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09/15/14Macy’s, Inc. Outlines New Developments in Omnichannel Strategy and Technology
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s to help launch Apple Pay; same-day delivery to be piloted in fall 2014; new POS technology and customer service enhancements in testing; new apps, web functionality and mobile wallet launched; RFID being expanded to fashion categories CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 15, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today outlined its latest advancements in omnichannel strategy and technology as the company continues to add new dimen... 
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09/11/14Macy’s Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Macy’s brings together Jasmine Villegas, Julie Sariñana and Kika Rocha at seven stores nationwide for inspiring discussions on culture and fashion influence NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 11, 2014-- This fall, in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy’s (NYSE:M) honors Latin-American women Jasmine Villegas, Julie Sariñana and Kika Rocha, who have each influenced and shaped American popular culture via their fashion, beauty and lifestyle... 
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09/08/14Ryan Seacrest Distinction Launches Exclusively at Macy’s
New men’s collection by Ryan Seacrest makes impeccable styling easy through Style Made Smart™ color matching system NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2014-- Today, Ryan Seacrest launches his new tailored men’s clothing collection – Ryan Seacrest Distinction – exclusively at 150 Macy’s stores nationwide and on macys.com. The sophisticated line includes suit separates, shirts, ties and accessories – all designed to mix and match through the inn... 
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09/03/14Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” Campaign Raises $3.4 Million
Macy’s gives back to March of Dimes and local charities through annual shopping event MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2014-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) announced today that it has raised $3.4 million for the March of Dimes and various charitable organizations across the country as a result of the generous participation of customers nationwide in its 2014 Shop For A Cause event. Now in its ninth year, Shop For A Cause is a unique, one-day-only ... 
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08/25/14Fashion Rocks® at Macy’s This Fall
Fashion Rocks takes center stage at Macy’s stores nationwide as the retailer partners with the acclaimed fashion and music spectacle to bring the glitz and glamour of the runway to Main Streets across America this fall season NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2014-- This September, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is set to rock the runway and kick fall style into overdrive bringing high-fashion’s glitz and glamour to Main Streets across America, as ... 
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08/22/14Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2014-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 31.25 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable October 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2014. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2013 sales of $27.931 billion. The com... 
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08/20/14Macy’s Reaches Agreement with New York State Attorney General on Racial Profiling Allegations
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today issued the following statement: “Macy's has reached resolution with the New York State Office of the Attorney General related to allegations of racial profiling in our stores in New York. We also have settled in principle various lawsuits related to these allegations. "To be clear, our company's policies strictly prohibit any form of discrimination or racial pro... 
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08/18/14Macy’s Hosts Ninth Annual “Shop For A Cause” on Saturday, August 23 and Customers Save Storewide
Macy’s offers customers a one-day 25 percent discount with a $5 donation to March of Dimes or thousands of other participating local charities MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2014-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) invites customers to participate in its ninth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity event on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. Macy’s Shop For A Cause is a unique, one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities’ fundraising efforts. Sin... 
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08/13/14Macy’s, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 80 Cents Per Diluted Share, an Increase of 11 Percent
4 percent increase in Q2 comparable sales together with comparable sales of departments licensed to third parties; comparable sales increase is 3.4 percent CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 80 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2014, ended Aug. 2, 2014. This represents an increase of 11 percent in earnings per diluted share from 72 cents in the second quarter of 2013. ... 
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08/06/14Macy’s, Inc. To Report Second Quarter Results On August 13
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) is scheduled to report its second quarter 2014 sales and earnings before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. The company will webcast a call with financial analysts and investors that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. Macy’s, Inc.’s webcast is accessible to the media and general public via the company's Web site at www.macysinc.com. Analysts and investors may... 
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08/05/14Macy’s “Weddings with Clinton Kelly” Campaign Offers New Resources for Brides-To-Be
As “Wedding’s Best Man” for Macy’s, Clinton Kelly lends his lifestyle expertise to help with everything wedding, from building the perfect registry to getting aisle ready One lucky couple will win a $10,000 registry to build their dream home, complete with a VIP shopping experience with Kelly in New York City NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2014-- Macy’s today announced a new campaign, “Weddings with Clinton Kelly,” providing a trea... 
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07/31/14“Be True to Your School” for the Chance to Win Big With Macy’s $50,000 All-School Lip Dub Challenge
Macy’s celebrates back-to-school with fun contests and events, including lip dub video challenge and college shopping parties NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2014-- Beyond great fashion for back-to-school, Macy’s is giving students a reason to cheer with exciting events and contests kicking off this season. Beginning in September, schools across the country can submit a one-take lip-dub video, performed to a remix of the classic hit “Be True ... 
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07/24/14Cody Simpson Joins American Rag “ALL ACCESS” Campaign
Multi-talented performer Cody Simpson to give fans “ALL ACCESS” through videos, in-store performances, sweepstakes to win a private meet-and-greet, and much more NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2014-- Pop singing sensation Cody Simpson was announced today as the latest artist to join the American Rag “ALL ACCESS” campaign kicking off July 28 and continuing through November. American Rag, available only at Macy’s, launched the program in Fe... 
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07/23/14Macy’s, Inc. Reports New Steps to Enhance Sustainability
Actions include installation of additional electric vehicle charging stations, continued rollout of LED lighting and solar, and new efforts to reduce packaging waste CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 23, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported a series of new initiatives in its multi-year strategic program to enhance environmental sustainability. They are consistent with the company’s sustainability principles first adopted in 2008 and imp... 
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07/16/14Macy’s Offers the Best in Style and Savings This Back-to-School Season
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 16, 2014-- Macy’s is gearing up for the 2014 back-to-school season with the latest trends and incredible promotions, all in time to have school-goers prepped, packed and looking smart as school begins this fall. Shop Macy's for the best in style and savings this Back-to-School season; American Rag Maxi Dress $49.50 (Photo: Business Wire) “As the shopping destination for moms, kids and college students, Macy’s ... 
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06/25/14From Peru and London and Now to the Big Apple, Paddington Joins the Line-up of the 88th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
The Weinstein Company’s Paddington Will Take to the Skies over Manhattan as a New Giant Helium Balloon in the Annual Holiday Entertainment Spectacle Happy Birthday Paddington! Welcome to the Parade! NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2014-- What a birthday gift! In celebration of his birthday today and in anticipation of his feature film debut this Christmas, Macy’s (NYSE:M) and The Weinstein Company are proud to announce that Padding... 
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06/23/14Starbucks Executive, Annie Young-Scrivner, Joins Macy’s, Inc. Board of Directors
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 23, 2014-- Annie Young-Scrivner, executive vice president of Starbucks Coffee Company and president of its Teavana business, has been elected to the Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) board of directors, effective today. “Annie Young-Scrivner is an extraordinarily talented executive and business leader with an impressive track record of success in marketing, brand-building and innovation on a regional, national and internatio... 
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06/12/14Macy’s Stores Nationwide to Broadcast National Anthem in Salute of Flag Day Celebration for the 200th Anniversary of “The Star Spangled Banner”
800 Stores to Play National Anthem on Flag Day with Special In-Store Events in New York City, Chicago, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 12, 2014-- On Saturday, June 14, Macy’s will join the Smithsonian’s National Museum in celebrating the 200th anniversary of “The Star Spangled Banner” with an all-star salute to the red, white and blue at all full-line stores. This Flag Day, all Macy’s stores from coast-to-coast ... 
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06/11/14Curtains Up: Macy’s Brings Back “Yes, Virginia the Musical,” Offering $100,000 in Grants for School Productions
Beginning today, schools nationwide can apply to receive a $1,000 grant to stage the holiday musical as part of Macy’s “Believe” campaign NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2014-- Today, Macy’s announces the return of “Yes, Virginia The Musical” for the 2014 holiday season. Now in its third year, the school program is part of Macy’s annual holiday “Believe” campaign, inspiring elementary and middle schools nationwide to perform the original producti... 
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06/10/14The 38th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® Light Up Independence Day with the Nation’s Largest Pyrotechnic Display
Macy’s Multi-Dimensional, Pyro-Kinetic Spectacle Will Be Launched from the World-Famous Brooklyn Bridge and from Barges on the Lower East River in New York City - In celebration of the 200th Anniversary of “The Star Spangled Banner” a spectacular new recording of the anthem performed by Broadway Superstar Idina Menzel will be featured in the score and will be available as a free download on macys.com/fireworks - NEW YORK--(BUSI... 
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06/03/14Macy’s Celebrates Pride + Joy with the LGBTQ Community
Macy’s honors National Pride Month with participation in 23 Pride parades, special events in-store and through a returning partnership with the Human Rights Campaign® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2014-- This June, Macy’s (NYSE:M) commemorates National LGBTQ Pride Month with its celebratory campaign, Pride + Joy, featuring a wide array of in-store events, specialty merchandise, commemorative advertising and sponsorships. Pride + Joy, the ... 
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05/29/14Macy’s to Anchor New Regional Mall in Hawaii
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced an agreement for Macy’s to anchor the new Ka Makana Ali‘i in Kapolei in West O‘ahu, Hawaii. Subject to satisfying final lease provisions, current plans call for the store to open in mid-2016. Macy’s will occupy a 103,000-square-foot, one-level store in Ka Makana Ali‘i with a full range of apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as home me... 
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05/21/14Hit a Homerun With Dad at “Macy’s Day at the Ballpark”
Shop Macy’s and macys.com for thoughtful gifts for the special guy in your life this Father’s Day, plus score a chance for tickets to a Minor League Baseball game NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2014-- Macy’s Day at the Ballpark returns this summer as part of the retailer’s “American Icons” campaign, to celebrate one of the most cherished American pastimes of all – baseball. Beginning May 21, when shopping select Macy’s stores for Father’s Day, customers can score a pair of tickets to a loc... 
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05/20/14Macy’s, Inc. Prices $500.0 Million of 10-Year Senior Notes
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2024 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. The senior notes were issued at a price of 99.899% of par and will bear interest at a rate of 3.625% per annum. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Macy'... 
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05/14/14Macy’s, Inc. Reports First Quarter Earnings of 60 Cents Per Diluted Share, Up 9% Over Last Year
Company reiterates 2014 guidance, increases dividend by 25% and raises share repurchase authorization by $1.5 billion CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 60 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2014, the 13-week period ended May 3, 2014, an increase of 9 percent compared with earnings of 55 cents per diluted share in the first quarter of 2013. Based on expectations for contin... 
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05/12/14Visit Macy’s This Week to Celebrate the Nationwide Launch of “American Icons”
Customers can enjoy fun-filled family events while shopping for their favorite designers including Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger’s ‘To Tommy From Zooey’ collection with Zooey Deschanel, I.N.C. International Concepts and many more On Saturday, May 17, give $3 at any register and receive a 25 percent off savings pass to benefit Got Your 6 and America’s veterans NYC launch event to feature a special performance by country star, actor a... 
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05/07/14Macy’s Invites Local Charities to Join “Shop For A Cause”
In its ninth year, Macy’s helps charitable organizations raise funds and awareness for important causes through its national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2014-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) is calling all charities, encouraging them to participate in its ninth annual national Shop For A Cause – a unique one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities’ fundraising efforts. Macy’s Shop For A Cause wi... 
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05/07/14Macy’s, Inc. to Report First Quarter Results on May 14
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) is scheduled to report its first quarter 2014 sales and earnings before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, May 14, 2014. The company will webcast a call with financial analysts and investors that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. Macy’s, Inc.’s webcast is accessible to the media and general public via the company's website at www.macysinc.com. Analysts and investors may call ... 
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05/06/14Shop Macy’s for Mom-Approved Gifts This Mother’s Day
In addition to the perfect present, join Macy’s “Thank-A-Mom Movement” and send a free e-card at facebook.com/macys NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2014-- This Mother's Day, Macy’s will get the Mom stamp of approval with thoughtful gifts that bring a smile to her face. With the latest trends from her favorite brands in fashion, accessories, beauty and home goods, Macy’s wide selection of giftable items will offer a bevy of options at any pri... 
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05/02/14Macy’s and Delta Vacations Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month with Miss America 2014, Nina Davuluri
Macy’s brings #circlesofunity diversity conversations with Miss America 2014 to six locations nationwide in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2014-- In honor of contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy’s celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this May at select locations nationwide with a special series of events. To kick off the month-long celebration, Macy’s will hos... 
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04/16/14Macy’s “American Icons” Campaign Returns This Spring
Beginning in May, Macy’s offers America-inspired fashion from sought-after brands, early summer events and a partnership with Got Your 6 to support American veterans Headlining the campaign are some of America’s all-star talents, including Ryan Lochte, Ireland Baldwin, Brett Eldredge and Jana Kramer, along with exciting collaborations such as Tommy Hilfiger’s ‘To Tommy From Zooey’ collection with Zooey Deschanel NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIR... 
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04/14/14Macy’s and Mayor de Blasio Announce That the 38th Annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks® Will Again Light the NYC Skyline as the Nation’s Largest Independence Day Display Returns to the East River
The pyrotechnic spectacle will be launched from the world-famous Brooklyn Bridge and from barges positioned on the lower East River NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 14, 2014-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today that on Friday, July 4, a national historic landmark will set a dramatic stage for dazzling pyrotechnics as the 38th Annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks® return to the East River. Set to deliver the... 
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04/10/14Lucy Hale Joins American Rag’s Dynamic Lineup of Artists Providing “All Access”
As part of the new campaign, customers can get special access to Lucy Hale, including an in-store appearance, Instagram contest and more NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2014-- American Rag, available exclusively at Macy’s, today announced actress and singer Lucy Hale as the next artist to headline the brand’s “ALL ACCESS” campaign. Launched in February, the new program offers fans direct access to exclusive music, videos, contests and private ... 
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04/02/14Macy’s Expands Collection of GoodWeave® Certified Rugs
Eight collections of GoodWeave certified child-labor-free rugs will be available in select Macy’s stores and online at macys.com NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2014-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced an expansion of decorative rugs certified by GoodWeave, an international nonprofit organization that works to end child labor in the carpet industry and offer educational opportunities to children in weaving communities throughout the world. Or... 
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04/01/14Macy’s and Maker Studios Team Up for Original Competition Series, “The Next Style Star”
Digital Fashion Program Premieres April 3 on The Platform and Macys.com, Hosted By Jeannie Mai NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2014-- Macy’s and Maker Studios, the world’s largest producer and distributor of online video content for Millennials, today announced a collaboration to launch an original fashion-lifestyle series—“The Next Style Star.” This unique program will feature 16 up-and-coming stylists battling head-to-head for ... 
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03/31/14Jeff Gennette Named President of Macy’s, Inc.
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Jeffrey Gennette, who has served for the past five years as Macy’s chief merchandising officer, has been elected President of the corporation, effective immediately. He will report to Terry J. Lundgren, Macy’s, Inc. chairman and chief executive officer, and continues to be based in New York City. In this new role, Gennette will retain day-to-day responsibility... 
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03/18/14Macy’s Flower Show® Presents The Secret Garden Sunday, March 23 - Sunday, April 6, 2014
Macy’s Downtown Flagships Showcase a Floral Spectacular In New York City, Philadelphia, Chicago, Minneapolis and San Francisco Macy’s Cherry Blossom Show returns to Macy’s Metro Center in Washington, D.C. Sunday, March 30 – Sunday, April 13 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2014-- After a blustery winter comes the renewal of spring and the famed Macy’s Flower Show®, where fantasy and discovery await! Set to kick-off the season of flo... 
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03/05/14Macy’s “Secret Garden” Campaign Blossoms This Spring
The season’s trend toward fresh colors and spring florals comes to life in stores and at macys.com New partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association helps raise funds for more than 550 local parks nationwide, with every dollar matched by Macy’s, up to $250,000 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2014-- This week, in celebration of spring, Macy’s Secret Garden campaign will be in full bloom at Macy’s stores across the cou... 
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02/28/14Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2014-- The board of directors of Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share on Macy’s common stock, payable April 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 14, 2014. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2013 sales of $27.931 billion. The company opera... 
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02/25/14Macy’s, Inc. Reports Its Fifth Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Growth in Earnings Per Share
Diluted 2013 EPS is $3.86, or $4.00 as adjusted, +16% vs. prior year CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported continued sales and earnings growth in the fourth quarter and full year 2013, ended Feb. 1, 2014. In its guidance for 2014, the company expects continued improvement in sales and earnings in the coming year from its core business strategies – My Macy’s localization, Omnichannel integration and M... 
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02/20/14American Rag Gives Fans “ALL ACCESS” to Their Favorite Artists in 2014
Kicking off this month with We The Kings, “ALL ACCESS” offers videos, contests and private meet-and-greets with some of today’s hottest artists New campaign also provides direct access to exclusive music, including We The Kings’ “Can’t Shake This” available now NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2014-- This February, American Rag, available exclusively at Macy’s (NYSE:M), is bringing fans closer than ever to their favorite artists with the ... 
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02/11/14Macy's to introduce Shaquille O'Neal Menswear Collection
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basketball and celebrity superstar Shaquille O'Neal and Peerless Clothing today announced they have partnered to create a new fashion menswear collection. Shaquille O'Neal will launch exclusively at Macy's, offering the latest fashion trends popularly priced with sizes that range from regular to Big & Tall. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140211/SF62629LOGO-a) (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140211/SF62629LOGO-b) The Sh... 
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02/10/14Follow Your Heart to Macy’s This Valentine’s Day for the Best Gifts to Delight That Special Someone
Shop Macy’s and macys.com for a variety of lovable gifts for him, her and the kids this Valentine’s Day NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 10, 2014-- Macy’s has hit Cupid’s mark with gestures of love big and small this Valentine’s Day. With even more fabulous gifts to capture the attention of admirers and loved ones, America’s Department Store will make an impression with him, her and the kids this holiday. Shop one of more than 800 convenient lo... 
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02/04/14Macy’s Salutes Culture-Defining Eras of Black Style in Celebration of Black History Month 2014
Famed fashion editor and style expert Constance White will lead panel discussions surrounding Black style along with fashion icons including supermodel Beverly Johnson and actress Tracee Ellis Ross as part of a nationwide Macy’s in-store event series NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 4, 2014-- This February, culture-defining trends take center stage as Macy’s (NYSE:M) examines the influence of Black style in celebration of Black History Month 20... 
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01/20/14Macy’s Herald Square Kicks Off Its Celebration of Super Bowl XLVIII with the World’s Largest NFL Shop, Fireworks, Homegating Events, and a Week-Long Welcome of Gridiron Greats
Store Façade on Broadway Morphs with Nightly NFL Video Show NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 20, 2014-- Macy’s Herald Square, New York City’s most iconic department store, celebrates the historic arrival of Super Bowl week with a sensational line-up of in-store special events and outdoor entertainment, for an off-the-field fan experience that rivals the excitement of the game itself. Situated at the southern-most end of Super Bowl Boulevard, Ma... 
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01/16/14NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee to Commence Super Bowl Week with Public Concert Event and Fireworks Display on Monday, January 27
“Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular” Featuring Performances by Daughtry and the Goo Goo Dolls and Starring Macy’s Fireworks along the Hudson River at Liberty State Park Portions of Live Event to Air Nationwide on Fox Sports 1 Free event tickets available now at SBKickoffSpectacular.com EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2014-- Area football fans and visitors to New York and New Jersey will have a unique... 
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01/14/14Macy’s Celebrates Lunar New Year 2014
Macy’s marks the start of the “Year of the Horse” with a host of initiatives including special events, curated merchandise assortments, sponsorship of local community initiatives and more at select stores nationwide NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 14, 2014-- Good fortune, happiness, wealth and longevity reign as Macy’s celebrates Lunar New Year 2014. Now through Feb. 6, select markets nationwide will host a series of special showcase events in... 
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01/08/14Macy’s, Inc. Comparable Sales Including Licensed Departments Rose 4.3% in November/December Period; Comparable Sales Rose 3.6%
Company maintains FY2013 EPS guidance, provides initial FY2014 sales and EPS guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that its comparable sales, together with comparable sales from departments licensed to third parties, rose by 4.3 percent in the 2013 holiday shopping season – the months of November and December combined – compared with the same period last year. November/December 2013 comparab... 
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01/08/14Macy’s, Inc. Outlines Cost Reduction Initiatives to Support Continued Profitable Sales Growth
Annual cost savings of approximately $100 million per year are expected, beginning in 2014; Company also details normal-course store openings and closings CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will implement focused cost reductions, including organizational changes, as it prepares to sustain profitable sales growth in the years ahead. (Editor’s Note: Macy’s, Inc. this afternoon also issu... 
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01/02/14Macy’s and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Settle Legal Dispute
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 2, 2014-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today issued the following statement: “Macy's has resolved its breach-of-contract lawsuit against Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. We are pleased to be able to put this matter behind us. The terms of our settlement are confidential, will not be disclosed, and are not deemed to be material to Macy’s. We can now return our focus to what we do best – bringing beautifully designed, ... 
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12/26/13Macy’s “Week of Wonderful” Kicks Off the New Year
Post-holiday shoppers will be delighted with new merchandise arriving in-store and on macys.com from Dec. 27 to Jan. 2 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 26, 2013-- After the turkey is carved and Santa’s presents are unwrapped, shoppers will have even more to celebrate this season. Macy’s “Week of Wonderful,” a seven-day shopping extravaganza begins just after Christmas and offers fresh merchandise to kick off the New Year. A popular vacation tim... 
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12/18/13Round-the-Clock Shopping Returns as Macy’s Brings Back Its Overnight Hours at Select Stores
Extended Store Hours and 24-Hour Shopping Starts Friday, Dec. 20 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2013-- Last minute holiday shoppers receive their Christmas presents early this year with the gift of extra time as Macy’s brings back its seasonal tradition, 24-hour shopping. Beginning Friday, Dec. 20 at 7 a.m., 37 Macy’s stores in select cities across the country including Macy’s Herald Square in New York City; Union Square in San Francisco; and State Street in Chicago will stay open overnig... 
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12/17/13Macy’s, Inc. to Build Major New Fulfillment Center in Tulsa County, Oklahoma, to Support Omnichannel Growth
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will build a major new direct-to-consumer fulfillment center near Owasso in Tulsa County, OK, to support continued sales growth driven by Macy’s omnichannel strategy. The site is located strategically near the intersection of 76th Street North and Lakewood Avenue, about 12 miles north of Tulsa. The company is expected to invest more than $170 million in the facility, ... 
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12/05/13Macy’s Signs Exclusive Deal for New Thalía Brand
Broad array of Thalía Sodi apparel and accessories will be designed for the style, fit and color preferences of Hispanic women NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it has signed a multi-year agreement for an exclusive new women’s fashion brand inspired by Thalía, an internationally recognized actor, recording artist, music producer, author and philanthropist. Macy's announces exclusive deal fo... 
