percent increase in same-store sales for the five-week period ended July 2, 2011 compared with the five-week period ended July 3, 2010. Preliminary total retail sales of $927 million for June 2011 increased 12.8 percent compared with total retail sales of $822 million for the same period in fiscal 2010.
|JUNE SALES RESULTS|
||(unaudited; $ in millions)|
|Total Retail Sales||Same-store Sales|
|Number of stores||7/2/11||7/3/10|
|Nordstrom Rack and other||98||79|
|Gross square footage||24,298,000||23,343,000|
|(1)Includes sales made through HauteLook, Nordstromï¿½â¬ï¿½s online private sale subsidiary.|
(2)Nordstrom, formerly referred to as ï¿½â¬ï¿½Multi-channel,ï¿½â¬ï¿½ includes Nordstrom full-line stores and Direct.
Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 116 Nordstrom full-line stores, 95 Nordstrom Rack stores, two Jeffrey boutiques and one clearance store. Nordstrom serves customers through its online presence at Nordstrom.com and through its catalogs. Nordstrom also operates in the online private sale marketplace through its subsidiary HauteLook.