All Nordstrom articles

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    US retailers and brands offer support to protests

    2020-06-02T14:31:00Z

    Some US retail chains have sustained damage and had goods stolen amid protests against police violence against black people, but many have released statements supporting the protestors.

  • Nordstrom is to start selling secondhand clothes
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    Nordstrom launches second-hand clothing range in flagship store

    2020-01-30T07:33:00Z

    US department store group Nordstrom is to sell used clothes in its New York flagship store and online to tap into consumer demand for second-hand goods as shopping habits change.

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    Nordstrom unveils ‘new concept’ New York department store

    2019-10-28T13:17:00Z

    Nordstrom has opened a womenswear and children’s clothing flagship store in New York City – opposite its menswear store, which opened in April 2018 – that brings the “unique Nordstrom offering to life”.

  • Nordstrom has suffered a steep drop in fourth quarter profits after heavy discounting took its toll on the US retailer’s bottom line.
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    Nordstrom fourth-quarter profits dented following heavy discounting

    2016-02-22T10:52:00Z

    Nordstrom has suffered a steep drop in fourth-quarter profits after heavy discounting took its toll on the US retailer’s bottom line.

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    Retail Diary: Nordstrom’s height of fashion and research not to be sniffed at

    2015-08-14T12:16:00Z

    Nordstom shows it’s at the height of fashion, Original Factory Shop sniffs out new research and Majestic shoppers form a long line for wine.

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    Missguided reports £5.5m profits as it launches concession in Nordstrom

    2015-04-08T13:33:00Z

    Missguided has reported full-year profits of £5.5m and has launched its first ever physical concession in US retailer Nordstrom.

  • Nordstrom is using eBay's tech for its new interactive windows
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    Nordstrom taps into eBay's technology to trial touchscreen mirrors

    2014-11-26T16:59:00Z

    Nordstrom is to trial full-length interactive mirrors that provide customers with information about the products they are trying on.

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    Campaign of the week: Nordstrom's catalogue starring disabled models

    2014-07-31T14:39:00Z

    Nordstrom has made headlines for bucking the industry norm by rolling out a classy catalogue starring disabled models that puts some other retailers to shame.

  • Topshop is extending its partnership with US retailer Nordstrom, as it plans to more than double the number of departments the UK fashion retailer has in its stores.
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    Topshop to more than double its presence in Nordstrom stores

    2013-08-27T17:11:00Z

    Topshop is extending its partnership with US retailer Nordstrom, as it plans to more than double the number of concessions it has in its stores.

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    Nordstrom finalises plans to set up shop in Canada

    2012-07-25T10:08:00Z

    Department store group Nordstrom is finalising plans to set up shop in Canada. It is thought to have four locations in the pipeline to be converted from soon-to-be-vacant Sears Canada stores in Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa and Toronto. Nordstrom is also believed to be keen to take over the Sears flagship ...

  • Nordstrom has 231 stores in 31 US states
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    At a glance: US retailer Nordstrom

    2012-07-13T15:42:00Z

    As Topshop reveals a deal with Nordstrom to open Topshop and Topman departments in the retailer’s stores, we take a look at the US giant.

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    Arcadia tycoon Green ties up Topshop deal with US retailer Nordstrom

    2012-07-13T00:30:00Z

    Arcadia boss Sir Philip Green has struck an agreement to open Topshop and Topman departments in legendary US retailer Nordstrom’s department stores.

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    Nordstrom purchases online clothing brand

    2012-04-18T16:49:00Z

    Upmarket department store group Nordstrom has purchased Bonobos, an online brand that sells custom-fit men’s clothing, at a reported cost of $16.4m (£10.3m). In addition to the funding, Nordstrom will sell Bonobos clothing at some of its stores and on its website. The deal with Nordstrom marks the first time ...

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    Nordstrom posts net profit increase

    2012-02-24T07:00:00Z

    Department store group Nordstrom posted a 1.7% increase in net profit to $236m (£147m) for its fourth quarter ended January 28. Net sales rose 12.5% to $3.17bin (£1.97bn) and rose 7.1% on a like-for-like basis. Online sales soared 35% during the quarter. Top-performing categories included handbags, designer and cosmetics. For ...

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    Nordstrom to invest £229m in technology

    2011-09-01T14:14:00Z

    Nordstrom will spend $375m (£229m) or 15% of its planned capital expenditure on improving its technology up to 2016. The money will be primarily used for ecommerce. Chief financial officer Michael Koppel said: “Unlike investments in store expansion, investments to improve ecommerce tend to impact the profit and loss numbers ...

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    Nordstrom Q2 earnings rocket 38.6%

    2010-08-18T16:00:00Z

    Department store chain Nordstrom has reported that its net earnings in the second quarter rocketed 38.6% to $146m (£93.5m). Sales rose 12.7% to $2.42bn (£1.55bn) while like-for-likes increased 8.4%. Multichannel like-for-likes were up 9.9%. Meanwhile, like-for-likes rose 8.2% at full-line stores and 34.1% in Nordstrom’s Direct channel. Nordstrom Rack reported ...

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    Nordstrom like-for-likes up 12% in Q1

    2010-05-19T15:07:00Z

    Nordstrom has reported that net income rose 43.8% to $116m (£80.5m) for the first quarter ended May 1. Total sales rose 16.7% to $1.99bn (£1.38bn) while like-for-likes were up 12%. Multichannel like-for-likes increased 13.7% while full-line like-for-likes rose 11.7% and direct sales were up 38.7%. Nordstrom Rack like-for-likes rose 1.9%. ...

  • Nordstrom woos UK shoppers with web access
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    Nordstrom woos UK shoppers with web access

    2009-11-13T00:00:00Z

    US luxury department store operator Nordstrom has opened up its website to UK shoppers.

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    Nordstrom gets scientific with sizing distributions

    2009-07-29T08:58:00Z

    US department store retailer Nordstrom is to introduce an Oracle Retail application to improve the size distribution of clothing in its stores.

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    Nordstrom prepares to make New York debut

    2007-09-19T15:47:59.623Z

    Upmarket US department store chain Nordstrom is reported to be in talks to open its first shop in New York. The Seattle-based retailer, which generated US$8.6 billion ( 4.3 billion) in sales last year and operates 155 stores in 27 states, is believed to be in negotiations for a unit ...