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12/05/13Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s to Anchor New Mall at Miami Worldcenter
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced an agreement for Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores to anchor the new Mall at Miami Worldcenter to be built in downtown Miami. Current plans call for the stores to open in fall 2016. Miami Worldcenter, a major mixed-use project with retail, hotel, residential and convention space, is being planned by The Forbes Company and Taubman Centers, Inc. The development ... 
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12/02/13Help Macy’s Deliver an Extra Million Dollars to Make-A-Wish® in Celebration of National Believe Day
Macy’s and Make-A-Wish welcome back “Wishes Across America” and invite customers to help deliver a special $1 million day on Dec. 6 Customers who post a photo or video from Macy’s Believe Station in store using #MacysBelieve will have a chance to be included in a Macy’s television commercial NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2013-- On Dec. 6, customers across the nation will have the opportunity to spread joy and goodwill as Macy’s Na... 
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11/27/13Shop Macys.com for the Best Cyber Monday Deals Online
Beginning with a preview on Sunday, December 1, customers can shop the most spectacular deals on thousands of items to kick off the online holiday shopping season NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 27, 2013-- Macy’s is kicking off the biggest online shopping holiday of the year with spectacular specials on hundreds of items for him, her and the home online at macys.com and in select stores nationwide. With a preview beginning Sunday, Dec. 1, cust... 
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11/21/13One Direction Brings Hair-Raising Comedy to Macy’s Black Friday Commercial
Macy’s will donate $2 to Make-a-Wish®, up to $100,000, for each One Direction “Our Moment” fragrance purchase beginning at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 28 through Nov. 29 Exclusive behind-the-scenes video will be available to customers through Macy’s YouTube channel and Instagram NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2013-- Beginning this weekend, television viewers will see a new side of the hottest band on the planet as Macy’s (NYSE:M) deb... 
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11/15/13Macy’s Herald Square Beauty and Fragrance Department Undergoes Its Biggest and Boldest Makeover Yet
Beauty starts from the inside with new cosmetics, skincare and fragrance brands, fully re-designed counters, all-new shop-in-shop installations, and salon services NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2013-- A state-of-the-art and sophisticated shopping experience awaits shoppers as Macy’s Herald Square unveils a striking new look for its signature world of beauty and fragrances today. The long-awaited reveal has been months in the making, culm... 
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11/14/13Macy’s and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Partner for the Launch of mstyleradio, iHeartRadio’s New Fashion + Music + Pop Culture Digital Radio Station
New digital radio station to debut in Macy’s Mstylelab Juniors’/Young Men’s departments nationwide on Friday, November 15 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2013-- The marriage of music and fashion has been at the cornerstone of pop culture for decades. On Nov. 15, Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Clear Channel will officially launch mstyleradio, a new digital radio station that captures the spirit of this fusion of culture for a Millennial audience. ... 
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11/13/13Macy’s, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 47 Cents Per Share, an Increase of 31% Over Last Year, on Comparable Sales Growth of 3.5%
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported that its third quarter earnings per share rose by 31 percent to 47 cents in the third quarter of 2013, ended Nov. 2, 2013. This compares with 36 cents per share in last year’s third quarter. “We were able to achieve a very successful third quarter of 2013, despite the tepid economic climate. This was our 15th consecutive quarter of improved earnings per share... 
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11/12/13Macy’s, Inc. Contributes to Philippines Typhoon Disaster Relief
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a $50,000 cash contribution to the international relief fund of the American Red Cross for relief assistance in the Philippines and other nearby nations affected by Typhoon Haiyan. The grant will also assist the American Red Cross’ efforts to help Americans locate and connect with their families overseas who are affected by the storm. In addition, the Macy’s... 
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11/07/13Cirque Du Soleil Debuts One-of-a-Kind Float and Exclusive Performance in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
One of the Parade’s longest, tallest and widest floats jointly created by Macy’s and Cirque du Soleil NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2013-- For thirty years, Cirque du Soleil has been known for its innovative take on live entertainment, mesmerizing more than 100 million people around the world. This Thanksgiving the renowned company will captivate millions of Parade spectators with its display of incredible artistry during an exclusive per... 
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11/06/13Macy’s “Believe” Campaign Continues to Help Make Wishes Come True for Children Across America This Holiday Season
Annual campaign invites Believers to mail their letters to Santa to benefit Make-A-Wish® and brings the spirit of the holiday season to stages, television screens and communities nationwide Through December 7, customers who post a photo or video from Macy’s Believe Station in-store using #MacysBelieve will have a chance to be included in a Macy’s television commercial NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2013-- The holidays are a ... 
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11/06/13Bloomingdale's Rolls Out the Red Carpet in Glendale, CA
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- November 06, 2013 -- Bloomingdale's newest store in Glendale, CA, will open on Nov. 8, 2013. This location will anchor the Glendale Galleria as part of a comprehensive redevelopment of the shopping center, and marks the 37(th) Bloomingdale's store in the United States. The two-level, 115,000 square-foot store will include 48 designer shops and offer an assortment of fashionable essentials for women, men, and children. The overall shopping experience will be enhanced... 
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11/06/13Macy’s, Inc. to Report Third Quarter Results on November 13
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) is scheduled to report its third quarter 2013 sales and earnings before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. The company will webcast a call with financial analysts and investors that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. Macy's, Inc.’s webcast is accessible to the media and general public via the company's website at www.macysinc.com. Analysts and investors may cal... 
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11/05/13Macy’s Enhances Its Mobile Consumer Engagement Offerings with the Launch of NantMobile iD Visual Recognition Technology
Macy’s leverages iD visual recognition technology from NantMobile to redefine the holiday shopping experience nationwide NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2013-- See it, scan it, shop it, will be the mantra of tech-savvy mobile customers this holiday season at Macy’s (NYSE:M) with the upcoming integration of NantMobile’s iD visual recognition technology. The new Macy’s Star Gifts app, powered by iD, empowers mobile shoppers everywhere... 
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11/04/13A Magnificent Celebration: The 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® Kicks Off the Holiday Season
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 4, 2013-- The nation’s most beloved spectacle returns for another year of magic as the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® kicks off the holiday season. On Thursday, Nov. 28 at 9 a.m., more than 8,000 participants will set down the streets of Manhattan at the sound of the time honored words Let’s Have a Parade™! Against a backdrop of more than 3.5 million spectators and more than 50 million viewers nationwid... 
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10/30/13Tony Spring to Succeed Michael Gould as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bloomingdale’s
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced an upcoming change in leadership at New York-based Bloomingdale’s. After an illustrious 22-year career as Bloomingdale’s chairman and chief executive officer, Michael Gould will be succeeded in that role by Tony Spring, currently Bloomingdale’s president and chief operating officer, effective Feb. 1, 2014. “Leading this great brand and organization to a new level o... 
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10/28/13Macy’s Hosts New “Buy 1 & We’ll Give 1” Coat Program
Retailer to partner with Clothes4Souls™ from October 29 through November 2 to donate up to 30,000 coats nationwide NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2013-- Today, Macy’s announced a new commitment to giving back this winter through its “Buy 1 & We’ll Give 1” effort. From Oct. 29 through Nov. 2, Macy’s will donate one coat, up to 30,000 coats, to anti-poverty organization Clothes4Souls™, for every coat purchased in the men’s, women’s, jun... 
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10/25/13Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2013-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable January 2, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 13, 2013. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2012 sales of $27.7 billion. The company op... 
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10/18/13Macy’s, Inc. Installs New Bloom Energy Server In Connecticut
600 kW project will provide clean and uninterruptible power to Macy’s online fulfillment center CHESHIRE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2013-- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) and Bloom Energy today announced that an innovative and clean electricity generation system has been installed at Macy’s online fulfillment center in Cheshire, CT. The Bloom Energy Servers use an advanced solid oxide fuel cell technology to produce electricity on-site. ... 
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10/17/13Macy’s Dazzles and Delights This Holiday Season With Gifts for Everyone on Your List
Visit Macy’s stores and macys.com for a star-studded line-up of gifts for her, him and home from your favorite brands and celebrity designers NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2013-- Macy’s is gearing up for a holiday season that will dazzle and delight with an assortment of festive gifts at every price point. With deals and steals for everyone on Santa’s list, shoppers can expect only the best gifting options from America’s Department Store. Visit one of our nearly 800 Macy’s locations nati... 
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10/16/13Macy’s and the Country’s Top Chefs Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Macy’s Culinary Council
Macy’s and chefs toast to 10 years with anniversary event at Macy’s Herald Square NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2013-- This season marks the 10th anniversary of Macy’s Culinary Council, the retailer’s exclusive program that includes in-store events, marketing (including online content), and culinary initiatives, all featuring some of the country’s most talented chefs. Through the Council, Macy’s provides its customers access to the chefs... 
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10/14/13Macy’s Announces Spectacular Black Friday Deals
Doorbusters, specials and spectacular discounts throughout the night and weekend, plus Macy’s will donate $2 to Make-a-Wish®, up to $100,000, for any One Direction “Our Moment” fragrance purchase on Black Friday Most stores to open at 8 p.m. Thanksgiving evening NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 14, 2013-- Shoppers looking for great holiday specials will find incredible offers and unbeatable doorbusters when most Macy’s stores open natio... 
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10/09/13A Flash in the Sky: How to Train Your Dragon’s Toothless Joins the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
DreamWorks Animation’s Beloved Dragon Will Take to the Skies Over Manhattan as a New Giant Helium Balloon in the Annual Holiday Spectacle NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2013-- This Thanksgiving, a mythical dragon will be spotted over the skies of New York City as millions of spectators catch a glimpse of the fierce but beloved Toothless in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. The star of DreamWorks Animation’s (Nasdaq: DWA) How ... 
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10/07/13It’s a Despicably Delicious Thanksgiving Day with the Minions!
Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s ‘Despicable Me 2’ Float Debuts a Cupcake Parlor at the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2013-- This Thanksgiving, Manhattan will share a memorable moment of Minion Madness with the world when a brand new “Despicable Me 2” float joins the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. In celebration of the national holiday and the upcoming release on... 
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10/01/13Macy’s Invokes the Power of Pink In the Fight Against Breast Cancer
Throughout the Month of October, Retailer Supports the Ralph Lauren Pink Pony Fund at Select Macy’s Locations and on macys.com with Pretty and Powerful Pink Products NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2013-- This fall, Macy’s will once again invite America to THINK PINK in an effort to draw attention, heighten awareness and raise funds in the fight against breast cancer. Throughout the month of October, women - survivors and those affected by ... 
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09/30/13Macy’s, Inc. to Hire 83,000 Seasonal Associates in 2013
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 30, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today said it plans to hire seasonal associates for approximately 83,000 positions at its Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers nationwide for the 2013 holiday season. The company’s 2013 seasonal hiring plan compares to approximately 80,000 in 2012 (an increase of about 3.8 percent). “Our goal is to be well-staff... 
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09/24/13SeaWorld® Debuts “A Sea of Surprises” Float in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
Sculptures of sea turtles, penguins and fish among the amazing sea creatures featured aboard new 32 foot-long float NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 24, 2013-- For almost five decades, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has surprised and amazed guests with unique entertainment, thrilling rides, and up-close encounters with amazing sea life. Millions have been inspired through the power of entertainment, to celebrate, connect with and care for t... 
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09/23/13Nick Cannon Launches Tie Collection Exclusively at Macy’s
Customers can now purchase the stylish collection at select Macy’s and on macys.com NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 23, 2013-- Today, Macy’s (NYSE:M) announced the launch of an exciting, new brand of ties by multi-faceted entertainer, Nick Cannon. Available now in approximately 25 Macy’s stores and on macys.com, the exclusive collection will feature up to 25 styles in-store monthly, with select styles online, including fashion-forward prints, ... 
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09/19/13Macy’s On Board as Launch Partner for iTunes Radio
iAd on iTunes Radio offers Macy’s a dynamic multi-platform experience for consumer engagement consistent with the retailer’s Omnichannel marketing strategy NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 19, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced it is an exclusive launch partner for Apple’s new iAd-supported streaming radio service, iTunes Radio. Aligning perfectly with the retailer’s Omnichannel marketing strategy, iAd on iTunes Radio allows Macy’s to reach... 
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09/18/13Macy’s and NYC & Company Enhance the Tourist Experience at Macy’s Visitor Center as Part of the Macy’s Herald Square Store Renovation
Co-Branded Visitor Information Center Debuts at New York City’s Iconic Department Store NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 18, 2013-- Capitalizing on Macy’s (NYSE:M) global appeal and New York City’s vital tourism and shopping industry, Macy’s and NYC & Company announce a first-ever collaboration to bring a world-class tourist experience to the World’s Largest Store. Opening today, Macy’s new Herald Square Visitor Center is now co-branded wit... 
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09/18/13Macy’s Shines a Spotlight on Customer Centric Initiatives in Fall Brand Television Spots
For the first time, Macy’s new fall brand TV spots will highlight the retailer’s Omnichannel strategies focused on My Macy’s merchandise localization, assortment fulfillment capabilities, as well as its exceptional mobile app features NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 18, 2013-- Debuting this fall, Macy’s (NYSE:M) newest brand television spots will shift focus for the first time to customer centric initiatives that drive the retailer’s Omnichann... 
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09/17/13Macy’s Gets “One Direction” Mania as Stores Nationwide Celebrate the Launch of “Our Moment” Fragrance
One Direction music takes over Macy’s stores nationwide on September 18, in celebration of the coveted fragrance now available at all Macy’s stores and macys.com NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 17, 2013-- Macy’s today announced that One Direction’s highly-anticipated debut fragrance “Our Moment” is officially available tomorrow at more than 650 Macy’s stores across the country and on macys.com. First introduced in the UK during the summer, the... 
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09/16/13Macy’s Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy’s partners with Vanidades Magazine to honor ‘the Queen of Latin pop’ Thalia and international animated heroine Dora the Explorer as Macy’s 2013 Icons of Style NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 16, 2013-- This fall in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy’s honors Latino-Americans contributions to fashion, music and culture in partnership with Vanidades, the nation’s first-ever Spanish ... 
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09/13/13Macy’s, Inc. to Present at Telsey Investor Conference
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 13, 2013-- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) senior management will present at the Telsey Advisory Group’s Annual Fall Consumer Conference, scheduled for 8:10 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Sept. 25 in New York City. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.macysinc.com/ir, beginning at 8:10 a.m. ET. The webcast will also be available for replay. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is ... 
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09/09/13Macy’s Focuses on Growth in Active Business
With Finish Line Athletic Footwear Shops and Locker Room by Lids™ Continuing to Roll Out at Macy’s Stores and on macys.com Over the Next Year, the Retailer Announces Expansion of Its Active Apparel Business with a Focus on the Millennial Customer NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 9, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced an effort to grow its market share in active wear and to strengthen its appeal to the Millennial customer with an expansion of... 
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09/03/13Bloomingdale’s Loves Great Britain
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2013-- Bloomingdale’s collaborates with iconic British brands to create exclusive merchandise for him, her, children, and the home. Shoppers will enjoy #onlyours merchandise in-store and online. Let’s celebrate all things stylishly GREAT about Britain by joining the @bloomingdales conversation with #BloomiesLovesUK. Gents can shop for exclusive styles and capsule collections from over 50 designers, offeri... 
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09/03/13Macy’s, Inc. Prices $400.0 Million of 10-Year Senior Notes
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $400.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2023 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc. The senior notes were issued at a price of 99.314% of par and will bear interest at a rate of 4.375% per annum. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Macy... 
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08/26/13Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” Campaign Raises More Than $3.8 Million
Macy’s gives back to March of Dimes and local charities through annual one-day shopping event MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 26, 2013-- Macy’s today announced that it has raised more than $3.8 million for March of Dimes and various charitable organizations across the country as a result of the generous participation of customers nationwide in its 2013 Shop For A Cause event. Now in its eighth year, Shop For A Cause is Macy’s unique, one-... 
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08/23/13Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2013-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable October 1, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 13, 2013. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2012 sales of $27.7 billion. The company o... 
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08/19/13Macy’s Hosts Eighth Annual “Shop For A Cause” on Saturday, August 24 and Customers Save Storewide
Macy’s offers customers a one-day 25 percent discount with a $5 donation to March of Dimes or thousands of other participating local charities MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2013-- Macy’s invites customers to participate in its eighth annual national Shop For A Cause charity event on Aug. 24, 2013. Macy’s Shop For A Cause is a unique, one-day-only shopping event, created to support the fundraising efforts of local charities, which has helped... 
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08/15/13Macy’s Reprises Its “Yes, Virginia The Musical” Program and Again Offers $100,000 in School Grants
Inspiring program returns to elementary and secondary school stages as part of Macy’s holiday “Believe” campaign Offers educators royalty-free assets, an interactive digital toolkit and grant opportunities for holiday school performances of “Yes, Virginia The Musical” NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2013-- Macy’s is again offering its original production “Yes, Virginia The Musical” to schools for the 2013 holiday season to charm au... 
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08/14/13Macy’s, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 72 Cents Per Diluted Share, an Increase of 7.5 Percent
Company expects second half comparable sales to rise by 2.5 percent to 4 percent CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 14, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 72 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2013, ended Aug. 3, 2013. This represents an increase of 7.5 percent in earnings per diluted share from 67 cents in the second quarter of 2012. Macy’s, Inc.’s diluted earnings per share in the first half of 2013... 
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08/07/13Macy’s and LIDS Sports Group Partner to Open Licensed Team Sportswear Departments in Macy’s Stores and Online
CINCINNATI & INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) and LIDS Sports Group, a subsidiary of Genesco Inc., today announced that they have signed an agreement to open licensed team merchandise departments in Macy’s stores nationwide and online under the name of Locker Room by Lids™. Plans call for Locker Room by Lids departments to be piloted in approximately 25 Macy’s stores and on macys.com in fall 2013, and an ... 
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08/06/13Macy’s, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Results on August 14
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) is scheduled to report its second quarter 2013 sales and earnings before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, August 14, 2013. The company will webcast a call with financial analysts and investors that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. Macy's, Inc.’s webcast is accessible to the media and general public via the company's Web site at www.macysinc.com. Analysts and investors may... 
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07/31/13Macy’s Continues Focus on Millennials in Fall 2013
Exclusive new brands Maison Jules and QMack join popular Millennial collections launched in spring 2013, including Marilyn Monroe, MADE Fashion Week, Keds and Teen Vogue NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced a continuation of the retailer’s Millennial strategy to attract a new generation of customers looking for trend, style and value. As part of its ongoing initiative originally announced in spring of 2012... 
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07/10/13Macy’s Gets Social This Back-to-School Season with Style and Savings at Your Fingertips
Customers will enjoy big savings, style tips, fun events and interactive content by visiting Macy’s stores, macys.com, Facebook and Twitter NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2013-- Macy’s is taking social networking to a new level with fun, interactive ways to shop, connect and stay up-to-date on the latest trends and events that will help students prep to go back to school in style. With incredible savings on the coolest brands to experiential activations, new social programs, Facebook and ... 
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06/18/13Snoopy’s Back: Snoopy, the World’s Most Beloved Beagle and the Longest Flying Character in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® History, Returns This November to Delight Millions of Fans
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2013-- The beagle’s clinched the title, no question about it, as Snoopy, the world’s most famous companion with a wildly imaginative, supremely confident, canine master of disguise personality, prepares for his return to the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, Nov. 28, the newest Snoopy balloon will take flight along with his pal Woodstock marking another record-setting stint in the holiday... 
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06/17/13Motor Over to “Macy’s Great American Drive-In” Events to Watch The Smurfs™ Movie in Select Cities Nationwide
Macy’s “American Icons” campaign celebrates the 80th anniversary of the drive-in theatre with a free movie and fun for the whole family NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 17, 2013-- This June, get your motor running and enjoy a trip back in time as Macy’s celebrates the 80th anniversary of the drive-in theater with its own version of the beloved activity, “Macy’s Great American Drive-In.” As part of Macy’s American Icons campaign, Macy’s G... 
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06/13/13An Epic New York Finale: The World-Famous Empire State Building Joins the 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® with Special Light Show Choreographed to the Finale of the Nation’s Largest Independence Day Display
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2013-- New Yorkers are used to over-the-top, giant spectacles, but this 4th of July two New York greats will partner for a finale like no other, as the Empire State Building joins the 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks®. This year, the renowned skyscraper will join the Independence Day festivities and choreograph its new one-of-a-kind LED tower lights to mirror the explosive finale of the nation’s largest ... 
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06/06/13Macy’s and Clear Channel Congratulate “The Summer Set,” Winners of This Year’s “Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star” Campaign
Campaign captured more than 6 million online votes – 4 million votes more than its inaugural year NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 6, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment congratulate The Summer Set, a Scottsdale, AZ, based pop-rock band, on winning the second Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star Campaign. The Summer Set will now have the opportunity to perform alongside music’s biggest stars at this year’s iconic two-da... 
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06/04/13Macy’s Celebrates Pride + Joy with the LGBTQ Community
Macy’s marks National Pride Month celebrations with nationwide initiatives including sponsorship and participation in 23 Pride parades, special in-store events and partnership with the Human Rights Campaign® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 4, 2013-- This June, Macy’s (NYSE:M) celebrates Family + Friends, Love + Life, Equality + Respect, Pride + Joy with millions in commemoration of National LGBTQ Pride Month. Highlighting Macy’s long-standing ... 
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06/03/13Find the Perfect Gift for Dad at Macy's This Father's Day
Retailer continues American Icons campaign by celebrating America’s (and Dad’s!) favorite pastime with “Macy’s Day at the Ballpark,” and offers opportunity to win a trip for the whole family NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2013-- This Father’s Day, Macy’s celebrates the magic of dad with a collection of affordable gift options ranging from tried and true traditional gifts to the hottest new gadgets. No matter his style or interests, Macy’s is ... 
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05/31/13Macy’s to Open New Puerto Rico Store
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 31, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Macy’s plans to open a new store in Ponce, PR, in fall 2015. The two-level store of 150,000 square feet will be located in Plaza Del Caribe, the largest mall in southern Puerto Rico, owned by Empresas Fonalledas. Macy’s Ponce store will include an assortment of fashion goods for women, men, children and home that is tailored to the preferences of the Pu... 
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05/31/13Macy’s Unveils Floor Plans for Phase Two of Landmark Renovation of Its Manhattan Flagship
2013 to Bring Extensive Changes to Broadway and Seventh Avenue Buildings NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 31, 2013-- The second phase of Macy’s four-year renovation of Herald Square will mark key milestones in the epic transformation of The World’s Largest Store as the retailer today unveils its 2013 plans for its company flagship. Phase Two will see the completion of the Main, Mezzanine and second floors of the store bridging both the Broadway... 
