MINNEAPOLIS & ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 22, 2005--U.S. Bank
has achieved a milestone in branch banking with the opening of its
2,400th branch in the Schnucks Marketplace store located at 1060 Woods
Mill Plaza in Chesterfield, Mo. The branch was one of 11 in-store
branches that opened in Schnucks locations throughout the St. Louis
metropolitan area on Nov. 7.
U.S. Bank now has 2,411 branches and 4,999 ATMs in 24 states,
making U.S. Bank the fifth-largest branch network in the country. U.S.
Bank also operates the third-largest in-store banking network in the
"This is truly a milestone for U.S. Bank, and it highlights our
commitment to convenience and accessibility for customers across our
retail footprint," said Rick Hartnack, vice chairman of U.S. Bancorp
who leads the U.S. Bank consumer banking division. "Whether at their
local supermarket, in a traditional branch office or at an ATM, our
customers can do business with us more easily due to the breadth of
our retail network."
A large portion of U.S. Bank's branch growth has been in
non-traditional locations, such as in grocery stores, on college
campuses, at major corporate sites, airports, hospitals and storied
venues such as Churchill Downs. All U.S. Bank branches offer a full
suite of services for consumers and businesses, with easy access to a
broad range of financial specialties such as mortgage and merchant
U.S. Bank's 24-state branch footprint includes: Arizona, Arkansas,
California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas,
Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North
Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Washington,
Wisconsin and Wyoming. U.S. Bank also operates national business, such
as credit cards, in all 50 states.
U.S. Bank is part of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). With $207 billion in
assets, U.S. Bancorp is the 6th largest financial holding company in
the United States. The company operates 2,411 banking offices and
4,999 ATMs in 24 states, and provides a comprehensive line of banking,
brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services
products to consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is
home of the Five Star Service Guarantee in which the company pays
customers if certain key banking benefits and services are not met.
Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at usbank.com.
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Steve Dale, 612-303-0784
Teri Charest, 612-303-0732
SOURCE: U.S. Bank