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05/29/13Macy’s, Inc. 2013 College Hiring Again Exceeds 1,000 Students
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s campus recruiting attracts top talent for the future CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 29, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported that it has hired more than 1,000 top students from America’s colleges and universities again in 2013. They are filling slots in the company’s industry-leading Executive Development Program (EDP) and for summer internships nationwide. The hires include 695 new college graduates... 
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05/28/13Special One-Day Macy’s Event Raises Additional Funds for America’s Veterans on ‘Got Your 6 Saturday’
On Saturday, June 1, Macy’s will host a special one-day event to raise additional dollars for Got Your 6, above and beyond the $3 million goal set as part of its “American Icons” campaign Customers will receive 25% off for their donation on this day NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 28, 2013-- On Saturday, June 1, Macy’s is paying special tribute to the men and women who serve our country by hosting “Got Your 6 Saturday” in support of Go... 
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05/20/13Calling All Charities! Macy’s Hosts Eighth Annual “Shop For A Cause”
Macy’s helps local charities raise funds and awareness for important causes NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 20, 2013-- Macy’s is calling all charities, inviting them to participate in Macy’s eighth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event. Macy’s 2013 Shop For A Cause will take place on Aug. 24, but charity sign-up begins now. Macy’s Shop For A Cause is a unique one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities’ f... 
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05/20/13Macy’s Downtown St. Louis Store to Close
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 20, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will close its downtown St. Louis store in the Railway Exchange Building at 601 Olive St. A final clearance sale will begin on Sunday, June 2, and is expected to run for approximately 10 weeks. The store, opened in 1924, currently includes about 189,000 square feet of space with a workforce of 94 associates. The company is committed to treating these affe... 
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05/17/13Bloomingdale’s to Open New Honolulu Store
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 17, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Bloomingdale’s plans to enter the Hawaii market for the first time in fall 2015 with a 167,000-square-foot, three-level store to be built in Ala Moana Center in Honolulu on the Island of Oahu. The new store will be part of a redevelopment of a portion of Ala Moana, Hawaii’s premier shopping destination, by General Growth Properties. Construction will be... 
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05/16/13An Inspiring Partnership: Cirque du Soleil® and Macy’s Join Forces to Bring World-Class Entertainment to Macy’s Iconic Events
Partnership Kicks-off This Summer with Special Performances from Cirque du Soleil at Macy’s Passport Presents Glamorama® and Continues with a New One-of-a-Kind Float in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 16, 2013-- Two of the world’s most iconic entertainment brands join forces to bring awe-inspiring entertainment to audiences nationwide. The internationally renowned masters of imagination, Cirque d... 
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05/15/13Macy’s, Inc. Reports First Quarter Earnings of 55 Cents Per Diluted Share, an Increase of 28% Over Last Year, on Comparable Sales Growth of 3.8%
Company increases dividend by 25%, raises share repurchase authorization by $1.5 billion CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported higher sales and earnings for the first quarter of 2013, the 13-week period ended May 4, 2013. Based on the ongoing momentum in our business, as well as confidence in our future performance, the company also announced a 25 percent increase in its dividend on common stock and ... 
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05/14/13Macy’s “American Icons” Campaign Launches Tomorrow with Fun and Festivities from Coast-to-Coast
Customers can shop Macy’s for exclusive designs from all-star American brands including Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Nike, Levi’s and many more Charity effort aims to raise $3 million for Got Your 6 and America’s veterans NYC launch event to feature Tracy Morgan and a performance by nine-time Grammy® Award-winner Sheryl Crow NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 14, 2013-- In a patriotic sa... 
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05/09/13“It Begins with A Spark”: Global Superstar Usher Joins Macy’s in Curating the Concept, Music and Design of the 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks®
The nation’s largest display of Independence Day firepower will feature 40,000 fireworks igniting the sky over the Hudson River in New York City NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 9, 2013-- This 4th of July, the nation’s largest patriotic pyrotechnic display will illuminate the night sky over New York City as the 37th annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® rumble to life. A spectacle like no other, this year’s show will feature a first-ever,... 
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05/08/13Macy’s, Inc. to Report First Quarter Results on May 15
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 8, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) is scheduled to report its first quarter 2013 sales and earnings before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The company will webcast a call with financial analysts and investors that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. Macy’s, Inc.’s webcast is accessible to the media and general public via the company's website at www.macysinc.com. Analysts and investors may cal... 
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05/07/13ALL ABOARD!!!: Royal Caribbean International® Sets Sail Down the Streets of New York City This November in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 7, 2013-- A magical voyage will begin this Thanksgiving as Royal Caribbean International®, the award-winning global cruise line, returns to the lineup of the 87th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. On Thursday, Nov. 28, the brand new Royal Caribbean float will set sail for a fun-filled family journey that will help ring in the start of the holiday season for millions. “Royal Caribbean cruise vacations ar... 
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05/06/13Show Mom Your Appreciation with a Heartfelt Gift from Macy’s This Mother’s Day
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 6, 2013-- Remind mom why she’s a “star” with brilliant gifts from Macy’s (NYSE:M) this Mother’s Day. From colorful fashions and glittering jewelry, to top-notch kitchen appliances and elegant home accessories, Macy’s is truly a one-stop-shop for all of your Mother’s Day gifting needs. Fossil Goldtone, Silvertone and Rose Goldtone Watches, $75 - $95, available at Macy's (Photo: Business Wire) "This Mother's Da... 
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05/01/13Macy’s and American Airlines Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month with Far East Movement
Macy’s brings special performances by Cherrytree recording artists Far East Movement to six locations nationwide in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 1, 2013-- In honor of contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy’s (NYSE:M) celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this May at select Macy’s locations nationwide. Macy’s will host the platinum-selling Far East Movement (FM) for a ser... 
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04/23/13Shop Keds® New Apparel Line at Macy’s and Macys.com This April
Collection designed for brave girls who take life head on and inspire those around them NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 23, 2013-- This month, Keds® new apparel line is launching at 150 Macy’s stores nationwide and online at macys.com and Keds.com. The collection of sportswear separates is inspired by the brand’s all-American heritage, featuring classically tailored staples that coordinate seamlessly with the Keds footwear line. Each month, fa... 
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04/22/13America: Get Out Your Video Cameras, Macy’s Wants Your Help with Its Next Commercial!
Macy’s asks customers to submit videos of their favorite things about America for its newest national commercial spot NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2013-- This summer, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is inviting customers to celebrate the people, places and things they love about America by submitting brief videos for consideration for inclusion in the first national commercial, crowd-sourced and created in celebration of America by Americans. Beginning... 
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04/10/13WANTED: America's Greatest Grilling Gurus: $10,000 Reward Plus a Trip to NYC for the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks!
Macy’s celebrates America’s love of grilling as part of “American Icons” campaign NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2013-- Today, Macy’s (NYSE:M) will kickoff “Macy's Great American Grilling Guru,” a national search for the country’s ultimate master of the grill, in celebration of our country's passion for backyard grilling and part of Macy’s American Icons campaign. Those who think they have the recipe that can beat the heat can enter to wi... 
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04/08/13Macy’s Salutes “American Icons” This Summer
Beginning in May, the retailer will pay tribute to the spirit of the U.S.A. through specially-curated merchandise, themed events, cherished pastimes and a cause initiative to support America's veterans NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced American Icons, a cross-country tribute to the beloved traditions, people and landscapes of America. From baseball and drive-in movies to legendary designers and destinat... 
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03/21/13Macy’s, Inc. to Expand Arizona Fulfillment Center
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 21, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it will expand its online order fulfillment center in Goodyear, AZ, to accommodate continued sales growth as part of the company’s omnichannel strategy. The company is expected to invest more than $35 million in capital in the project. The Goodyear facility, with 600,000 square feet of space, was built by Macy’s, Inc. and opened in spring 2008. The expansi... 
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03/19/13Calling All Bombshells! Shop Macy’s “Marilyn Monroe™” Collection Today
Attain the starlet’s legendary style by shopping the new collection available exclusively at select Macy’s and on macys.com/mstylelab NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 19, 2013-- Today, fans of Marilyn Monroe’s legendary style can officially shop the starlet’s eponymous apparel collection exclusively at 150 Macy’s stores and on macys.com/mstylelab. The new line will offer those who covet Marilyn Monroe’s coquettish style a combination o... 
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03/14/13Macy’s Culinary Council Welcomes Chef Stephanie Izard to Elite Roster
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 14, 2013-- Chef, restaurateur, author and television star Stephanie Izard is the newest chef to join Macy’s Culinary Council, an exclusive team of the country’s finest chefs who serve to inspire the way Macy's customers shop, cook and eat at home. A James Beard Award nominee, Food & Wine “Best New Chef” and winner of Bravo’s “Top Chef” (Season Four), Izard will serve as an ambassador for Macy’s Home department alon... 
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03/13/13Macy’s to Launch Teen Vogue Apparel Collection at Select Stores and on Macys.com This March
Following 10 years of successful publishing, “Teen Vogue” expands into apparel with a collection for fashion-savvy girls, available exclusively at Macy’s NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2013-- Macy’s today announced Teen Vogue as the latest fashion-forward collection to launch exclusively in Macy’s Mstylelab department. Aimed at the most discerning teenage fashionistas, Teen Vogue will bring Macy’s customers the latest trends from ... 
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03/11/13New “MADE Fashion Week for Impulse” Collection Launches Tomorrow, Exclusively at Macy’s and on Macys.com
Street-style collaboration allows Macy’s Millennial customers to support emerging design talent around the world NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 11, 2013-- Beginning tomorrow, Macy’s trendsetting and trend-loving customers can shop cutting-edge apparel from the retailer’s exclusive new MADE Fashion Week for Impulse collection. Inspired by New York’s MADE Fashion Week initiative co-founded by Jenné Lombardo, Mazdack Rassi and Keith Bapt... 
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03/07/13PGA Tour Up-And-Comer Bud Cauley Revealed as the New Face of “Greg Norman for Tasso Elba” Collection Available Exclusively at Macy’s
The collection’s spring campaign was shot by well-known photographer Walter Chin at the stunning Tiburón Golf Course NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 7, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced that PGA Tour up-and-comer Bud Cauley will join golf legend Greg Norman in a new marketing campaign for the “Greg Norman for Tasso Elba” golf collection this April. The popular collection of performance-based, golf-inspired sportswear is available ... 
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03/07/13Macy’s Returns to NBC’s Fashion Star for Second Season, Premiering Tomorrow
New for Season Two, winning designs purchased by Macy’s Buyer Caprice Willard will be available on macys.com/fashionstar in real-time during each episode’s broadcast Tune in for the “Fashion Star” Season Two premiere on Friday, March 8 at 8 p.m./7c on NBC NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 7, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) is back for the second season of NBC’s “Fashion Star,” allowing the retailer to once again bring exclusive merchandis... 
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03/05/13Macy’s Flower Show® Presents The Painted Garden Sunday, March 24 - Sunday, April 7, 2013
Macy’s Downtown Flagships Showcase a Floral Spectacular In New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Minneapolis and San Francisco Macy’s Cherry Blossom Flower Show returns to Macy’s Metro Center in Washington, D.C. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2013-- This spring a floral wonderland of multicolored, jeweled splendor takes root at the annual Macy’s Flower Show®. From Sunday, March 24 through Sunday, April 7, the majesty of Asia wil... 
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02/28/13Macy’s Unveils Exclusive “Marilyn Monroe™” Collection
Inspired by the starlet’s legendary style, the eponymous clothing line will be available in 150 Macy’s stores and online at macys.com this March NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today unveiled Marilyn Monroe, an apparel collection that re-imagines the style of the greatest icon of the 20th century for the 21st century fashionista. The collection, created by LF USA and Authentic Brands Group, will infuse the ac... 
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02/27/13Macy’s Herald Square Debuts Broadway’s Newest Star, Stella 34 Trattoria
New York’s Newest Restaurant With a View Opens Above Herald Square Park NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2013-- The landmark renovation of Macy’s Herald Square brings an exciting, new culinary experience to New York’s dining scene. With views high above Herald Square Park, Macy’s proudly announces the debut of Stella 34 Trattoria – a modern Italian restaurant – at its world-famous flagship. In partnership with The Patina Restaurant ... 
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02/26/13Macy’s, Inc. Reports Its Fourth Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Growth in Earnings Per Share
Diluted 2012 EPS is $3.24, or $3.46 as adjusted, +20% vs. prior year; Diluted 2013 EPS guidance of $3.90 to $3.95 points to continued double-digit growth CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc.’s sales and earnings grew significantly in the fourth quarter and full year 2012, ended Feb. 2, 2013. The company exceeded the guidance it provided coming into 2012, and today is providing new guidance for continued growth an... 
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02/22/13Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2013-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable April 1, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2013. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2012 sales of $27.7 billion. The company ope... 
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02/19/13Macy's Celebrates Anniversaries of “Thanks For Sharing” and “Believe” Holiday Campaigns, Raising $16.5 Million for Charity
National and regional organizations benefit as Macy’s gives back through annual holiday campaigns NEW YORK, Feb 19, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The 2012 holiday season was a time for celebration and giving at Macy’s (NYSE:M) as the retailer observed milestone anniversaries for its Thanks For Sharing and Believe campaigns, which raise funds for charitable organizations. Customers nationwide rallied in support of the tenth anniversary of Thanks For Sha... 
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02/07/13Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 11.7% in January
Company raises fourth quarter earnings guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.799 billion for the five weeks ended Feb. 2, 2013, an increase of 34.6 percent compared with total sales of $1.337 billion in the four weeks ended Jan. 28, 2012. The January period reflects an extra week in fiscal 2012, creating a 53-week fiscal year that occurs approximately every six years in the... 
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02/06/13Macy’s is Painting the Town Red This Valentine’s Day
Shop Macy’s for gifts from the heart and spread the “red” word by visiting Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram to benefit the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement, Feb. 1 – 14 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2013-- This Valentine’s Day, Macy’s (NYSE: M) is cupid’s destination for gifts that will help you follow your heart and share the love during this passionate holiday. Offering red-hued accessories, spark... 
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02/05/13Macy’s and MADE Fashion Week Launch an Exclusive Collection Available Online and in Macy’s Stores This March
Famed photographer Terry Richardson was behind the lens for the “MADE Fashion Week for Impulse” advertising campaign shot at Milk Studios in New York City NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2013-- Macy’s (NYSE: M) and MADE Fashion Week, an initiative co-founded by Jenné Lombardo, Mazdack Rassi and Keith Baptista, are collaborating to create an ongoing series of collections to be carried exclusively by the retailer beginning March 12. L... 
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02/04/13Macy’s Salutes Gordon Parks, an American Master, in Celebration of Black History Month
Macy’s, in partnership with The Gordon Parks Foundation and the American Black Film Festival, honors Gordon Parks with a series of special events at select Macy’s stores nationwide NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 4, 2013-- From one icon to another, this February Macy’s (NYSE:M), an American retail institution, salutes American cultural hero Gordon Parks in celebration of Black History Month. Via special events and exhibits at select st... 
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01/29/13Macy’s Celebrates 10 Years of Support and $40 Million Raised for Go Red For Women
Macy’s, a founding sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement, will commemorate the milestone year with store events, a social media campaign and its annual Wear Red Sale, all to benefit and bring awareness to the fight against heart disease Exclusive, limited-edition red dresses from Ellen Tracy, Kensie and Marilyn Monroe will support the cause NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2013-- Today... 
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01/28/13Macy’s, Inc. Announces Executive Management Changes
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 28, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of changes to its senior executive leadership team, effective immediately. Thomas L. Cole is retiring as Macy’s, Inc.’s chief administrative officer after an exceptional 41-year career with Macy’s, Inc. and its predecessor companies. He will remain with the company through May 2013 to affect a smooth transition to several other executives. His r... 
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01/07/13Bloomingdale’s Celebrates the Chinese New Year
Ring in the year of the snake with special events, unique pop-up shops, and unparalleled merchandise January 7, 2013, New York, NY— In celebration of the Chinese New Year, select Bloomingdale’s will be ringing in the year of the snake with a not-to-be-missed lineup of special events, unique pop-up shops, and much more from Jan. 7 – Feb. 18, 2013. “Bloomingdale’s is excited to not only recognize and celebrate this special holiday, but the entire Chinese culture,” says Michael Gould, chairman a... 
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01/03/13Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 4.1% in December
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $5.102 billion for the five weeks ended Dec. 29, 2012, an increase of 3.6 percent compared with total sales of $4.923 billion in the five weeks ended Dec. 31, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 4.1 percent in December as compared to December 2011. Same-store sales increased by 2.5 percent for November and December 2012 ... 
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01/03/13Macy’s, Inc. Outlines Normal-Course Adjustments to Stores Portfolio
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2013-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today detailed a series of normal-course adjustments to its portfolio of Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores across the country. “We remain committed to operating a successful and growing stores business as part of our company’s Omnichannel strategy for serving customers wherever, whenever and however they prefer to shop,” said Karen M. Hoguet, chief financial officer of Ma... 
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12/20/12Macy’s Celebrates the “Week of Wonderful” December 26 – January 1
For the first-time ever, the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day gets the star treatment as Macy’s deems it the “Week of Wonderful” with special savings and new merchandise Set to debut on Monday, Dec. 24, Clinton Kelly stars in Macy’s Week of Wonderful song and dance TV spot directed by Adam Shankman NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2012-- This season, the seven days between Christmas and New Year’s Day will be a magi... 
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12/10/12Macy’s National Believe Day Honors The Spirit Of Giving This December 14
Inspiring goodwill across America, Macy’s National Believe Day includes the return of “Wishes Across America” and Double Donation to benefit Make-A-Wish® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2012-- On Dec. 14, Macy’s (NYSE:M) will celebrate a season filled with goodwill and generosity during the retailer’s fourth annual National Believe Day. Born from the beloved Macy’s Believe campaign, National Believe Day aims to inspire Americans ac... 
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12/07/12Macy’s, Inc. Board Increases Share Repurchase Authorization by $1.5 Billion
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2012-- The board of directors of Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today increased the company’s share repurchase authorization by $1.5 billion. This brings the remaining authorization outstanding, as of the end of the third quarter on Oct. 27, 2012, after giving effect to this increase, to $1.861 billion, which the company can use to purchase common shares from time to time in the open market or in other privately negotiate... 
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12/06/12Macy's Opens for 48-Hours Straight Nationwide for Last-Minute Shoppers the Weekend Before Christmas
Beginning Friday, Dec. 21 at 7 a.m. through Sunday, Dec. 23 at 7 a.m., shop Macy’s stores around-the-clock for the best deals on last-minute gifts In addition, 57 stores remain open 24-hours or with extended late hours until close on Christmas Eve Plus, Macy’s helps shoppers finish their gift lists with ‘gifts under’ $100, $50 and $25 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2012-- Today, Macy’s (NYSE:M) announced the expansion of its annual last-minute shopping marathon to stores nationwide. ... 
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11/29/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 0.7% in November
Company reiterates guidance for Q4 same-store sales to be up by approximately 4.2% CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.450 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 24, 2012, a decrease of 0.6 percent compared with total sales of $2.464 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 26, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were down 0.7 percent in November as compared to Nove... 
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11/28/12Macy’s Announces Successful Completion of Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the closing of the cash tender offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc., to purchase up to $700 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding debt securities listed on the table below (the “Notes”). “Through this transaction and our recent debt issuance, we have successfully improved our debt maturity profile and decreased o... 
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11/21/12Visit Macys.com and Click for Incredible Savings on Cyber Monday
Beginning Sunday, November 25, at 7 a.m., shop macys.com for the best deals, plus receive free shipping on purchases that total more than $75 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2012-- This week, Macy’s (NYSE:M) will unveil hundreds of specials for online shoppers looking to get great deals on macys.com when they click to buy on Cyber Monday. Beginning at 7 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 25, customers will have the ability to shop online at mac... 
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11/20/12World’s Largest Shoe Floor Sets Foot On Broadway at Macy’s Herald Square
One-of-a-kind shopping destination showcases more than 250,000 pair of shoes while signature coffee, champagne and chocolates are served at the Herald Square Cafe NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2012-- On a street renowned for awe-inspiring productions, the fall 2012 opening of the World’s Largest Shoe Floor at Macy’s Herald Square is one of the most exciting and epic events of the season, with the debut of more than 250,000 pair o... 
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11/19/12Justin Bieber Unleashes the “Wink, Nod, Smile” in New Macy’s Black Friday Commercial
Bieber makes customers swoon over Macy’s great deals on Black Friday NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2012-- Beginning tomorrow, Macy’s (NYSE:M) customers may faint from excitement over the retailer’s new Black Friday commercial featuring superstar Justin Bieber. The TV spot’s humorous storyline shows what happens when people come in contact with Bieber’s well-known wink. Scheduled to break on television on Tuesday, Nov. 20, the commercial... 
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11/15/12Interactive Holiday March: The 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® Adds New Interactive Elements to Enhance the Spectator Experience for Fans Live in New York City and Nationwide on Television
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade App by MyCityWay, Live Social TV content powered by zeebox and Parade Pop-Up Shops are set to bring fans closer to the spectacle NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2012-- The nation’s most cherished holiday spectacle goes interactive, as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® launches a host of initiatives to bring fans closer to the magic this November. From a dedicated App by MyCityWay to its partnership ... 
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11/14/12Macy’s, Inc. Prices $750 Million of 10-Year Senior Notes and $250 Million of 30-Year Senior Notes
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $750 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2023 and $250 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2043 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc. The 2023 senior notes were issued at a price of 99.862% of par and will bear interest at a rate of 2.875% per annum and the 2043 senior no... 
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11/13/12Macy’s, Inc. Announces Amendments to Tender Offer for Debt Securities
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc., has amended certain terms of the previously announced cash tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) to purchase its outstanding 5.90% Senior Notes due 2016, 7.45% Debentures due 2016, 7.50% Debentures due 2015, and 7.875% Senior Notes due 2015 pursuant to, and in the acceptance priority order listed in, the Offer... 
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11/13/12Macy’s, Inc. Announces Pricing for Its Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced the applicable Reference Yields and consideration payable with respect to the cash Tender Offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc., to purchase up to $700 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding Notes. The terms and conditions of the Tender Offer are described in an Offer to Purchase dated October 29, 2012 (the “Offer to Purc... 
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11/09/12Macy’s Celebrates the Fifth Anniversary of “Believe” Holiday Campaign to Benefit Make-A-Wish
From a school musical to a popular animated special and Santa bus tour, Macy’s is spreading the message of generosity through its beloved holiday campaign asking to mail your letter to Santa to benefit Make-A-Wish® Macy’s provides $100,000 in grants to support local performances of “Yes, Virginia The Musical” at 100 schools across the country NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2012-- This holiday season, Macy’s will rep... 
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11/08/12A Magical March: The 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® Kicks Off the Holidays with a Dazzling Spectacle
Stars set for performances include Carly Rae Jepsen, Flo Rida, The Wanted, Karmin, Neon Trees, Cody Simpson, Jimmy Fallon & The Roots, Jennette McCurdy, Chris Isaak and Don McLean The 86th Macy’s Parade is set to debut a new route along 6th Avenue, as well as three incredible giant balloons and six dazzling floats NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2012-- The stars have aligned as the nation’s most beloved holiday event, th... 
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11/07/12Macy’s, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 36 Cents Per Diluted Share
Company increases full-year earnings guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported strong third quarter earnings that underscore the company’s continued progress in implementing key business strategies to drive growth. Earnings were 36 cents per diluted share for the third quarter of 2012, ended Oct. 27, 2012. This compares with earnings of 32 cents per diluted share in last year’s third quarter. ... 
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11/06/12The Miracle Continues: New Macy’s Holiday Commercial Brings Original Kris Kringle from “Miracle on 34th Street” Back to His Modern-Day Macy’s Home
Macy’s New Holiday Brand TV Spot “Another Miracle on 34th Street” follows the 1947 holiday classic film’s original Kris Kringle as he lends a helping hand to Macy’s star designers Justin Bieber, Tommy Hilfiger, Marcus Samuelsson, Carlos Santana, Martha Stewart, Taylor Swift and Donald Trump NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2012-- This season Macy’s (NYSE:M) is celebrating its storied holiday heritage with a new television campaign th... 
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11/05/12Macy’s Stores Open at Midnight Nationwide on Black Friday
New Features on Macy’s Mobile App Will Help Customers Locate Specials In-Store Plus Macy’s will donate $2 to Make-A-Wish®, up to $100,000, on any men’s or women’s fragrance purchase of $75 or more NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2012-- Amazing markdowns, unbeatable deals and limited-time offers will abound at Macy’s on Black Friday! Customers will find incredible sales in every department starting at 12 a.m. on Friday... 
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11/02/12Macy’s, Inc. Launches $1 Million Drive for Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2012-- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today is appealing to its customers nationwide to join the company and its associates in a drive to raise $1 million for Hurricane Sandy disaster recovery. Beginning Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, customers in all Macy’s stores nationwide will be able to contribute $1.00 or more to hurricane recovery efforts. Contributions can be made at the registers in all Macy’s stores and online at www.macys.com. Contributions will be accepted throug... 
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11/01/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 4.1% in October
Company raises same-store sales guidance for second half of 2012 CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $1.908 billion for the four weeks ended Oct. 27, 2012, an increase of 3.6 percent compared with total sales of $1.842 billion in the four weeks ended Oct. 29, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 4.1 percent in October as compared to October 2011. “B... 
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10/29/12Macy’s, Inc. Announces Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc., has commenced a cash tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) to purchase up to $500 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding Notes listed in the table below, in the order of priority shown in the table. The terms and conditions of the Tender Offer are described in an Offer to Purch... 
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10/26/12Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2012-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable January 2, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 14, 2012. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2011 sales of $26.4 billion. The compa... 
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10/18/12Macy’s Unveils First Phase for Millennials
Retailer announces the launch of 13 new brands and expansion of 11 existing brands especially for customers ages 13 to 30 Exclusive launches include a Marilyn Monroe brand, the introduction of Keds® apparel, and a partnership with MADE Fashion Week for in-store trend shops NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2012-- Macy’s today detailed the first phase of the retailer’s implementation of its Millennial initiative by announcing ... 
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10/17/12Macy’s is Counting Down to the Holidays with Splurges and Steals for Everyone on Your List
Macy’s and macys.com are America’s holiday gifting destination for affordable and trendy product from the most sought-after brands and celebrity designers NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2012-- Tick, tock. Today Macy’s (NYSE:M), America’s most beloved retailer, is unveiling an extensive assortment of gifts as the countdown begins to the upcoming holiday shopping season. With only 70 days left until Christmas, customers will once ag... 
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10/16/12This Is Epic!!!: Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Set to Debut New Float in the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2012-- From their sewer lair to the streets of Manhattan, the world’s most famous heroes in a half shell are ready to save the day at the 86th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, November 22nd, Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will delight millions of spectators aboard a new float in the Turkey Day procession. “We are very excited to welcome the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to the... 
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10/11/12Goldfish® on Parade
Pepperidge Farm® Goldfish® Characters Set to Debut a New Float in the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2012-- Every Thanksgiving, the magical words Let’s Have a Parade™ kick-off the nation’s most cherished holiday tradition…the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. These words have sparked a dazzling vision for the loveable Pepperidge Farm Goldfish characters who will transform everyday ... 
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10/10/12Macy’s and Toys“R”Us® Partner to Provide Toy Departments in Select Macy’s Locations During 2012 Holiday Selling Season
Companies to offer Toys“R”Us Express-branded shops in 24 Macy’s locations in major markets nationwide beginning in mid-October and continuing through mid-January CINCINNATI & WAYNE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 10, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) and Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced they have signed an agreement to offer Toys“R”Us Express-branded departments in 24 Macy’s stores in major markets nationwide during this year’s holiday sel... 
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10/04/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 2.5% in September
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 4, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.358 billion for the five weeks ended Sept. 29, 2012, an increase of 2.7 percent compared with total sales of $2.297 billion in the five weeks ended Oct. 1, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 2.5 percent in September 2012 as compared to September 2011. Same-store sales for August/September combined were up 3.6 percent in ... 
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10/03/12Thanksgiving Stirs Up Sweet Sensations
DOMINO® SUGAR IS SET TO SWEETEN TURKEY DAY WITH THE DEBUT OF A NEW FLOAT IN THE 86TH ANNUAL MACY’S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2012-- Forget the Turkey… this Thanksgiving is all about the sweet treats, especially at the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, Nov. 22, Domino Sugar will stir up sweet sensations with a new float in the legendary spectacle. The giant confectionery of baked... 
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10/02/12Macy’s and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® Fight Back with Pink Product
Shop the cause at select Macy’s and on macys.com with pretty and powerful pink product to aid in the fight against breast cancer NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2012-- This October, Macy’s (NYSE: M) has once again partnered with The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® (BCRF) to draw attention, heighten awareness and raise funds in the fight against breast cancer. Throughout the month of October, women, survivors and others also affec... 
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10/01/12Macy’s, Inc. to Hire 80,000 Seasonal Associates in 2012
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today said it plans to hire approximately 80,000 seasonal associates for its Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers nationwide for the 2012 holiday season. The company’s 2012 season hiring plan compares to approximately 78,000 in 2011 (an increase of about 2.5 percent). “Macy’s traditionally implements one of t... 
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09/28/12Finish Line to Become Exclusive Partner of Athletic Shoes for Macy’s, Both In-Store and Online
CINCINNATI & INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 28, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M), one of the premier retailers in the U.S., and The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL), a premium retailer of athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, today announced that Finish Line-branded athletic footwear shops will be opened in more than 450 Macy’s department stores in the U.S. and online at macys.com. The rollout process for the 450+ locations, which will be operated by Finish Line as leased departments, w... 
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09/27/12Open Enrollment for Retail 101 at Macy’s
“The Workshop at Macy’s,” the retailer’s minority- and women-owned business development program begins accepting applications from prospective participants on Sept. 28 via macysinc.com/workshop NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 27, 2012-- After two highly successful courses, The Workshop at Macy’s (NYSE:M), the retailer’s innovative business of fashion program begins accepting applications for the next class on Friday, Sept. 28 via macys... 
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09/19/12Macy’s to Open New Las Vegas Store at Summerlin, Expand Fashion Show Mall Presence with Men’s Store
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 19, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced two store projects to enhance its presence in the Las Vegas market: Macy’s will build a two-level, 180,000-square-foot store in the highly anticipated Shops at Summerlin, a new shopping venue in west Las Vegas being developed by The Howard Hughes Corporation. This will be Macy's first new full-line store to be built in the Las Vegas market since... 
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09/18/12Macy’s Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy’s partners with Vanidades magazine to honor Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Carlos Santana as Macy’s 2012 Icon of Style NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 18, 2012-- This fall, Macy’s (NYSE:M) partners with Vanidades, the nation’s first-ever, Spanish-language, women’s lifestyle magazine, to celebrate Latino-Americans in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. With special events nationwide, Macy’s is set to... 
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09/11/12Nicole Richie’s Limited-Edition Collection Launches Tomorrow at Macy’s
Get the exclusive, new collection at select Macy’s and on macys.com/impulse beginning Sept. 12, while it lasts! For the first time, Macy’s Facebook fans can shop the collection early with a preview sale today at facebook.com/macys NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 11, 2012-- Tomorrow, Macy’s (NYSE:M) will debut the new “Nicole Richie for Impulse” collection, featuring limited-edition items in the designer’s classic style, includi... 
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09/10/12This Fall Watch the Stars Align When Macy’s Debuts a New Retailality Comedy… “What’s in Store?”
Macy’s fall brand spots debuting on Monday, Sept. 10 will be presented in sitcom-style, featuring “guest stars” including Camila Alves, Justin Bieber, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Marcus Samuelsson, Carlos Santana, Martha Stewart, Taylor Swift, Donald Trump, and sitcom legend Florence Henderson NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2012-- Appointment television just added a brand new star to the line-up as Macy’s gets ready to debut a series of comedic shorts highlighting its iconic brand. This September... 
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09/06/12Historic Renovation of Macy’s Herald Square Creates a World of Luxury with New Shops from Gucci, Burberry, and Longchamp
-Opening Holiday 2012- NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 6, 2012-- Macy's Herald Square, universally recognized as a pre-eminent global shopping destination, will reinvent its majestic Main Floor as the dramatic centerpiece of an unprecedented four-year, $400 million renovation. The epic redesign will welcome the world’s leading luxury brands Gucci, Burberry and Longchamp to one of the most celebrated retail crossroads in the world – Bro... 
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09/05/12Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” Campaign Raises $4 Million
Macy’s gives back to March of Dimes and local charities through annual shopping event NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 5, 2012-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) today announced that it has raised $4 million for March of Dimes and various charitable organizations across the country as a result of the generous participation of customers nationwide in its 2012 “Shop For A Cause” event. Now in its seventh year, “Shop For A Cause” is Macy’s unique, ... 
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09/04/12Landmark Renovation of Macy’s Herald Square Debuts the Herald Square Café on 2
Exclusive coffee, champagne and chocolate to be served and savored while shopping The World’s Largest Shoe Floor NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2012-- As part of its landmark, multi-year, $400 million dollar renovation of Macy’s Herald Square, the iconic retailer debuts the Herald Square Café this week, just in time for the fall fashion season. Nestled within The World’s Largest Shoe Floor on 2, the Herald Square Café is a welcome ... 
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08/30/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 5.1% in August
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 30, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $1.812 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 25, 2012, an increase of 5.7 percent compared with total sales of $1.714 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 27, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 5.1 percent in August 2012 as compared to August 2011. “Sales exceeded our expectations in August, and the strength was broad-... 
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08/24/12Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 24, 2012-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable October 1, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 14, 2012. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2011 sales of $26.4 billion. The compa... 
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08/22/12Macy’s Brings Magical Holiday Story To Schools Across The Country Through “Yes, Virginia the Musical”
Sharing the inspiring message of its holiday “Believe” campaign, Macy’s announces school musical program, grant opportunities and interactive digital toolkit NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2012-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) original animated special, “Yes, Virginia” will be brought to life this holiday season as the retailer announces “Yes, Virginia The Musical,” an original program that will bring the uplifting story to school stages nationw... 
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08/20/12Macy’s Hosts Seventh Annual “Shop For A Cause”
Customers support March of Dimes and local charities, and receive special Macy’s 25 percent discount savings pass NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2012-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) invites customers to participate in its seventh annual “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event. “Shop For A Cause” will be offered at all Macy’s stores nationwide and on macys.com on Saturday, August 25, 2012. “Shop For A Cause” is Macy’s unique, one-day-only shop... 
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08/08/12Macy’s, Inc. Reports Earnings of 67 Cents Per Diluted Share for the Second Quarter, an Increase of 22%
Company raises earnings guidance for fiscal 2012 to $3.30 to $3.35 per diluted share CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 67 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2012, ended July 28, 2012. This represents a 22 percent increase in earnings per share from earnings of 55 cents per diluted share in the second quarter of 2011. Macy’s, Inc.’s diluted earnings per sh... 
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08/02/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 4.1% in July
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.693 billion for the four weeks ended July 28, 2012, an increase of 5.1 percent compared with total sales of $1.611 billion in the four weeks ended July 30, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 4.1 percent in July 2012 as compared to July 2011. “We ended the first half of 2012 with strong sales in July. Despite some chal... 
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07/27/12I·N·C International Concepts Unveils Camila Alves as Brand Ambassador
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 27, 2012-- I·N·C International Concepts, exclusively at Macy's (NYSE:M), unveils its advertising campaign featuring Brazilian actress, television personality and model Camila Alves as the brand's celebrity ambassador. Beginning this fall and continuing through 2013, Alves will highlight I·N·C's fall collection as she appears in a multi-platform campaign with a significant presence in print, digital and in store. Alves also takes on the role of media spokesperson, ... 
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07/09/12Reinvent Your Style This Back-to-School Season with the Latest Fashions and Dorm Décor from Macy’s
The retailer offers tremendous savings on of-the-moment product, fun family events, and community outreach programs for kids of all ages NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 9, 2012-- This fall, Macy’s is bringing students stylish apparel and dorm décor, fun events and an opportunity to give back and save as kids gear up for the back-to-school season. From family-oriented activities and a charitable partnership with Reading Is Fundamental® to ... 
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07/05/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 1.2% in June
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 5, 2012-- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.412 billion for the five weeks ended June 30, 2012, an increase of 0.8 percent compared with total sales of $2.392 billion in the five weeks ended July 2, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 1.2 percent in June 2012 as compared to June 2011. "June sales were below expectations. In part, this was a function of a macroeconomic environment that is stagnant at best, and lower spen... 
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06/29/12Macy’s and Paramount Pictures Join in a Special Nationwide Promotion for the Release of “KATY PERRY: PART OF ME” in Theatres July 5
Retail Powerhouse Offers Fans Free Movie Tickets to New Film, Katy Perry to Perform on Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® TV Special NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 29, 2012-- To celebrate the release of the new film “KATY PERRY: PART OF ME” Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Paramount Pictures have partnered to bring fans nationwide the opportunity to score free tickets to the must-see film event of the summer! On Saturday, June 30, at more than 650 Ma... 
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06/18/12Summer Is the Time to Be Book Smart with Macy’s and Reading Is Fundamental
Macy’s and RIF Partner to Raise Funds and Awareness for Children’s Literacy NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2012-- School may be out for the summer, but learning is always in fashion as Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) kick off their annual summertime fundraising campaign for children’s literacy. Launching on Friday, June 22, 2012, the Be Book Smart nationwide campaign invites Macy’s customers coast-to-coast to give... 
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06/12/12Flying Elf over Manhattan
The Elf on the Shelf® is Set to Debut as a Giant Helium Balloon in the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 12, 2012-- A new Christmas tradition joins the nation’s most-beloved spectacle as The Elf on the Shelf® giant helium balloon debuts this November in the 86th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. Taking a break from his scouting and naughty and nice list duties, the whimsical Elf is set to... 
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06/11/12Create Magic This Father’s Day With the Perfect Gift From Macy’s
From watches and wallets to loafers and luggage, Macy’s has something to celebrate every dad’s taste on Father’s Day NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2012-- Make magic by showing dad how much you care with a gift he really deserves from Macy’s (NYSE:M) this Father’s Day. Whether he is well-dressed, a frequent traveler, or likes to be pampered, Macy’s has a selection of Father’s Day gift ideas that are sure to please. You’ll also hav... 
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06/07/12Macy’s, Inc. 2012 College Hiring Tops 1,000 Students
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s continue to underscore college recruiting, training and development in building exceptional talent for the future CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 7, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported that it has hired more than 1,000 students from America’s colleges and universities in 2012 for slots in the company’s Executive Development Program (EDP) and for summer internships nationwide. The hires... 
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06/06/12The Orders Are In… “The Workshop at Macy’s”, the Retailer’s Minority- and Women-Owned Business Development Program Leads to New Vendor Partnerships as Five Participating Businesses Begin to Sell Their Products at Select Macy’s Locations
Bella Tunno, Big Girl Cosmetics, Cenia, Kane & Couture, and Lamik Beauty bring unique products to Macy’s stores nationwide and on macys.com NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 6, 2012-- After a highly successful inaugural edition in the spring of 2011, Macy’s (NYSE:M) innovative business of fashion program - The Workshop at Macy’s, graduates five enterprises to vendor status within Macy’s selling matrix. Bella Tunno, Big Girl Cosmetics, Cenia... 
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06/05/12Macy’s Celebrates Pride + Joy
Macy’s marks National Pride Month celebrations with nationwide initiatives including sponsorship and participation in Pride parades, special in-store events and partnership with the Human Rights Campaign NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2012-- Pride + Joy is something to celebrate at Macy’s (NYSE:M) this June as the retailer joins millions in commemoration of National LGBT Pride Month. From joyful marches in a 29-city parade of Pride to in-... 
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05/30/12Macy’s, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 4.2% in May
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 30, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.015 billion for the four weeks ended May 26, 2012, an increase of 4.1 percent compared with total sales of $1.936 billion in the four weeks ended May 28, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy’s, Inc. sales were up 4.2 percent in May 2012 as compared to May 2011. “The momentum in our business continued in May, and came on top of a very strong... 
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05/30/12“Macy’s Great American Chefs Tour” Brings Celebrity Talent from Macy’s Culinary Council to Cities across the Country
Celebrity Chefs, Energetic Events and Fantastic Food Abound During Live Cooking Demonstrations In Cities Nationwide NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 30, 2012-- “Macy’s Great American Chefs Tour” is embarking on a cross-country road trip, pairing the celebrity chefs of Macy’s Culinary Council with live cooking demonstrations, food tastings and a celebration of local culinary talent from coast-to-coast. Renowned chefs from Macy’s Culinary ... 
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05/23/12Macy’s, Inc. Signs Commercial and Investment Agreements with China’s VIPStore
Macy’s will sell private brand goods on Chinese e-commerce site omei.com, become an equity investor in parent company VIPStore Co. Ltd. CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 23, 2012-- Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will sell an assortment of its highly regarded private brand merchandise directly to consumers in China through a Macy’s section on omei.com, a newly established China-based online retailer of in-season luxury and fashion br... 
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05/22/12Calling All Charities! Macy’s Hosts Seventh Annual “Shop For A Cause”
Macy’s helps local charities raise funds and awareness for important causes through annual charity shopping event NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 22, 2012-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) is calling all charities, inviting them to participate in Macy’s seventh annual “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event. Macy’s 2012 Shop For A Cause will take place on Aug. 25, 2012, but charity sign-up begins now. Macy’s Shop For A Cause is a unique one-day-only... 
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05/18/12X Marks the Spot: COMPANION by KAWS Joins the Line-Up of the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
KAWS is the Latest Artist to Join the Parade’s Blue Sky Gallery Series Featuring Contemporary Art Balloons NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 18, 2012-- Ready to put his stamp on another pop culture phenomenon, KAWS joins the balloon line-up of the 86th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. World-renowned artist, KAWS takes to the skies of New York City with a flying giant, the latest entry into the famed holiday spectacle’s Blue Sky Ga... 
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05/18/12Macy’s, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 18, 2012-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable July 2, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2012. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2011 sales of $26.4 billion. The company opera... 
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05/16/12Macy’s Offers Exclusive Collection by NBC’s “Fashion Star” Winner Kara Laricks in More Than 100 Stores and on Macys.com
Shop now for Kara Laricks limited-edition Macy’s collection available in 110 Macy’s stores (complete list at bottom) and on macys.com NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 16, 2012-- During a thrilling one hour finale, Kara Laricks, 38, was named winner of NBC’s exciting, new reality competition “Fashion Star.” Throughout the season, 14 talented designers competed in a series of challenges and eliminations, vying for the ultimate prize to sell one... 
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05/15/12Macy’s Pays Tribute to Brazil with Multifaceted Campaign Launching This Week
Beginning tomorrow, Macy’s is bringing the magic of Brazil to life with exclusive Brazilian-inspired designs, including limited-edition collections by “Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein,” “FALCHI by Falchi” and RACHEL Rachel Roy + Seu Jorge In-store excitement will include thrilling events, rich digital content and experiences, and a savings pass that benefits the Amazon rainforest NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2012-- ... 
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05/09/12Macy's, Inc. Reports First Quarter Earnings of 43 Cents Per Diluted Share, a 43% Increase
CINCINNATI, May 09, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported significantly increased sales and earnings for the first quarter of 2012, the 13-week period ended April 28, 2012. Earnings for the quarter were 43 cents per diluted share, an increase of 43 percent compared with 30 cents per diluted share in the same period last year. "The momentum in our business at Macy's and Bloomingdale's continued to build in the first quarter, with sa... 
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05/08/12Macy's Announces Nicole Richie Exclusive Limited-Edition Collection Available This Fall
Customers can purchase the style-setter's eponymous collection in select stores and on macys.com this September NEW YORK, May 08, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a collaboration with fashion icon, designer and television star, Nicole Richie for a special collection to be carried exclusively by the retailer this fall. Launching in 100 Macy's stores and on macys.com in September, the collection will be a continuation of the ... 
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05/03/12Macy's, Inc. First Quarter Same-Store Sales up 4.4%
Combined March-April same-store sales grow 4.4%, consistent with increased guidance; April same-store sales rise 1.2% CINCINNATI, May 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.928 billion for the four weeks ended April 28, 2012, an increase of 0.4 percent compared with total sales of $1.920 billion in the four weeks ended April 30, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 1.2 percent in Apri... 
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05/01/12Macy's Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
Macy's sets special events programs in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month at nine locations nationwide NEW YORK, May 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --A history of food, music and dance will be celebrated this May at select Macy's (NYSE:M) locations nationwide in honor of contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans. To showcase and celebrate the unique influence of Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy's will host a series of events in nine markets across the country geared towards highlighti... 
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04/25/12Celebrate Mom at Macy's with Thoughtful Gifts That Make Her Day Unforgettable
Give Mom a gift that gives back by joining Macy's "Thank-A-Mom Movement" and register for the chance to win a family vacation from Disney Cruise Line(R) NEW YORK, Apr 25, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Show your love and appreciation for the star woman in your life with gifts from Macy's this Mother's Day! From chic accessories to the latest fashions, Macy's is a one-stop-shopping destination for all your gifting needs. Macy's "Thank-A-Mom Movement" als... 
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04/24/12Macy's to Open New Store in Sarasota, Florida
CINCINNATI, Apr 24, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will open a Macy's store in Sarasota, FL, in fall 2014. The two-level, 160,000-square-foot Macy's will be an anchor of the new Mall at University Town Center, on which construction will begin later this year. In Sarasota, Macy's will offer a full range of apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as housewares, home textiles and luggage. The store is e... 
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04/18/12Dylan Gold Wins the Second Season of "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly"
Log on to facebook.com/macys and watch the San Francisco furniture designer receive the grand prize of a lifetime! NEW YORK, Apr 18, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --During an exciting, one-hour special that aired last night on TLC, Macy's revealed Dylan Gold of San Francisco, CA, as the season two grand prize winner of "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." Viewers tuned-in to watch as entrepreneurs Pat Pilla, Kathleen Selman ... 
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04/17/12Discover "O Mercado, the Market at Macy's," a Curated Shop of Exclusive Brazilian Product
Customers can experience the magical South American country with authentic products available in select stores and on macys.com beginning April 22 Brazil-inspired collections, that include "Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein," "FALCHI by Falchi," Seu Jorge and Rachel Roy for Rachel Rachel Roy, Cecilia Prado and more, available in limited-edition capsules starting in May NEW YORK, Apr 17, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Ma... 
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04/16/12Ciao, Bella! Italian Style Hits Macy's Stores Tomorrow with the Alberta Ferretti Collection for Impulse
Retailer continues to offer designer fashion at affordable prices with the latest limited-edition capsule available April 17 in 185 Macy's stores and on macys.com NEW YORK, Apr 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Beginning tomorrow, style seekers nationwide can line-up to purchase Alberta Ferretti's exclusive, limited-time collection for Macy's, the next designer capsule launching in the retailer's "Impulse" department. An effortlessly chic spring assort... 
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04/09/12"Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly" Winner Revealed in Must-See Special Airing April 17 on TLC
Season two finalists and mentors unveiled, along with special guest celebrity judges: Tommy Hilfiger, Martha Stewart and Marcus Samuelsson NEW YORK, Apr 09, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Today, Macy's (NYSE:M) announced the three finalists who will vie for a shot to take it all in the second season of "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." In an exciting and emotional one-hour special airing on Tuesday, April 17 at 7/6c, viewers can... 
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04/05/12Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Rise 7.3% in March
Company increases guidance, now expects same-store sales to be up 4.3 percent to 4.5 percent in the combined March-April period CINCINNATI, Apr 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.358 billion for the five weeks ended March 31, 2012, an increase of 6.9 percent compared with total sales of $2.206 billion in the five weeks ended April 2, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 7.3 percent in ... 
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04/04/12OH SAY, CAN YOU SING? Macy’s Star Spangled Sing-Off Invites Vocalists to Enter Their Renditions of “The Star Spangled Banner” for a Chance to Accompany Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks® Live from New York’s Hudson River
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 4, 2012-- This spring, Macy’s (NYSE:M) invites America’s most talented vocalists to sing their hearts out and show their patriotism, for the chance to win Macy’s Star Spangled Sing-Off. Beginning Tuesday, April 10, Macy’s kicks-off the search for a vocalist or group to sing the national anthem for the score of the Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks® - Ignite the Night, the nation’s largest Independence Day pyrotech... 
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03/27/12Macy's Culinary Council Updates Its Roster with Top Pastry Chef Johnny Iuzzini
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Macy’s (NYSE:M) Culinary Council welcomes chef Johnny Iuzzini to its elite roster of culinary superstars. One of the nation's most celebrated and innovative pastry chefs, Iuzzini will join notable talents including Emeril Lagasse, Cat Cora, Wolfgang Puck and Marcus Samuelsson on this distinguished team. With accolades including the James Beard Foundation’s award for “Pastry Chef of the Year” and a position as head judge for Top Chef Just Desserts, Iuzzini is a f... 
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03/23/12Paul C. Varga Joins Macy’s, Inc. Board of Directors
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Paul C. Varga, chairman and chief executive officer of Brown-Forman Corporation, has been elected to the Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) board of directors, effective today. “Paul Varga is a dynamic business leader and strategic thinker with an impressive track record in building and marketing global brands,” said Terry J. Lundgren, Macy’s, Inc. chairman, president and chief executive officer. “He will be an important addition to our board as we continue to develop Macy’s an... 
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03/21/12Macy’s, Inc. Outlines Enhanced Focus to Drive Growth Among Millennial Customers
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today outlined a new initiative to grow and develop Macy’s business with customers in the Millennial generation (ages 13 to 30). This is now America’s largest and most diverse generation, spending an estimated $65 billion each year for the type of goods sold at Macy’s. The plan, to be implemented in progressive stages over the next three years, includes a series of steps to significantly enhance Macy’s assortment and shopping experience in mstyl... 
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03/20/12Paradise in the City - Macy’s Flower Show® Presents Brasil: Gardens in Paradise Sunday, March 25 - Sunday, April 7, 2012
Macy’s Downtown Flagships Showcase a Floral Spectacular In New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Minneapolis and San Francisco For the first-time ever, Macy’s Flower Show in New York City will be presented in a magnificent tent on Broadway Plaza NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This spring a beautiful tropical paradise will blossom with majestic flora at the annual Macy’s Flower Show®. Set to bring a floral wonderland filled with brilliant colors, aroma and textures, Brasil: Gardens in Paradise will sh... 
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03/12/12Monumental Makeover in Store for Famous Flagship as Construction of the World’s Largest Shoe Floor Begins March 12
Floor to feature first-ever Coffee, Champagne and Chocolate Bar Macy’s Herald Square Reinvents Itself with Remodel First Phase to Bring Redesigned Store Levels and Entrances by Fall 2012 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s Herald Square (NYSE:M), New York City’s most iconic department store, is undergoing a monumental makeover with the ground-breaking for the World’s Largest Shoe Floor beginning today. With the first phase of a four-year renovation project of the famous flagship now unde... 
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03/07/12Season Two of “Macy’s Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly” Airs April 17 on TLC
The retailer launches “One Million Makeovers” in stores across the country beginning March 6 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 7, 2012-- Season Two of “Macy’s Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly” is underway, and this year’s life-changing experience airs Tuesday, April 17 at 7/6c on TLC. The program will take viewers on an exciting and emotional journey, focusing on three entrepreneurs who are looking to make their professional dr... 
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03/05/12New Show Set to Open on Broadway on March 25: Macy's Flower Show(R) Branches out to Broadway Plaza for the First Time in 38 Years with Renovation of Herald Square Flagship Store
NEW YORK, Mar 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This March the 38th annual Macy's Flower Show(R) literally turns the streets of New York City into a veritable urban jungle as the spring time event moves from its home inside the world-famous flagship store at Herald Square to the outside - on Broadway Plaza. Nestled within the concrete and skyscrapers of midtown, this year's sensory floral salute, Brasil: Gardens in Paradise, presented in a tented display,... 
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03/01/12Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Rise 4.6% in February
CINCINNATI, Mar 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.860 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 25, 2012, an increase of 5.5 percent compared with total sales of $1.763 billion in the four weeks ended Feb. 26, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 4.6 percent in February 2012 as compared to February 2011. Online sales (macys.com and bloomingdales.com combined) were up 31.3 percent in February... 
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02/29/12Macy's Among the First to Launch New Brand Page on Facebook with New Cover Photo and Timeline Features
NEW YORK, Feb 29, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Today in conjunction with fMC, a Facebook event for marketers, Macy's (NYSE: M) unveiled the launch of its new Facebook(R) Page. As one of the first retail brands to shift to Facebook's new Page format, Macy's will share the colorful history of its brand, as well as the company's current news and initiatives, through the more visual and dynamic storytelling of Page timeline. "Storytelling is such an intrinsic par... 
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02/21/12Macy's, Inc. Reports Its Third Consecutive Year of Significant Growth in Sales, Earnings and Cash Flow
Diluted fourth quarter EPS is $1.74, or $1.70 as adjusted; Diluted full-year EPS is $2.92, or $2.88 as adjusted, +36% vs. prior year; Company provides guidance for continued growth in 2012 CINCINNATI, Feb 21, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported its third consecutive year of significantly improved financial performance. Sales, earnings and cash flow for 2011, including the fourth quarter, exceeded... 
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02/20/12Macy's "Thanks for Sharing" and "Believe" Holiday Campaigns Raise $16.7 Million for Charity
Macy's gives back to national and regional charities through annual holiday campaigns NEW YORK, Feb 20, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it has donated $16.7 million to various charitable organizations as a result of its 2011 Thanks For Sharing and Believe holiday campaigns. Organizations across the country, including the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R), the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(R) movement, The Brea... 
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02/13/12doo.ri Collection Launches This Week at Macy's
Shop the limited-time collection on Feb. 15 at 185 Macy's stores and macys.com/impulse NEW YORK, Feb 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This week, Macy's (NYSE:M) will launch its latest designer collection, a collaboration with fresh fashion talent Doo-Ri Chung. Featuring doo.ri's iconic draping and love of lightweight knitwear and mixed fabrications, the "doo.ri for Impulse only at Macy's" collection will be sold in approximately 185 Macy's stores nati... 
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02/06/12Follow Your Heart and Share the Love at Macy's This Valentine's Day
Surprise them with the perfect gift from Macy's and send sweet thoughts on Facebook and Twitter to benefit the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(R) movement, Feb. 1 - 14 NEW YORK, Feb 06, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This Valentine's Day, Macy's (NYSE:M) helps you find the perfect gift for your sweetheart with heartfelt items for every budget. From glittering jewelry to decadent confections and everything in between, ... 
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02/02/12Macy's, Inc. Fiscal 2011 Same-Store Sales Rise 5.3%
In the company's 26th consecutive month of year-over-year sales growth, January same-store sales rise 2.4%; Macy's, Inc. raises Q4 EPS guidance CINCINNATI, Feb 02, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.336 billion for the four weeks ended Jan. 28, 2012, an increase of 2.0 percent compared with total sales of $1.310 billion in the four weeks ended Jan. 29, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales wer... 
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02/01/12Alberta Ferretti Revealed as Next Designer to Collaborate for Macy's Capsule Series
"Alberta Ferretti for Impulse only at Macy's," featuring ultra-feminine silhouettes and vibrant hued pieces, set to launch in select Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com on April 17 NEW YORK, Feb 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the continuation of its successful designer collaboration series with a collection by Alberta Ferretti for its contemporary fashion "Impulse" department. The collection encompasses feminine... 
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02/01/12Macy's, Inc. Announces Executive Management Changes
CINCINNATI, Feb 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of changes to its senior executive leadership team: Ron Klein, Macy's chief stores officer, will retire effective March 31, 2012, after a distinguished retailing career that includes 36 years with the company. He will devote the next two months to a smooth transition of the chief stores officer position. Peter Sachse, Ma... 
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01/31/12Macy's Spotlights the Spirit of Brasil This Spring
The retailer captures the unique culture of one of the world's most talked about destinations to share with customers in stores across the country and on macys.com NEW YORK, Jan 31, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This spring, Macy's (NYSE:M) will enchant customers with a magical journey to one of the most talked about countries on earth, Brasil. From Sao Paulo to Rio, and from the Amazon to Bahia, Macy's tribute campaign aims to capture the spirit of th... 
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01/30/12Macy's Celebrates Black History Month with Special Events Honoring the Legacy of Famed Artist Romare Bearden
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Romare Bearden's birth, select Macy's stores nationwide will highlight some of the artist's most important works via special exhibitions and events NEW YORK, Jan 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This February, a unique American master returns to the spotlight as Macy's (NYSE:M) celebrates Black History Month with special events and exhibits dedicated to famed artist Romare Bearden. In conjunction with ... 
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01/23/12Macy's to "Go Red" for Ninth Year!
A special Wear Red Sale shopping event kicks off the campaign that includes exclusive red dress designs and a Valentine's Day social media campaign, all to fashionably raise funds for the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(R) movement NEW YORK, Jan 23, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) continues to show its love for the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement and will commemorate American Heart Month with the annua... 
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01/10/12Macy's, Inc. Prices $550 Million of 10-Year Senior Notes and $250 Million of 30-Year Senior Notes
CINCINNATI, Jan 10, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $550 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2022 and $250 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2042 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. The 2022 senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 3.875 percent per annum and the 2042 senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.125 perc... 
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01/05/12Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 6.2% in December
Company raises guidance, doubles dividend and increases share repurchase authorization based on strong sales, earnings and cash flow CINCINNATI, Jan 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $4.925 billion for the five weeks ended Dec. 31, 2011, an increase of 6.6 percent compared with total sales of $4.618 billion in the five weeks ended Jan. 1, 2011. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 6.2 percent in ... 
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01/04/12Macy's, Inc. Announces Store Openings and Closings
CINCINNATI, Jan 04, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of store openings and closings as part of the company's normal-course process to selectively prune underperforming locations while also opening new ones to fill gaps in local markets and take advantage of new opportunities at both Macy's and Bloomingdale's. "We continue to be committed to maintaining a healthy portfolio of stores that allows us to focus on growth f... 
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01/03/12“Macy’s Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly” Starts Today!
Nationwide Call for Entries Kicks-off on facebook.com/macys NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2012-- Teaming up once again with America’s favorite lifestyle guru, Macy’s (NYSE:M) today launched the popular “Macy’s Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly.” After the inaugural contest awarded a Wenatchee, WA, teacher a life-changing makeover for her entire family in 2011, this year’s competition will be focused on contestants looking to mak... 
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12/12/11A Shopper's Favorite Returns as Macy's Brings Back 24-Hour Shopping and Extended Store Hours at Select Stores across the Country
NEW YORK, Dec 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Round-the-clock shopping returns for another holiday season as Macy's brings back its "24-hour" stores for three all-nighters beginning Wednesday, Dec. 21. Starting at 7 a.m., 14 Macy's stores will stay open for 83 hours straight for non-stop shopping until Christmas Eve on Saturday, Dec. 24 at 6 p.m. A customer convenience during the hectic holiday season, last minute shoppers will also receive the gift of time at ... 
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12/12/11A Shopper’s Favorite Returns as Macy’s Brings Back 24-Hour Shopping and Extended Store Hours at Select Stores across the Country
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2011-- Round-the-clock shopping returns for another holiday season as Macy’s brings back its “24-hour” stores for three all-nighters beginning Wednesday, Dec. 21. Starting at 7 a.m., 14 Macy’s stores will stay open for 83 hours straight for non-stop shopping until Christmas Eve on Saturday, Dec. 24 at 6 p.m. A customer convenience during the hectic holiday season, last minute shoppers will also receive the gift of ... 
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12/05/11Macy’s National Believe Day Captures the Spirit of the Season
Special elements include “Wishes Across America” with the Make-A-Wish Foundation® and a Double Donation for all letters mailed on December 9 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2011-- Building on the tremendous success of the last two seasons, Macy’s declares the third annual National Believe Day on Friday, Dec. 9. As part of Macy’s much-loved “Believe” campaign, National Believe Day is a pinnacle moment aimed to inspire generos... 
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12/01/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 4.8% in November
CINCINNATI, Dec 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.465 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 26, 2011, an increase of 5.3 percent compared with total sales of $2.341 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 27, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 4.8 percent in November. "A strong Black Friday punctuated our very positive sales performance throughout November at both Macy's and Bloomingdal... 
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11/23/11Shop Macy's at Midnight on Black Friday Plus Get Unbelievable Cyber Monday Savings a Day Early!
Whether starting at midnight on Black Friday or shopping online for Cyber Monday, get great deals at Macy's over this busy shopping weekend! NEW YORK, Nov 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In addition to its midnight opening and great deals for Black Friday, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced special Cyber Monday online offers on hundreds of items for macys.com customers, all available at the touch of your fingertips. For the first time this season, the retailer will lower its free shipping threshold ... 
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11/17/11Justin Bieber Causes Fans to Shriek in Macy's Black Friday Commercial
Fans catch Bieber fever over special savings and midnight opening at Macy's on Black Friday NEW YORK, Nov 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Beginning Tuesday, Macy's (NYSE:M) customers will scream with excitement as the retailer unveils its Black Friday commercial featuring international pop star Justin Bieber. The advertising spot's comical storyline shows the uproarious reaction of fans to the superstar singer as he makes his way to Macy's for its Black Frid... 
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11/15/11Ideology, a New Activewear Brand, to Launch at Macy's with Famed Professional Dancer Cheryl Burke as Face of the Line
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2011-- Ideology, a new brand of activewear, will debut this spring exclusively at Macy’s. The line is designed for the active lifestyle and offers versatile, mix-and-match pieces that combine fashion-forward style with technical features that maximize performance and comfort. Cheryl Burke, renowned professional dancer and two-time winner of Dancing with the Stars, will serve as the face of the new brand. ... 
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11/10/11Macy's Celebrity Tree Auction Wishes You Merry Bidding on Star-Inspired Christmas Trees
14 stars. 14 fantasy trees. Bid on your favorite to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R)! NEW YORK, Nov 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of its Celebrity Tree Auction, an exciting new component of the retailer's fourth annual "Believe" campaign. Powered by leading charity auction website charitybuzz, Macy's Celebrity Tree Auction features 14 fantasy Christmas trees inspired by your favorite Macy's stars including Je... 
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11/09/11Macy's to Open Three New Stores in New York and California
CINCINNATI, Nov 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans for three new Macy's stores, each offering a wide range of merchandise categories. A three-level, 160,000-square-foot Macy's in the Mall at Bay Plaza in The Bronx borough of New York City to open in fall 2013 or spring 2014. This new store will be built as part of Prestige Properties' expansion of Bay Plaza Shopping Center, which serves shoppers al... 
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11/09/11Macy's, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 32 Cents Per Diluted Share
Company increases full-year earnings guidance to a range of $2.70 to $2.75 per diluted share CINCINNATI, Nov 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported strong third quarter earnings that reflect ongoing sales growth and success in implementing the company's key business strategies. Earnings were 32 cents per diluted share for the third quarter of 2011, ended Oct. 29, 2011. This compares with earnings of 2 cents per diluted share in last year's third quarter, or 8 cents p... 
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11/03/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 2.2% in October
CINCINNATI, Nov 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $1.842 billion for the four weeks ended Oct. 29, 2011, an increase of 2.0 percent compared with total sales of $1.806 billion in the four weeks ended Oct. 30, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 2.2 percent in October. (Editor's Note: Macy's, Inc. this morning also issued a separate news release announcing a new Bloomingdale's store loca... 
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11/03/11Bloomingdale's to Open New Store in Glendale, California
CINCINNATI, Nov 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced plans for a new full-line Bloomingdale's to open in Glendale Galleria in Glendale, CA, in fall 2013. The 120,000-square-foot store on two levels will headline an upscale redevelopment of the center being planned by its owner, General Growth Properties. The top two floors of the former Mervyn's location will be entirely remodeled by Bloomingdale's into a sophisticated ups... 
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11/02/1185 Years of Wonder
The 85th Anniversary Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R) Returns to Kick-off the Holidays with Its Giant Helium Balloons, Floats of Fancy, Marching Bands, Celebrities, Performance Groups and the One-and-Only Santa Claus Performers this year include Rodney Atkins, Mary J. Blige, Cobra Starship, Neil Diamond, Cee Lo Green, Avril Lavigne, Scotty McCreery, Daniel Radcliffe and the cast of Broadway's How to Succeed in Business Witho... 
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11/02/11Macy's Introduces Augmented Reality Experience in Stores across Country as Part of Its 2011 "Believe" Campaign
New elements of the annual campaign benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) include technology that brings "Yes, Virginia" characters to life and a one-of-a-kind celebrity tree auction NEW YORK, Nov 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of "Believe," the retailer's annual national holiday effort to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Building on the campaign's unprecedented success collecting more than four milli... 
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11/01/11Macy's Unveils Unprecedented Remodel of Herald Square Flagship Store in New York City
Four-year reinvention will make Macy's Herald Square the world's most exciting, interesting and technologically advanced department store; work to begin in early spring 2012 NEW YORK, Nov 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today unveiled an unprecedented, multi-year renovation that will reinvent and elevate the shopping experience at Macy's flagship store at Herald Square in New York City. The project will fortify Macy's Herald Square as o... 
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10/31/11Macy's Announces First-Ever Midnight Opening for Black Friday
Stay up Late Then Come in Early! Macy's Black Friday Specials and Earlier-Than-Ever Store Opening Kick off the 2011 Holiday Shopping Season Doors open at midnight for post-Thanksgiving-dinner savings and exclusive Justin Bieber fragrance gift set purchase with a give back to the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) NEW YORK, Oct 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE: M) will offer incredible sales and, for the first time, midnight store openings* across the co... 
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10/28/11Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Oct 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 10 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Jan. 3, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 15, 2011. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2010 sales of $25 billion. The company operates about 850 depart... 
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10/26/11Macy's Launches mBLOG, a New Online Destination for Fashion, Beauty, Home and Lifestyle Editorial
mBLOG provides consumers with fresh content from Macy's experts and popular bloggers including Fashionista.com and FoodRepublic.com NEW YORK, Oct 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of mBLOG, an online destination offering the ultimate insider's guide to fashion, beauty, home and lifestyle news and trends at macys.com/mblog. In addition to updates from Macy's experts, the site integrates exciting content into the fashio... 
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10/24/11Giambattista Valli Collection Launches This Week at Macy's
Be the first to shop the limited-time collection on Oct. 26 at select Macy's stores and macys.com/impulse NEW YORK, Oct 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This Wednesday, Macy's (NYSE:M) will debut the new Giambattista Valli collection, the fourth in the retailer's series of limited-edition, designer capsules created exclusively for its Impulse department. Fêted for his effortless glamour, versatility and innate sense of "what women want," Giambattista Valli's ... 
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10/19/11Doo-Ri Announced as First Designer Collaboration for Macy's 2012 Capsule Collection Series
Continuing the popular series that began in 2011, the limited-time collection launches in select Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com beginning Feb. 15 NEW YORK, Oct 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced Doo-Ri Chung as the next acclaimed fashion designer to take part in the designer capsule collection series for the retailer's contemporary fashion 'Impulse' department. In its second year, Macy's capsule initiative will continu... 
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10/12/11It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year to Shop Brilliant Gifts for One and All at Macy's
As America's favorite holiday shopping destination, Macy's makes magic with exclusive and affordable gifts for everyone on your list NEW YORK, Oct 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Once again this holiday season, Macy's (NYSE:M) is your shopping destination for gifts galore, holiday décor and so much more! Customers can enjoy colorful themed shops, stylish "Gifts from our Stars" and fun "Gift Shop"-branded spaces filled with magical ideas for everyone on their... 
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10/06/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 4.9% in September
CINCINNATI, Oct 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.298 billion for the five weeks ended Oct. 1, 2011, an increase of 5.3 percent compared with total sales of $2.181 billion in the five weeks ended Oct. 2, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 4.9 percent in September. "We continued to see a strong sales trend in September at both Macy's and Bloomingdale's. Our sales performed well both i... 
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09/29/11Retail 101 With Macy's
"The Workshop at Macy's", the retailer's minority- and women-owned business development program, returns to identify and foster up-and-coming vendors Applications are now being accepted for second Workshop at Macy's NEW YORK, Sep 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --After a highly successful inaugural edition this past spring, Macy's (NYSE:M) innovative business of fashion program, The Workshop at Macy's, returns to mentor and foster growth for a new class of up-a... 
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09/29/11"The Macy's Culinary Council Thanksgiving & Holiday Cookbook" Celebrates Magical Menus and America's Favorite Parade
Macy's Culinary Council chefs share Thanksgiving and holiday recipes in tribute to the 85th anniversary of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R) NEW YORK, Sep 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This holiday season, Macy's (NYSE:M) team of celebrated chefs are sharing their favorite recipes in "The Macy's Culinary Council Thanksgiving & Holiday Cookbook." Filled with pages of delicious photographs and entertaining tips, the cookbook contains recipes from ... 
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09/28/11Macy's, Inc. to Accelerate Adoption of RFID Technology
CINCINNATI, Sep 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that its Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores are adopting RFID (radio frequency identification) technology on an accelerated timeline to more precisely manage item-level merchandise inventories. By the third quarter of 2012, the company expects to begin using RFID in all stores nationwide to count size-intensive "replenishment goods" - those items regularly stocked and automatica... 
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09/27/11Pink, Pretty & Powerful!
Macy's and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation(R) Issue a Pink Slip to Breast Cancer NEW YORK, Sep 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This October, women -- survivors and those affected by breast cancer -- will be unified and beautified by the power of pink, as they recognize the importance of breast cancer awareness month. Macy's, America's Department Store, and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation(R) (BCRF) will once again join forces to draw attention, ra... 
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09/26/11Macy's, Inc. to Hire 78,000 Seasonal Associates in 2011
CINCINNATI, Sep 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today said it plans to hire approximately 78,000 seasonal associates for its Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores, call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers nationwide for the 2011 holiday season. The hiring plan represents an increase of about 4 percent from the approximately 75,000 seasonal associates hired for last year's holiday season. "We always hire aggressivel... 
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09/15/11Macy's Kicks Off Ninth Annual National Thanks For Sharing Campaign
Macy's 2011 holiday rewards program runs through Dec. 31, 2011 MIAMI, Sep 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This week, Macy's (NYSE:M) kicked off its ninth annual national Thanks For Sharing holiday rewards program, which allows customers to give back to charities in their communities when they enroll in the program at their favorite Macy's store or on macys.com/thanksforsharing. Thanks For Sharing has supported communities nationwide with donations of more than ... 
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09/14/11The Macy's Parade Reveals Its Star Elf
Keith Lapinig of Queens, NY, Wins Nationwide Contest to Design an Elf Balloon for the 85th Anniversary Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R) NEW YORK, Sep 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --After a nationwide hunt and incredibly artistic submissions stemming from Alaska to Florida, today Macy's (NYSE:M) reveals the winning design of the first-ever Macy's Great American Elf Adventure. This summer, in celebration of the upcoming 85th anniversary of Macy's Tha... 
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09/13/11New Technologies Enhance Service, Convenience and Customer Engagement at Macy's and Bloomingdale's
CINCINNATI, Sep 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today outlined a series of technology-related innovations being launched or piloted in its stores and online sites as part of the company's omnichannel strategy to drive sales growth at Macy's and Bloomingdale's. These innovations are designed to engage customers and to make their shopping experience more convenient, fun and interesting. "As we build our culture of growth at Macy's, Inc.... 
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09/13/11Macy's Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy's partners with Latina Magazine and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund for special events, incredible internships and model searches nationwide to celebrate Latino culture and accomplishments NEW YORK, Sep 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This fall, Macy's celebrates Latino-Americans with partners Latina magazine, the nation's leading beauty/fashion and lifestyle brand for acculturated Latinas, and the Hispanic Scholarship... 
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09/01/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 5.0% in August
Company resumed share repurchases with excess cash in August CINCINNATI, Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.716 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 27, 2011, an increase of 4.9 percent compared with total sales of $1.636 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 28, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 5.0 percent in August. "We are very pleased with our August sales results, especially ... 
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08/30/11Karl Lagerfeld Capsule Collection Launches This Week at Macy's
Be the first to shop the limited-time collection on Aug. 31 at 235 Macy's stores and macys.com/impulse NEW YORK, Aug 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Tomorrow, Macy's will unveil the new exclusive Karl Lagerfeld capsule collection in the retailer's Impulse department. The third capsule in the retailer's series of exclusive, designer collections, "Karl Lagerfeld for Impulse Only at Macy's," features limited-edition women's apparel pieces reminiscent of the des... 
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08/26/11Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Aug 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 10 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Oct. 3, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 15, 2011. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2010 sales of $25 billion. The company operates about 850 depar... 
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08/19/11Macy's Hosts Sixth Annual Shop For A Cause
Customers give $5 to local charities and receive special Macy's 25 percent discount saving pass NEW YORK, Aug 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced its sixth annual Shop For A Cause charity shopping event, which has raised more than $38 million for local charities across the country since 2006. Macy's Shop For A Cause is a unique one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities' fundraising efforts. More than 8,000 cha... 
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08/18/11Macy's Confirms Giambattista Valli as the Next Designer to Launch a Capsule Collection for Its "Impulse" Department
Designs will be available for a limited time in select Macy's stores and macys.com beginning Oct. 26 NEW YORK, Aug 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced Giambattista Valli as the fourth designer in its collaboration series to create a capsule collection for the retailer's fashion "Impulse" department later this fall. Known for extravagant designs and great party dresses, the collection will be Valli's first foray into affordable fas... 
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08/11/11Macy's mstylelab Tour Debuts This Fall with Free Concert Series
15 city U.S. tour to feature Dev, The Ready Set, Motion City Soundtrack, Soulja Boy and more NEW YORK, Aug 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This fall, Macy's mstylelab is set to kick-off its second annual mstylelab Concert Tour, bringing intimate performances from top musicians to select Macy's stores across the country. All events will be free and open to the public at the mstylelab lounge in 15 Macy's stores nationwide. Participating artists include Dev, Th... 
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08/10/11Macy's, Inc. Reports Earnings of 55 Cents Per Diluted Share for the Second Quarter, an Increase of 57%
Q2 sales, earnings and cash flow exceed expectations; company raises full-year guidance CINCINNATI, Aug 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 55 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2011, ended July 30, 2011. This represents a 57 percent increase in earnings per share from earnings of 35 cents per diluted share in the second quarter of 2010. Sales, operating income, net income and cash flow all exceeded... 
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08/09/11GET IT. DESIGN IT. PARADE IT. Macy's Great American Elf Adventure Begins August 9 in Celebration of the 85th Anniversary of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R)
Find a Macy's Parade Elf across the country from Aug. 9 through Aug. 24, give it a new look and enter your creation at Facebook.com/Macys for the chance to win a trip for four to New York City and see it soar in the legendary holiday spectacle NEW YORK, Aug 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) magical elves are appearing by the thousands in cities across the country in celebration of the upcoming 85th anniversary of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(... 
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08/08/11Macy's Backstage Pass Returns This Fall to Enhance the Consumer Shopping Experience via Mobile Technology
Macy's custom-designed QR codes are once again set to inspire and deliver engaging trend and fashion tips from Macy's stable of star designers including Kenneth Cole, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Rachel Roy, Jessica Simpson and Martha Stewart New elements of the campaign include a celebrity television spot, as well as chances to win daily shopping sprees of up to $500 NEW YORK, Aug 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This season, Macy's (NYSE:M) mo... 
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08/04/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 5.0% in July
Second quarter same-store sales rise 6.4%, exceed expectations CINCINNATI, Aug 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.612 billion for the four weeks ended July 30, 2011, an increase of 5.7 percent compared with total sales of $1.525 billion in the four weeks ended July 31, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 5.0 percent in July. "Our July sales performance once again exceeded our expectations a... 
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08/02/11Bar III Bedding Line Launches Exclusively at Macy's
Contemporary textile collection pairs affordable modern design and mix-and-match patterns NEW YORK, Aug 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of exclusive bedding line Bar III. Now available in 100 Macy's stores and on macys.com, the modern and versatile collection follows on the heels of successful spring 2011 debuts of women's and men's fashion collections of the same name and sensibility. Affordably priced from $40-$25... 
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07/21/11Karl Lagerfeld Set to Design Next Capsule Collection for Macy's "Impulse" Department
Be the first to shop the limited-time collection on Aug. 31 at 235 Macy's stores and on macys.com NEW YORK, Jul 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today revealed details regarding its collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld for a capsule collection set to launch in Macy's "Impulse" departments this fall. Featuring limited-edition women's apparel pieces reminiscent of the designer's signature style, "Karl Lagerfeld for Impulse Only at Macy's" will... 
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07/18/11Macy's is the Back-to-School Destination for New Brands, Educational Activities and Give Back Programs
Educate, activate and enjoy this back-to-school season with volunteerism programs, regional Spelling Bees and more! NEW YORK, Jul 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) is the place for back-to-school, announcing today several exciting new initiatives headlining the retailer's annual offering of exclusive fashion brands, family-oriented activities and charitable partnerships with Reading Is Fundamental(R), DoSomething.org(R) and the new online web... 
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07/07/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 6.7% in June
CINCINNATI, Jul 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.392 billion for the five weeks ended July 2, 2011, an increase of 7.5 percent compared with total sales of $2.226 billion in the five weeks ended July 3, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 6.7 percent in June. "Sales growth in June exceeded our expectations. Once again, the growth came from across the company - Macy's and Bloomingdale's store... 
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06/27/11The Magic of Macy's Goes International
Beginning June 27, macys.com launches shipping services to 91 nations worldwide NEW YORK, Jun 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Today, Macy's (NYSE:M) announces the launch of international shipping on its e-commerce site, macys.com, to 91 countries in Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, North and South America. With the commencement of overseas shipping, macys.com's international customers will be able to shop a broad assortment of... 
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06/21/11Calling All Foodies: Hit the Road with "Macy's Chefs A-Go-Go"
Macy's Culinary Council chefs jump on board for a cross-country food truck tour NEW YORK, Jun 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Today Macy's announced the kick-off of "Macy's Chefs A-Go-Go," a national food truck tour showcasing Macy's Culinary Council (MCC). Rolling into cities nationwide, Macy's first-ever food truck tour will feature a MCC chef at each stop, including Cat Cora, Todd English and Marcus Samuelsson, cooking his or her favorite summertime recip... 
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06/20/11Macy's, Inc. Signs Bank Credit Agreement
CINCINNATI, Jun 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it has entered into a $1.5 billion bank credit agreement that will mature on June 20, 2015. It replaces a previous $2 billion facility which was set to mature on August 30, 2012. Joint lead arrangers for the new agreement are J. P. Morgan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse, U.S. Bank and Wells Fargo. "Because of our strong cash flow and improved balance sheet, we were able to enter into a bank agr... 
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06/20/11Macy's Introduces Collection of GoodWeave Certified Rugs
NEW YORK, Jun 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) announced today a new exclusive collection of decorative area rugs that have been certified by GoodWeave(TM), an international nonprofit organization that works to ensure rugs made by hand in Nepal and India are free of child labor. The GoodWeave collection, including 20 styles available in various sizes, will be carried in select Macy's stores in New York and New Jersey (complete list at bottom). ... 
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06/08/11Macy's Makes Father's Day Wishes Come True
For work or play, Macy's has exciting gifts that Dad will love this Father's Day NEW YORK, Jun 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Father's Day, Macy's is the place to shop for a variety of gifts that take Dad from the boardroom to the backyard. With everything from the most up-to-date fashion to the latest gadgets, you'll be sure to put a smile on his face. Macy's is your one-stop shopping destination for exciting and affordable gifts for every Dad on your list. "Macy's makes shopping for the... 
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06/02/11Macy's Celebrates Pride + Joy
Macy's marks Pride Month celebrations with special nationwide initiatives including sponsorship and participation in Pride parades, special Human Rights Campaign merchandise shops and celebrity appearances by Johnny Weir, "RuPaul's Drag Race" stars Pandora Boxx and Alexis Mateo, and "Real Housewives of Atlanta" breakout star Miss Lawrence NEW YORK, Jun 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --It's about Pride + Joy at Macy's this June, as the retailer joins m... 
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06/01/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 7.4% in May
CINCINNATI, Jun 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.937 billion for the four weeks ended May 28, 2011, an increase of 8.5 percent compared with total sales of $1.786 billion in the four weeks ended May 29, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 7.4 percent in May. "We continued to see very strong sales results in May as every Macy's stores region, Bloomingdale's stores, macys.com and bloomingdales.com all met or exceeded our aggre... 
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05/26/113.5-Megawatt SunPower System Dedicated at Macy's Arizona Fulfillment Center
Expected to Provide 70 Percent of Center's Electricity Demand GOODYEAR, Ariz., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Macy's, Inc., SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB), and Arizona Public Service (APS) today dedicated a 3.5–megawatt solar power system at the Macy's online fulfillment center in Goodyear, Ariz. "At Macy's, Inc., we believe that contributing to a more sustainable environment is good business practice and the right thing to do for future generations.  Our comprehensive approach invol... 
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05/24/11Macy's, Inc. Contributes to Tornado, Flood Disaster Relief
CINCINNATI, May 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a $100,000 cash contribution to the American Red Cross disaster relief fund to assist victims of tornados and floods this spring in Missouri, Alabama, Louisiana and other states. In addition, the Macy's Foundation, though its Matching Gift program, will match dollar-for-dollar all employee contributions of $25 or more to the American Red Cross and other qualified U.S.-bas... 
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05/24/11America Names Amy Ferrell of Wenatchee, Washington Winner of "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly"
Log-on to www.facebook.com/macys and watch Amy receive the grand prize of a lifetime! NEW YORK, May 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- From more than 19,000 entries to one winner, today Macy's announced Amy Ferrell of Wenatchee, WA, takes home the grand prize in "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." After months of makeovers, hometown challenges, viral videos and thousands of supporters, Amy has secured her place as the ultimate winner of $1 million plus products, services and experie... 
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05/23/11Macy's to Open Two New Stores in the Chicago and Milwaukee Markets
CINCINNATI, May 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will open two new Macy's stores - one each in the Chicago and Milwaukee markets. Both are in shopping centers being redeveloped by Simon Property Group. A one-level, 140,000-square foot Macy's in Gurnee Mills in Gurnee, IL, will open in spring 2013. A former Circuit City store in this center will be razed, with a new Macy's built in its place as part of an updating and upgrading of Gurnee Mills. A two-le... 
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05/11/11Macy's, Inc. Reports First Quarter Earnings of 30 Cents Per Diluted Share
Company doubles quarterly dividend, raises FY2011 sales and earnings guidance CINCINNATI, May 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported strong sales, earnings and cash flow for the first quarter of 2011. Earnings for the quarter were 30 cents per diluted share, compared with 5 cents per diluted share last year. The company also announced today that its board of directors has doubled the quarterly dividend on Macy's common stock to 10 cents per share. The dividend of 1... 
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05/09/11Two Remaining Contestants Revealed as "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover" Semi-Finalists
Beginning May 9 log-on to www.facebook.com/macys to choose who will win the ultimate fairytale makeover with style expert Clinton Kelly NEW YORK, May 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --After 19,000 applications from across the country, eight incredible makeovers and eight captivating weeks of viral campaigning, today Macy's (NYSE:M) announced the final two contestants competing for the life-changing "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." A ... 
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05/05/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 10.8% in April
Company exceeds expectations with 5.3% same-store sales growth in March-April and 5.4% same-store sales growth in Q1 CINCINNATI, May 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.924 billion for the four weeks ended April 30, 2011, an increase of 10.9 percent compared with total sales of $1.735 billion in the four weeks ended May 1, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 10.8 percent in April. This exceeds guidance for April sales to be up... 
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05/03/11Macy's Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
Macy's sets special events programs in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month at select locations nationwide NEW YORK, May 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A history of achievement, drive and excellence will be celebrated this May at Macy's locations nationwide in honor of contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans. To showcase and celebrate the unique influence of Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy's will host a series of events in seven markets across the country geared towards highlightin... 
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04/26/11Macy's Makes Mom the Star This Mother's Day with Gifts That Say "Thank You" All Year Long
Join Macy's "Thank a Mom" movement by sending a free, personalized Facebook message and Macy's will donate $5, up to a total of $400,000, to your choice of five mom-approved charities NEW YORK, Apr 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Mother's Day, Macy's (NYSE:M) has fresh, new gift ideas for every mom on your list, plus say "thanks" online and Macy's will donate to one of five mom-approved charities in Mom's honor! From sparkling jewels that light up her eyes to perfumes that sweeten her wris... 
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04/25/11Three New Bloomingdale's Outlet Stores to Open
CINCINNATI, Apr 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced locations for three new Bloomingdale's Outlet stores to open in fall 2011. They will join the first four Bloomingdale's Outlet stores opened in fall 2010 as the concept was launched. Stores will open in the following shopping centers with an upscale outlet store focus: Miromar Outlets, Estero, FL (25,000 square feet; opening planned for September 2011); Wrentham Village Premium Outlets, Wrentham, MA (24,0... 
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04/21/11Macy's, Inc. Announces New Sustainability Actions
Next steps include adopting black hangers, piloting electric vehicle charging stations, joining Recyclebank, and continuing solar power and LED light bulb programs CINCINNATI, Apr 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of new steps in its ongoing drive to operate more sustainably and to make a meaningful difference in improving the environment. "Our company has embraced the principles of sustainability, and we con... 
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04/12/11Matthew Williamson Capsule Collection Launches Tomorrow Only at Macy's
On April 13, Macy's unveils the latest limited-edition, designer capsule collection in approximately 225 stores and on macys.com NEW YORK, Apr 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tomorrow, Macy's (NYSE:M) will debut "Matthew Williamson for Impulse Only at Macy's," the second designer in the retailer's new capsule series effort. Known for his luxury fashion house and distinctive bold print and color choices, Matthew's vision brings an ultra-feminine, bohemian 70s-style to this 30-piece collection that... 
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04/07/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 0.9% in March
Company raises guidance for combined March-April sales CINCINNATI, Apr 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.207 billion for the five weeks ended April 2, 2011, an increase of 1.6 percent compared with total sales of $2.172 billion in the five weeks ended April 3, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 0.9 percent in March. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc.'s sales totaled $3.969 billion, up 3.4 percent from total sales of $3.8... 
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03/28/11Macy's and Bobbi Brown Team Up for Beauty That Gives Back
Exclusive product at Macy's helps raise funds and awareness for Dress for Success(R) NEW YORK, Mar 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As a makeup artist, Bobbi Brown knows how much a woman's appearance can be associated with her self-worth. And for many disadvantaged women reentering the work force, it may be difficult to look the part. To help low income women with both professional appearance and career development tools, this spring Macy's and Bobbi Brown Cosmetics are proud to support Dress For ... 
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03/21/11Macy's, Inc. Contributes to Japan Disaster Relief Efforts
Product partnership with Polo Ralph Lauren will support fundraising CINCINNATI, Mar 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a three-part contribution to international relief efforts in Japan following the disastrous earthquakes and tsunami. Together, these contributions have the potential to raise more than $1 million for this important humanitarian cause. Macy's, Inc. will make a corporate contribution of $100,000 in cash to the American Red Cross for earthqua... 
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03/17/11"Martha Stewart Collection(TM) by Serta" Launches Exclusively at Macy's
NEW YORK, Mar 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of "Martha Stewart Collection by Serta," a mattress line available exclusively at Macy's. Renowned for her distinctive and exquisitely designed home essentials, Martha Stewart has teamed with premium mattress manufacturer, Serta, to create a collection of twelve mattress styles that offer superior quality, style and value. "The 'Martha Stewart Collection by Serta' line offers impeccable comfort and expertly en... 
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03/15/11"Towers of Flowers" Take Macy's Flower Show(R) to New Heights
SUNDAY, MARCH 27 - SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011 MACY'S FLAGSHIPS IN NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA, CHICAGO, MINNEAPOLIS AND SAN FRANCISCO For the first-time ever, Macy's will begin a floral tradition at its Metro Center store in Washington, DC with the opening of MACY'S CHERRY BLOSSOM SHOW -In celebration of the traditional spring wedding season, Macy's Flower Show will pay tribute to the upcoming nuptials of Prince William with special Royal Wedding-themed table top displays featuring the Lenox(R) and M... 
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03/14/11Matthew Williamson Revealed as Next Designer for Macy's Capsule Collection Series
"Matthew Williamson for Impulse only at Macy's" includes covetable color and print ready-to-wear pieces that will launch in select Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com beginning April 13 NEW YORK, Mar 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced Matthew Williamson as the second acclaimed fashion designer to take part in the designer capsule collection series for the retailer's contemporary fashion Impulse department. Launched in February 2011 with Kinder Aggugini, the seri... 
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03/03/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 5.8% in February
CINCINNATI, Mar 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.765 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 26, 2011, an increase of 5.9 percent compared with total sales of $1.667 billion in the four weeks ended Feb. 27, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 5.8 percent in February. Online sales (macys.com and bloomingdales.com combined) were up 30.9 percent in February. Online sales are included in the same-store sales calculation for Macy's... 
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03/02/11Macy's Culinary Council Adds Marc Forgione to Elite Chef Roster
NEW YORK, Mar 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Macy's (NYSE:M) announced Marc Forgione as the latest chef to join the Macy's Culinary Council (MCC), a team of talented and distinguished chefs who serve to inspire the way Macy's customers shop, cook and eat at home. Forgione, who was recently crowned season three winner of Food Network's TheNext Iron Chef, will kick-off his new position on Macy's Culinary Council with an in-store cooking demonstration at Macy's Chicago on State Street on March ... 
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03/01/11Macy's Reveals Million Dollar Makeover Finalists
Eight contestants will compete for a chance to win "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly," beginning March 7 NEW YORK, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The path to personal reinvention officially begins today as Macy's announces eight contestants who will vie for a chance to win "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." After launching in late December with a nationwide call for entries, eight finalists have been selected from more than 19,000 applications representing ... 
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02/25/11Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Feb 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable April 1, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2011. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2010 sales of $25 billion. The company operates about 850 department stores in 45 states, the District of... 
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02/24/11Macy's Gives Shoppers a Backstage Pass to Learn about the Latest Must-Haves and Spring Trends via Mobile Technology
Macy's customizes emerging mobile technology including QR codes and SMS to deliver engaging consumer-oriented video content from the retailer's stable of star designers including Bobbi Brown, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Greg Norman, Rachel Roy, Irina Shabayeva and Martha Stewart NEW YORK, Feb 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This spring, Macy's helps customers unlock magical moments in-store when they scan a code or send a text message with Macy's Backstage Pass. A groundbrea... 
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02/22/11Macy's, Inc. Reports Double-Digit Earnings Growth for Fourth Quarter and FY2010
Diluted fourth quarter EPS is $1.55, or $1.59 as adjusted; Diluted full-year EPS is $1.98, or $2.11 as adjusted; Company expects further improvement in 2011 as culture of growth develops CINCINNATI, Feb 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported significantly improved results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2010. The company also provided initial guidance that anticipates further growth in sales and earnings in 2011, which reflects the continued benefits from consi... 
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02/14/11Macy's New Designer Capsule Collection Series Launches Tomorrow with Kinder Aggugini
"Kinder Aggugini for Impulse only at Macy's" to be sold for a limited time in approximately 225 stores nationwide and at macys.com, beginning February 15 NEW YORK, Feb 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tomorrow Macy's (NYSE:M) will unveil the first line in its designer collaboration series launching with Kinder Aggugini, whose collection will be available for a limited time at approximately 225 Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com. Former ghost designer for some of the world's most notable lux... 
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02/10/11Rachel Bilson Launches "Edie Rose Home" Exclusively at Macy's
"Edie Rose Home" pairs style and whimsy in eclectic and affordable tabletop collection NEW YORK, Feb 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's today announced the launch of "Edie Rose Home," an exclusive tabletop collection designed by actress and fashionista, Rachel Bilson. The style icon can add houseware designer to her resume with the debut of her feminine and fresh tabletop line now available at select Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com. Bilson's passion for home furnishing dates back ... 
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02/09/11Macy's "Thanks For Sharing" and "Believe" Holiday Campaigns Raise Unprecedented $16.25 Million for Charity
Macy's gives back to national and regional charities through annual holiday campaigns NEW YORK, Feb 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it has donated $16.25 million to various charitable organizations as a result of its 2010 Thanks For Sharing and Believe holiday campaigns. Organizations across the country, including the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R), the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(R) movement and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation(R), along wit... 
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02/03/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 2.6% in January
CINCINNATI, Feb 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.310 billion for the four weeks ended Jan. 29, 2011, an increase of 4.6 percent compared with total sales of $1.253 billion in the four weeks ended Jan. 30, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 2.6 percent in January. For the 13-week fourth quarter of fiscal 2010, Macy's, Inc.'s sales totaled $8.270 billion, up 5.4 percent from total sales of $7.849 billion for the final 13 week... 
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01/27/11Gestures of Love Made Big and Small, at Macy's This Valentine's Day
Macy's has the perfect gift for your greatest love, plus pen your sweetest thoughts on Facebook to benefit the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement(R), February 6 - 14 NEW YORK, Jan 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Valentine's Day, Macy's (NYSE:M) helps you find the perfect token of love for anyone who has captured your heart, offering unlimited gift ideas for every budget. Set the mood for love with heartfelt ideas from Macy's grab-and-go "Gift Shops" that feature afforda... 
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01/25/11You Asked, We Listened - Free Shipping Everyday at Macy's
Beginning January 26, macys.com launches free shipping everyday on purchases of $99 or more, with no end date and no promotional codes required NEW YORK, Jan 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shopping online for the perfect gift or the season's next must-have items just got easier at Macy's (NYSE:M). Beginning Jan. 26, 2011, macys.com will launch free shipping everyday on purchases of $99 or more and $8 flat fee shipping for orders less than $99 (with some exclusions). Featuring a broad assortmen... 
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01/19/11From Fashion to Facebook, Macy's Celebrates Seventh Year as National Sponsor of the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(R) Movement
Exclusive Designs by Tommy Hilfiger and Irina Shabayeva for INC, "Find Your Magic, Follow Your Heart" Social Media Campaign and Annual Wear Red Sale Fashionably Raise Funds for the AHA NEW YORK, Jan 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This February, everyone across the country will have the opportunity to show their true colors as they make it their mission to fight women's heart disease on National Wear Red Day - Friday, Feb. 4. As the kickoff to American Heart Month, shoppers and supporters can ad... 
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01/11/11Class is in Session at Macy's
Macy's announces its first business development program, "The Workshop at Macy's" set to identify and foster growth in minority- and women-owned businesses The Workshop at Macy's has begun accepting applications for inaugural classes NEW YORK, Jan 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In an effort to help bolster up-and-coming enterprises, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the creation of a one-of-a-kind program covering the business of fashion - The Workshop at Macy's. Setting the stage for retail busi... 
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01/06/11Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 3.9% in December
CINCINNATI, Jan 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $4.619 billion for the five weeks ended Jan. 1, 2011, an increase of 4.5 percent compared with total sales of $4.422 billion in the five weeks ended Jan. 2, 2010. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 3.9 percent in December. Same-store sales for the combined November/December holiday selling period were up 4.6 percent. "Sales in December were strong at both Macy's and Bloomingdale's, co... 
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01/04/11Macy's, Inc. to Expand E-Commerce Organization
Approximately 725 new positions being added in New York, San Francisco and Atlanta to support continued growth at macys.com and bloomingdales.com CINCINNATI, Jan 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of organizational expansions, totaling approximately 725 new positions over the next two years, to support the growth of macys.com and bloomingdales.com. The company's fast-growing online businesses are being fueled by an omnichannel strategy that allows custo... 
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12/28/10Feel Like a Million Bucks! Macy's Announces the "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly"
Nationwide Call for Entries Kicks-off on facebook.com/macys NEW YORK, Dec 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the new year's high season of personal reinvention approaches, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of its "Macy's Million Dollar Makeover with Clinton Kelly." Awarding one winner the makeover of a lifetime, Macy's Million Dollar Makeover will host a nationwide call for entries throughout the month of Jan., from which eight contestants will be selected for a Clinton Kelly makeover. T... 
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12/20/10Round-the-Clock Shopping Starts at 7 A.M. on December 21 as 14 Macy's Stores Stay Open for 24-Hours Till Christmas Eve
Nine NY, NJ, IL, CA and MA Stores Extend Hours until 2 A.M. NEW YORK, Dec 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- 83-hours of non-stop shopping start on Tuesday, December 21 at 7 a.m. as Macy's opens its doors and keeps 14 stores open round-the-clock until 6 p.m., December 24, Christmas Eve. A shopper's favorite for five years, Macy's 24-hour stores make the holidays merrier as the homestretch of the gift-giving season nears. Overnight and extended hours at select city and mall stores in the New York/N... 
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12/13/10Macy's, Inc. to Build New Fulfillment Center near Martinsburg, West Virginia, to Support Continued Growth in Online Business
CINCINNATI, Dec 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will build a major new fulfillment center near Martinsburg in Berkeley County, WV, to support the continued growth of its online business. The site is located strategically along I-81, about 80 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. Construction on the 1.3 million-square-foot facility is expected to begin in spring 2011, with operations beginning in April 2012 and order s... 
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12/09/10The Star Attraction -Macy's is the # 1 U.S. Department Store Retailer Among International Visitors
New International Shopping Survey conducted in partnership with Shop America Alliance and the U.S. Department of Commerce Identifies the power of U.S. Brands among International Shoppers who are visiting from the Top 5 Tourism Growth Markets including Australia, Brazil, China, India and Korea NEW YORK, Dec 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --For more than 150 years, Macy's (NYSE:M) has brought the world unparalleled fashion, value and magical experiences. ... 
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12/06/10Macy's Makes Special Wishes Come True on National Believe Day, December 10
New efforts this year include "Wishes Across America" with the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) and a Believe Double Donation Day NEW YORK, Dec 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- For the second straight year, Macy's is celebrating generosity and giving throughout the holiday season by declaring December 10 as National Believe Day. As part of Macy's 'Believe' campaign, National Believe Day aims to inspire Americans to embrace the spirit of goodwill, while spreading the holiday season's message through chari... 
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12/02/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 6.1% in November
Company Raises Q4 Sales and Earnings Guidance CINCINNATI, Dec 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.344 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 27, 2010, an increase of 7.8 percent compared with total sales of $2.174 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 28, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 6.1 percent in November. "November was a great month at Macy's and Bloomingdale's, with sales e... 
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11/15/10Rise and Shine with Macy's Stars on November 26! Macy's Announces Un-"Believable" Black Friday Specials and Free Shipping for the Full Holiday Season
Doors open at 4 a.m. for early risers looking to get a jump start on their holiday shopping Free shipping begins November 18 NEW YORK, Nov 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) is celebrating its door-busting, much anticipated Black Friday event with incredible savings on hundreds of items for everyone on your holiday shopping list. Also, for the first time ever, the retailer will offer free shipping on all online purchases ($99 minimum order; excludes furniture, mattresses and rugs) f... 
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11/10/10Macy's, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 2 Cents Per Diluted Share
Q3 earnings were 8 cents per diluted share, excluding expenses associated with debt repurchase CINCINNATI, Nov 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported continued strong financial results for the third quarter of 2010, with sales, earnings and cash flow that exceeded the company's expectations. Earnings were 2 cents per diluted share for the third quarter of 2010, ended Oct. 30, 2010. This compares with a loss of 8 cents per share in last year's third quarter. Third q... 
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11/09/10Macy's Invites You to Find Your Magic This Holiday Season with Beloved Holiday Traditions across the Country
From New York to San Francisco, Macy's Gives Families Magical Holiday Memories from Coast to Coast NEW YORK, Nov 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Year after year, Macy's (NYSE:M) brings the magic of the Christmas season to our shoppers with a tradition of holiday events in cities across the country. Macy's will celebrate this most magical time of the year with special events and displays awaited by children and adults alike, from the lighting of the Christmas... 
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11/05/10"Believe" is Back This Holiday Season
Macy's Believe Campaign to Benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) Includes Santa Mail, New Animated "Yes, Virginia" TV Spot, National Santa Tour and National Believe Day NEW YORK, Nov 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Building on the strength of its beloved Believe campaign, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced exciting elements of its third annual national holiday effort to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation(R). Adding to the campaign's unprecedented success collecti... 
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11/04/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 2.5% in October
Company Raises Second-Half 2010 Sales and Earnings Guidance and Reports the Repurchase of an Additional $500 Million of Debt in the Third Quarter CINCINNATI, Nov 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.807 billion for the four weeks ended Oct. 30, 2010, an increase of 6.8 percent compared with total sales of $1.693 billion in the four weeks ended Oct. 31, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 2... 
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11/03/10Macy's to Offer Discounts Through Facebook(R) Deals
Program Offers Special Discounts When Customers Check-in Using Facebook Places NEW YORK, Nov 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it will participate in the launch of Facebook Deals which will offer special discounts when customers check in using Facebook Places. The effort will launch November 4 and be redeemable at Macy's stores in the continental United States through November 14. Facebook Places gives people the... 
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10/28/10Gift Shops Galore and So Much More at Macy's This Holiday Season
Macy's Launches One-of-a-Kind "Gift Shops" to Make Holiday Shopping More Magical and Affordable, Along With Fabulous Finds for Every Member of the Family NEW YORK, Oct 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a stepped-up approach to holiday shopping, with gift-giving options for every customer's need, from first-ever grab-and-go "Gift Shops" and "Celebrity Gift Shops" to an International Gifting Center featuring presents with purpose.... 
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10/22/10Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Oct 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Jan. 3, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 15, 2010. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2009 sales of $23.5 billion. The company operates about 850 depar... 
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10/21/10Macy's Announces Designer Capsule Collection Series to Launch with Kinder Aggugini in Spring 2011
Former Head Designer for Versace and Ghost Designer for Some of the World's Most Notable Luxury Brands, Kinder to Design Limited-Time Collection Launching at Select Macy's Stores Beginning in February 2011 NEW YORK, Oct 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a new fashion initiative that will engage acclaimed fashion designers to create a series of rotating collections for the retailer's contemporary fashion "Impulse" departm... 
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10/12/10Macy's, Inc. Moves to Further Reduce Energy Use and Waste
Creating the Largest Single Rooftop Solar Power System in the U.S. CINCINNATI, Oct 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced four major strides in its ongoing drive to reduce energy consumption and waste as part of the company's comprehensive program of sustainability and operating efficiency. Construction has begun on a 3.5-megawatt high-efficiency solar power system on the roof of the Mac... 
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10/07/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 4.8% in September
CINCINNATI, Oct 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.183 billion for the five weeks ended Oct. 2, 2010, an increase of 6.9 percent compared with total sales of $2.042 billion in the five weeks ended Oct. 3, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 4.8 percent in September. "We are very pleased with our sales performance in September. The back-to-school season has been one of our most successf... 
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09/29/10Macy's Hosts Fifth Annual Shop For A Cause Day
Customers Donate $5 to Charity and Receive Special Macy's Savings Pass NEW YORK, Sep 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced its fifth annual "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event, which has raised more than $34 million for local charities across the country since 2006. This year's Shop For A Cause will take place at all Macy's stores and on macys.com on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. "Macy's is proud to invite our customers to join us in ... 
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09/23/10Macy's, Inc. to Hire 65,000 Seasonal Associates in 2010
CINCINNATI, Sep 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today said it plans to hire approximately 65,000 seasonal associates in its stores, call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers nationwide for the 2010 holiday season. The hiring plan represents a slight increase from previous years, reflecting the company's expectations for same-store sales in the second half of fiscal 2010 to be up by 3 to 3.5 percent. "It is vitally important that our customers are well-... 
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09/21/10Macy's Partners with Traditional Artisans to Help Rebuild Economy and Culture in Earthquake-Devastated Haiti
Clinton Foundation Call to Action Leads to Haitian Products in Macy's Macy's Launches "The Heart of Haiti" Collection in October on macys.com and in 25 Macy's Stores NEW YORK, Sep 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Recognizing the continued need in Haiti, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a new initiative - "The Heart of Haiti" - which will bring trade and aid to the earthquake-devastated country through a program for selling traditional Hait... 
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09/20/10The Power of Pink!
Macy's and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation(R) Partner to Fund a Cure With Exclusive Limited-Time Only Fashions NEW YORK, Sep 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This October, women -- survivors and those affected by breast cancer - - will be unified by the power of pink as they honor and celebrate breast cancer awareness month. Macy's (NYSE:M), The Great American Department Store, and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation(R) (BCRF) will once again ... 
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09/16/10Macy's, Inc. to Expand Tennessee Fulfillment Center
CINCINNATI, Sep 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it will expand its online order fulfillment center near Portland in Robertson County, TN, to accommodate continued growth in sales at macys.com. The Portland facility, with 600,000 square feet of space, was built by Macy's, Inc. and opened in spring 2007. The expansion will add 374,000 square feet of space. Construction is expected to begin this fall so the expanded ... 
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09/14/10Macy's, Inc. Adopts New Mobile Technology
Advancements in Mobile Functionality Help Customers Connect to Macy's and Bloomingdale's Stores and Online Sites NEW YORK & SAN FRANCISCO, Sep 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) has taken several significant steps to advance its capabilities in mobile technology, which continues to gain acceptance with consumers in the U.S. Among components of the company's comprehensive mobile strategy: Macy's and Bloomingdale's have ... 
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09/09/10Macy's Announces the Launch of the Impulse Beauty Concept in Select Stores Nationwide
The In-Store Open-Concept Beauty Shop Allows Customers to Browse and Test Niche Brands in Open-Sell Format NEW YORK, Sep 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the rollout of Impulse Beauty, a new concept featuring an open-sell space of niche beauty brands to complement the traditional beauty counters in 54 Macy's stores across the country by October 2010. An additional 50 Macy's stores will debut the Impulse Beauty concept in 2011. ... 
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09/08/10Macy's Celebrates El Encanto Latino in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month
Macy's Encanto Latino Events Showcase Empowerment, Healthy Living and Beauty Trends at Select Macy's Stores NEW YORK, Sep 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Get ready to honor the magic of Latino culture this fall as Macy's Celebrates El Encanto Latino. Commemorating National Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy's (NYSE:M) will help customers find their own magic through living well, looking fantastic and feeling fabulous. In recognition of the contributions to soci... 
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09/07/10M...is for Magic: Inside the Famed Red Star Bag Macy's Invites You to "Find Your Magic" This Fall
Magical Campaign is an Empowering Call to Action to Find Your Magic at Macy's, Where Everything Comes Together The Magic-Making Begins with the Launch of an Iconic Television Spot on September 12th Featuring the behind-the-Scenes Magic at Macy's with Star Designers Including Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Simpson, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Martha Stewart, Tommy Hilfiger, Donald Trump and Rachel Roy NEW YORK, Sep 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This fall, Macy's (NYSE:M)... 
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09/07/10New Bloomingdale's American Express(R) Card Offers Bigger Perks and Sweeter Deals for Bloomingdale's Insiders
With the New American Express-Branded Cards, Shoppers Can Now Enjoy Brand New Out-of-Store Offers and Services NEW YORK, Sep 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Bloomingdale's and American Express today announced the launch of the new Bloomingdale's American Express(R) Card, which will provide Bloomingdale's American Express Cardholders the same great Insider rewards and services when shopping at Bloomingdale's, as well as brand new dining, travel and retail off... 
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09/02/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 4.3% in August
CINCINNATI, Sep 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.638 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 28, 2010, an increase of 6.2 percent compared with total sales of $1.542 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 29, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 4.3 percent in August. "Our back-to-school business through August has been strong, led by great performances by Material Girl, the exclusive juniors brand by Madonna, as well as American... 
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08/31/10Greg Norman Tees It Up with Macy's
Greg Norman Collection to Launch a Golf Lifestyle Inspired Collection for Tasso Elba at Macy's NEW YORK, Aug 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's today announced that it would be teaming up with iconic golf brand Greg Norman Collection. Partnering with Macy's exclusive upscale menswear brand, Tasso Elba, the company will design a collection for men featuring performance-based, golf-inspired sportswear. Greg Norman for Tasso Elba will launch in Macy's... 
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08/20/10Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Aug 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Oct. 1, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 15, 2010. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2009 sales of $23.5 billion. The company operates about 850 depa... 
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08/19/10New Macy's American Express(R) Card Provides Brand New Privileges and Benefits
Popular Star Rewards Program Remains in Place CINCINNATI, Aug 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE: M) today announced the launch of the new Macy's American Express(R) Card, which will provide Macy's American Express Cardholders attractive, in-store benefits when shopping at Macy's, as well as special out-of-store dining, travel and retail offers. Cardholders will also be able to participate in the Daily Wish program from American Express and access ... 
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08/11/10Macy's, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 35 Cents Per Diluted Share, Raises Full-Year Profit Guidance
Q2 Sales, Earnings and Cash Flow Exceed Expectations CINCINNATI, Aug 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported earnings of 35 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2010, ended July 31, 2010. This significant earnings increase over the second quarter of last year was driven by higher-than-expected sales, improved margins, a reduced expense rate and disciplined inventory management. "We believe our business is beginning to ... 
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08/05/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 7.3% in July
CINCINNATI, Aug 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.528 billion for the four weeks ended July 31, 2010, an increase of 11.0 percent compared with total sales of $1.376 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 1, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 7.3 percent in July. "Our strong sales performance in July and the second quarter resulted from the continued evolution of our core Macy's strategies, in... 
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07/29/10Macy's Launches "Material Girl" by Madonna and Lourdes on August 3
Special giveaways to customers who shop the new collection early on Aug. 3 in select Macy's stores Chances to win Madonna-autographed tees at select Macy's beginning at 10 a.m. Actress and musician, Taylor Momsen, to appear in fall campaign NEW YORK, Jul 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's today announced that the new Material Girl collection, designed in collaboration with Madonna and her daughter Lourdes (Lola), launches on Tuesday, Aug. 3, exclusively in 200... 
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07/21/10Macy's to Open New Store in Tracy, California
CINCINNATI, Jul 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will open a Macy's store in Tracy, CA, in fall 2010. The one-level, 101,000-square-foot Macy's in the West Valley Mall will be in a former Gottschalk's location. The mall is owned and operated by General Growth Properties. In Tracy, Macy's will offer a full range of apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as housewares, home textiles and luggage. T... 
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07/15/10Starting July 15, Be One of the First to Play Kinect(TM) for Xbox 360(R) Only at Select Macy's
Kinect for Xbox 360Experiences Available in 13 Macy's Stores Xbox 360 Kinect Experience Tour Travels to Macy's Herald Square with Interactive Windows, a Mobile Gaming Environment and Much More! NEW YORK, Jul 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Beginning today at noon, select Macy's (NYSE:M) stores around the country will host exclusive previews of the revolutionary Kinect(TM) for Xbox 360(R) technology, an innovative controller-free entertainment experience.... 
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07/08/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 6.5% in June
CINCINNATI, Jul 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.229 billion for the five weeks ended July 3, 2010, an increase of 9.0 percent compared with total sales of $2.044 billion in the five weeks ended July 4, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 6.5 percent in June. "We are pleased with our sales in June. They reflect continued progress in implementation of our strategies, particularly My Macy's l... 
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07/07/10Macy's Launches New Brands, Creates Kinect(TM) for Xbox 360(R) In-Store Gaming Experience, and Unveils New Online Community for Teens This Back-to-School Season
Madonna & Lola, Benji & Joel Madden, Jessica Simpson and Glee Launch Exclusive Juniors / Young Men's Collections Additional New Private Brand Programs Include Slade Wilder, American Rag Juniors Plus, and Jenni in Juniors Select Macy's Offer an Exclusive "Test Drive" of New Gaming Software from Xbox NEW YORK, Jul 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced aggressive new back-to-school efforts that will position the retailer as the shopp... 
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07/07/10Macy's Brings Fun and Fashion Together for Kids This Back-to-School Season
Interactive Programs Enhance Back-to-School Shopping Experience with Spelling Bees, KIDZ BOP and More! NEW YORK, Jul 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a series of unique special events and promotions to secure its place as the national back-to-school headquarters. Showcasing the latest trends, affordable brands and engaging educational activities, kids of all ages will go back-to-school in style and ready to learn. From KI... 
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06/28/10Destination Maternity(R) and Macy's Agree to Significant Expansion of Relationship
Motherhood Maternity(R) and A Pea in the Pod(R) branded maternity apparel will be available in over 615 Macy's locations by the end of February 2011. PHILADELPHIA, June 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Destination Maternity Corporation (Nasdaq: DEST), the world's leading maternity apparel retailer, and Macy's Inc., one of the premier retailers in the United States, today announced the expansion of their maternity apparel leased department relationship. By the end of February 2011, moms-to-b... 
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06/23/10Find the Perfect Gift at Macy's This Wedding Season
Macy's Wedding & Gift Registry is the Destination of Choice This Summer NEW YORK, Jun 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Summer means beaches, BBQ's...and weddings! June is the official start of wedding season, and what better way to indulge the happy pair's every whim than with a gift from Macy's Wedding & Gift Registry. With great offers and a list of altar-bound couples' favorite selections, Macy's (NYSE:M) has everything to make the shopping experie... 
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06/07/10Macy's Celebrates the "Hero" in Every Dad with Favorite Gifts for Father's Day
Enter to Win and Send Dad on an All-Inclusive Trip to the Richard Petty Driving Experience NEW YORK, Jun 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Heroes are all around this Father's Day, so celebrate your "Everyday Hero" with the latest gifts from Macy's (NYSE:M). From car racing and fashion to grilling and electronics, Macy's is the destination of choice to find a gift as special as Dad. Give Dad the gift of a lifetime and enter to win an all-inclusive three-day,... 
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06/03/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 1.4% in May
CINCINNATI, Jun 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.789 billion for the four weeks ended May 29, 2010, an increase of 2.6 percent compared with total sales of $1.744 billion in the four weeks ended May 30, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 1.4 percent in May. "We were pleased with our sales results for the month of May. Our business trend strengthened toward the end of the month as the weather ... 
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06/02/10Macy's Celebrates Pride + Joy
Macy's Marks Pride Month Celebrations with Special Initiatives Nationwide NEW YORK, Jun 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --For everyone living out loud with Pride + Joy, Macy's celebrates you this Pride history month. As a committed corporate citizen and a proud supporter of diversity and inclusion both in our workforce and in support of all consumers, Macy's marks Pride month with a host of events, parade sponsorships/participation and celebrations nationwide.... 
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05/14/10Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, May 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable July 1, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2010. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2009 sales of $23.5 billion. The company operates about 850 departm... 
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05/12/10Macy's, Inc. Reports Strong First Quarter Results; My Macy's Localization Continues to Drive Profitable Growth
First Quarter 2010 Diluted EPS of 5 Cents Compares to a Loss of 16 Cents Last Year CINCINNATI, May 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported first quarter 2010 earnings per diluted share of 5 cents. This compares with a loss of 16 cents per diluted share, excluding restructuring charges, in the first quarter last year. "The momentum from our fourth quarter of 2009 accelerated in the first quarter of 2010. Our first quarter earni... 
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05/10/10Macy's, Inc. Bag Hunger: $2.3 Million in Donations, Plus Food and Service Hours, Help Food Banks Nationwide
Macy's and Bloomingdale's Reach New High in Largest Employee-Based Food Campaign in U.S. CINCINNATI, May 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Local food banks across the country will be restocking empty shelves thanks to "Bag Hunger" - a national project of Partners in Time, the award-winning Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) employee volunteer program. All Macy's, Inc. stores and business support locations contributed to its 13th annual national food campaign which ended last mo... 
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05/10/10Macy's Launches New Website for Travelers at visitmacysusa.com
New Site Showcases the Personalized And Unique Visitor Programs that Make Traveling And Shopping Easier At Any Destination NEW YORK, May 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced a new dedicated website - www.visitmacysusa.com - that will support and expand the company's outreach to domestic and international travelers, making it easier and more direct to access information on Macy's Visitor Services programs. The interactive and info... 
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05/06/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 1.1% in April
Q1 Same-Store Sales Up 5.5%; Company Raises Q1 EPS Guidance CINCINNATI, May 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.739 billion for the four weeks ended May 1, 2010, an increase of 2.8 percent compared with total sales of $1.691 billion in the four weeks ended May 2, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 1.1 percent in April. This exceeds guidance for April sales to be about flat to last year. As pr... 
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05/05/10Sean John Sportswear to be Sold Exclusively at Macy's
Exclusive sportswear collection to debut at Macy’s in 2011 May 5, 2010 – (New York, NY) – Sean John, the contemporary fashion sportswear company, and Macy's, Inc., today announced they have reached an agreement under which Macy’s will be the exclusive U.S. department store retailer for the Sean John men’s sportswear collection beginning in Spring 2011, with merchandise receipts arriving in October 2010. The exclusive Sean John product will be available online at macys.com and in 400 Macy’s stor... 
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05/03/10The Fun...The Fashion...The Shopping! Channel Your Inner Fashionista as Macy's Girls Weekend Celebrates Sex and the City 2
In Partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures, Macy's Celebrates the May Premiere of Sex and the City 2 with Advance Movie Screening Passes, Special Events and a Chance to Win a Trip to the NYC Premiere or a Trip for Four to Marrakesh NEW YORK, May 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's announced today an exciting partnership with Warner Bros. in conjunction with the highly anticipated new film Sex And The City 2, debuting in theaters in the U.S. on Thursday, Ma... 
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04/27/10Macy's, Inc. Raises FY2010 Sales, Earnings Guidance
CINCINNATI, Apr 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today provided updated sales and earnings guidance for the first quarter and full year of fiscal 2010. For the first quarter, which ends May 1, the company continues to expect same-store sales to be up by approximately 5 percent. This is consistent with previous guidance provided on April 8. First quarter earnings per diluted share are expected to be approximately break-even. This includes $27 ... 
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04/26/10Macy's to Open New Store in Palmdale, California
CINCINNATI, Apr 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will open a Macy's store in Palmdale, CA, in fall 2010. The one-level, 110,000-square-foot Macy's in the Antelope Valley Mall will be in a former Gottschalk's location. In Palmdale, Macy's will offer a full range of apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as housewares, home textiles and luggage. The store will employ approximately 130 associates. "We are... 
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04/23/10Asian-Pacific Americans Take Center Stage This May as Macy's "Celebrates You"
Macy's Sets Special Events Programs in Celebration of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month NEW YORK, Apr 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This May, in celebration of the unique and expansive contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy's will launch its "Celebrates You" events, a series of in-store gatherings that showcase Asian-Pacific American influences in fashion and style. These special events are geared towards celebrating historic achievements,... 
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04/20/10From One Star to Another...Macy's Has Brilliant Gifts to Dazzle and Delight This Mother's Day
Enter the Mother's Day Sweepstakes for Your Chance to Win Mom One of Two Star-Studded Prizes Including a Trip to View a Live Taping of Dancing with the Stars in Los Angeles NEW YORK, Apr 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Give your Mom the "stars" this Mother's Day with fashion, beauty and accessories that are out of this world. With Mother's Day near, Macy's is the store to celebrate moms all over America with fun, affordable items that make her feel good from... 
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04/08/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 10.8% in March
CINCINNATI, Apr 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.143 billion for the five weeks ended April 3, 2010, an increase of 11.0 percent compared with total sales of $1.931 billion in the five weeks ended April 4, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 10.8 percent in March. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc.'s sales totaled $3.783 billion, up 7.9 percent from total sales of $3.508 billion in the... 
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04/06/10Macy's Teams Up With the National Park Foundation in Effort to Raise $1 Million
Macy's Announces Latest Sustainability Commitments NEW YORK, Apr 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This year marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, and consumers might well ask: what difference can any one of us make? Macy's (NYSE:M) announced today three ways it is making a difference: a cause marketing campaign to generate much needed support for national parks, renewed sustainability efforts to reduce Macy's impact on the environment, and giving back to l... 
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03/31/10Macy's, Inc. Repurchases $500 Million in Debt
CINCINNATI, Mar 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported that it has repurchased $500 million face value of Senior Notes and Debentures pursuant to the company's strategy for early retirement of its debt that matures over the next three years. The debt repurchases, completed since Jan. 30, 2010, were made in the open market for a total cost of approximately $526 million, including expenses related to the transactions. As a result ... 
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03/31/10Macy's, Inc. and American Express Announce New Co-Brand Card Partnership
CINCINNATI, Mar 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a new partnership under which Macy's and Bloomingdale's credit cards will be co-branded exclusively with American Express and issued by Citi, the issuer of Macy's and Bloomingdale's credit cards. "We are excited to be able to bring the benefits of this American Express partnership to Macy's and Bloomingdale's customers," said Tom Cole, Macy's chief administrative officer. "... 
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03/18/10Floral Fantasy Takes Flight: Macy's Flower Show(R)"Spring Is In The Air" Takes Root Sunday, March 28 - Sunday, April 11, 2010
Macy's Downtown Flagships Showcase a Floral Spectacular in New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Minneapolis and San Francisco NEW YORK, Mar 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Spring will officially sprout on March 28 at Macy's (NYSE:M) as its downtown flagship stores are transformed into incredible floral wonderlands filled with brilliant colors, textures and the sweet smell of the season for Macy's Flower Show(R) 2010. Lush landscapes covering a quarter million square feet are set to take root at five ... 
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03/10/10Madonna and Iconix Brand Group's MG Icon Announces First Fashion Partnership With Macy's Inc.
"MATERIAL GIRL" JUNIOR COLLECTION TO DEBUT THIS FALLNEW YORK, March 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- MG ICON, the newly formed joint venture between Madonna and Iconix Brand Group, Inc., (Nasdaq: ICON) announced its first direct-to-retail license agreement with Macy's, Inc. for the "Material Girl" collection. "Material Girl" is a newly created, fast-fashion junior collection that will launch exclusively in approximately 200 Macy's stores and online at www.macys.com in August 2010 for ... 
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03/08/10This Spring, Fashionistas Can Put It All Together with Macy's 30-Day Fashion Challenge for the Daily Chance to Win a $500 Macy's Gift Card
Macy's star designers Martha Stewart, Donald Trump, Clinton Kelly and Rachel Roy were tasked with impossible makeover challenges, the resulting "Fashion Interventions" are irreverent short films debuting online at macys.com/fashiondirector Macy's Fashion Director daily fashion challenges run from March 8 - April 6NEW YORK, Mar 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- For some, fashion is a challenge, a game that is won based on an ability to translate the latest trends, mix and match the right pieces and acc... 
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03/04/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 3.7% in February
CINCINNATI, Mar 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.641 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 27, 2010, an increase of 4.0 percent compared with total sales of $1.577 billion in the four weeks ended Feb. 28, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 3.7 percent in February. Online sales (macys.com and bloomingdales.com combined) were up 38.0 percent in February. Online sales are included in the ... 
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03/03/10New Exclusive Brands Launch at Macy's for Spring
Macy's Offers New Affordable Fashion Collections from Some of Today's Most Popular DesignersNEW YORK, Mar 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As a leader in bringing exclusive distribution lines to consumers, Macy's (NYSE:M) will roll out four new fashion brands and two home line expansions this spring. From couture to celebrity designers, the new collections will include: Ellen Tracy - women's better sportswear that is modern and aspirational ... 
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03/02/10Macy's and Kenneth Cole Productions Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement for New Men's Sportswear Line
NEW YORK, Mar 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) and Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc. (NYSE:KCP) announced today that they will launch a new, exclusive collection of men's sportswear in fall 2010. Under their strategic alliance agreement, Macy's will be the sole department store retailer of the new Kenneth Cole REACTION men's sportswear line within the United States and its territories. The new REACTION men's sportswear collection will be gea... 
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02/23/10Macy's, Inc. Reports Strong Fourth Quarter Results That Exceed Expectations
Diluted Fourth Quarter EPS is $1.10; $1.40 Excluding Unusual Items; Company Expects Further Improvement in 2010 as My Macy's Continues to Show ResultsCINCINNATI, Feb 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported improved fourth quarter results that exceeded expectations and represented a strong ending to the fiscal year. In addition, the company provided initial guidance that anticipates further improvement in sales and earnings in 2010. "Our company initiated unprecedent... 
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02/19/10Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Feb 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable April 1, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2010. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2009 sales of $23.5 billion. The company operates about 850 depart... 
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02/09/10Explosions of Harmony Macy's 4th of July Fireworks(R) Light up the Sky with Color and Sound
New York City's Hudson River Will Once Again Serve as the Backdrop for the Nation's Largest 4th of July Fireworks DisplayNEW YORK, Feb 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A chorus of thunderous sound, dazzling displays of color and jaw-dropping effects return to the sky over New York City for the 34th Annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks(R). On Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 9:00 pm, the nation's largest display of patriotic firepower will unfold over the Hudson River. With more ... 
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02/04/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 3.4% in January
Newly Unified Organization Structure and My Macy's Localization Drive Growth; Company Raises Q4 Earnings Guidance Significantly on Better-Than-Expected Sales, Expense Management and Gross MarginsCINCINNATI, Feb 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.255 billion for the four weeks ended Jan. 30, 2010, an increase of 3.4 percent compared with total sales of $1.213 billion in the four weeks ended Jan. 31, 2009. On a same-store basi... 
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01/28/10Tweet Your Love Macy's Invites You to Romance Your Sweetheart in 140 Characters (or Less!) this Valentine's Day
The "Sweetest Tweets" Will Be Showered with Diamonds Daily between Feb. 1-14NEW YORK, Jan 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Valentine's Day is all about the "Sweetest Tweets," original love notes in 140 characters or less that epitomize modern romance. Macy's (NYSE:M) invites the lovestruck to tweet their most romantic words of love this Valentine's Day for a chance to be gifted with diamonds. From February 1st through February 13th, Macy's will award a dia... 
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01/21/10Macy's, Inc. to Open Bloomingdale's Outlet Stores
CINCINNATI, Jan 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans to launch a new Bloomingdale's Outlet store concept in 2010. Subject to final lease agreements, plans call for four new Bloomingdale's Outlets, each with approximately 25,000 square feet, to open in summer or fall 2010 in the following shopping centers with an upscale outlet store focus: Bergen Town Center, Paramus, NJ Dolphin Mall... 
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01/19/10Macy's "Celebrates You" This Black History Month
Learn How to Discover Your Personal Style and Brand at Select Macy's StoresNEW YORK, Jan 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This February, in celebration of the remarkable contributions made by African-Americans, Macy's (NYSE:M) commemorates Black History Month with special events that celebrate you. In honor of African-Americans past and present who have made an impact in their communities and have inspired others to be their best selves, Macy's "Celebrates You" events will help individuals to discove... 
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01/14/10Macy's Hosts "Open Call" for Designers
Apparel and Accessories Designers Have the Opportunity to Be Seen by a National Retail ChainNEW YORK, Jan 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) has announced a new program, "Macy's Open Call," created to offer apparel and accessories designers, who are not yet Macy's vendors, the opportunity to introduce their work to Macy's Fashion Office. Designers, who must be at least 18 years old and use EDI compliant manufacturing facilities, will be invited to apply online from January 15th to Janua... 
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01/12/10Macy's Announces Enhancements to Online Wedding and Gift Registry
CINCINNATI, Jan 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced enhancements planned for its online Wedding & Gift Registry, beginning Feb. 1. On that date, online hosting and management of the Macy's Wedding & Gift Registry will begin to transition to macys.com from WeddingChannel.com (operated by The Knot Inc.). Existing registries at Macy's will remain in place and unaffected. Registered couples and their guests can continue to access registries through macys.com, as can... 
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01/07/10Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales up 1% in December
Company Meets December Sales Goals, Increases Q4 Earnings GuidanceCINCINNATI, Jan 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $4.426 billion for the five weeks ended January 2, 2010, an increase of 0.7 percent compared with total sales of $4.397 billion in the five weeks ended Jan. 3, 2009. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 1.0 percent in December. "We achieved our sales goals for December despite the continued economic uncertainty," said Ter... 
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01/05/10Macy's, Inc. to Close Five Stores as Part of Normal-Course Process
CINCINNATI, Jan 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the closing of five Macy's stores as part of the ongoing annual process to selectively prune underperforming locations while also opening new ones to fill gaps in local markets. "We are committed to maintaining a healthy portfolio of stores, which requires us to make the difficult decision to close some stores that no longer meet our performance requirements, as well as to open new stores where we see opportuniti... 
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12/15/09Macy's Goes Round-the-Clock with 12 Specially Selected 24-Hour Stores for the Fourth Year in a Row
83-Hour Shopping Marathon Begins at 7 a.m. on December 21 Through 6 p.m. on December 24 at Macy's Flagship in Herald Square;Seven New York City Metro, New Jersey, and DC Area Stores; Plus Four Midwest Stores in Chicago, Minneapolis and Detroit AreaFour Additional NY and NJ Stores to Have Extended Hours until 2 a.m.NEW YORK, Dec 15, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The homestretch of the holiday season will soon be upon countless shoppers still in need of finding the perfect gift. For the fourth year in a... 
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12/09/09Macy's is Calling All Virginias; Named Virginia? A $10 Gift is Yours on Friday, Dec. 11 at Macy's
As Part of Its National Believe Day Celebration on Friday, Dec. 11, Macy's is Calling All with the Name Virginia for a Special Holiday Gift in Honor of Virginia O'Hanlon - the Inquisitive 8-Year-Old Who in 1897 Made the World BelieveNEW YORK, Dec 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus ... and on Dec. 11, 2009 the spirit of generosity and goodwill will be alive at Macy's locations nationwide as Macy's declares National Believe Day. As part of this special day of celebra... 
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12/07/09Macy's Declares National Believe Day - Friday, December 11th
- Macy's Is Calling All Virginias for Special Gift- Macy's Believe Street Teams Reward Do-Gooders with Bonuses in Select Cities- Yes, Virginia Animated Special Premieres on CBSNEW YORK, Dec 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- To acknowledge the spirit of generosity and goodwill, Macy's (NYSE:M) has declared Dec. 11, 2009 National Believe Day. As part of Macy's nostalgic Believe campaign inspired by the New York Sun's famous Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus editorial from 1897, National Believe Day'... 
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12/04/09Macy's and Luxottica: Exclusive Agreement to Open Additional Sunglass Hut Points of Sale in About 430 Macy's Department Stores in the U.S.
CINCINNATI, Ohio, and MILAN, Italy, December 4, 2009 – Macy’s, Inc., one of the premier retailers in the United States, and Luxottica Group S.p.A., a leader in the design, manufacturing, distribution and retailing of premium, luxury and sports eyewear, today announced the signing of an agreement to open additional Sunglass Hut points of sale in about 430 Macy’s department stores in the U.S. Sunglass Hut, the world’s biggest chain specializing in “sun” eyewear, will be the exclusive operator of... 
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12/03/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 6.1% in November
Company Reaffirms Previous Guidance for Q4 Sales and EarningsCINCINNATI, Dec 03, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.177 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 28, 2009, a decrease of 6.3 percent compared with total sales of $2.324 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 29, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 6.1 percent in November. The company noted that it had expected year-over-year sales comparis... 
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11/23/09The Magic of Christmas: Macy's Celebrates the Holidays With Communities Across the Country
NEW YORK, Nov 23, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shopping at Macy's (NYSE:M) at Christmas is an experience steeped in tradition. The home of beloved holiday events across the country, Macy's will be celebrating the season with such favorites as Macy's Santaland(R), animated holiday windows, tree lightings, fireworks and parades. "Macy's is a destination for cherished holiday events throughout the nation, and we are so pleased to play a part in continuing the special ... 
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11/20/09Project Runway Season 6 Winner to Have Holiday Dress Available Exclusively at Macy's
INC Dress Designed by Irina Shabayeva Available in Select Macy's Stores in DecemberNEW YORK, Nov 20, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As cameras rolled on the season finale of Lifetime's Project Runway last night, up-and-coming designer Irina Shabayeva won the challenge of a lifetime. The 27-year-old New Yorker not only won Project Runway Season 6, but her design for the Macy's INC International Concepts challenge will be available at the national retailer in early Decembe... 
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11/18/09Macy's Famous Santa Goes on Tour - Visiting 25 Cities in 25 Days Across America
Mrs. Claus and Elves Hold Down the Fort at the North PoleNEW YORK, Nov 18, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following his celebratory kick-off of the holiday season in the world-famous Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R), Santa will embark on a whirlwind tour across America stopping in 25 cities in as many days all across the country. Motoring from New York City (where he will have just finished Macy's Parade), Santa's National Tour will start on November 28 in South... 
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11/11/09Macy's, Inc. Reports Stronger-Than-Expected Third Quarter Results
Company Raises Full-Year 2009 Sales and Earnings GuidanceCINCINNATI, Nov 11, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported improved third quarter results that exceeded the company's expectations for same-store sales, gross margin, earnings and cash flow. "Given the difficult economic climate, we had an excellent quarter. Our business improved progressively each month during the period and we are entering the holiday selling season confident in our ... 
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11/05/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 0.8% in October
CINCINNATI, Nov 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.692 billion for the four weeks ended Oct. 31, 2009, a decrease of 1.3 percent compared with total sales of $1.714 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 1, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 0.8 percent in October. For the third quarter of 2009, the company's total sales were $5.276 billion, a decrease of 3.9 percent compared to total sa... 
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10/28/09Threads & Heirs Men's Line to Launch Exclusively at Macy's
Debut Threads & Heirs Collection Includes Designs by Ruffian in Partnership with LF USANEW YORK, Oct 28, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Macy's (NYSE: M) announced the launch of the new men's fashion brand, Threads & Heirs, which will be exclusively available at 200 Macy's stores nationwide and on macys.com in March 2010. Produced by LF USA's Oxford Collections and designed in part by acclaimed luxury designers and New York fashion darlings Ruffian, the collection w... 
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10/28/09Building on "Believe" Effort This Holiday Season, Macy's Announces a National Santa Tour, National Believe Day and "Yes, Virginia" Animated Special
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2009-- Building on the great success of last year’s inaugural “Believe” campaign, Macy’s (NYSE: M) today announced exciting new elements of this year’s holiday effort to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation®. This year, Macy’s is adding to the spirit of “Believe” with a national Santa Tour, an honorary National Believe Day, a “Yes, Virginia” animated special... 
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10/23/09Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2009-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Jan. 4, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 15, 2009. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2008 sales of $24.9 billion. The company oper... 
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10/13/09Macy's Hosts Fourth Annual Shop For A Cause Day
Customers Donate $5 to Local Charities and Receive Special Macy's Savings Pass on Saturday, October 17th NEW YORK, Oct 13, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced its fourth Annual "Shop For a Cause" charity shopping event, which has raised nearly $28 million for charities across the country since 2006. This year's Shop For A Cause event will take place at all Macy's stores and on macys.com on Saturday, October 17, 2009. "Shop For A Cause is a... 
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10/08/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 2.3% in September
CINCINNATI, Oct 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.043 billion for the five weeks ended Oct. 3, 2009, a decrease of 2.4 percent compared with total sales of $2.093 billion in the five weeks ended Oct. 4, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 2.3 percent in September. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sales totaled $13.948 billion, down 8.5 percent from total sales of $15.244 billion in ... 
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10/06/09Project Runway Contestant to Design Exclusive Dress for Macy's
INC Dress to Be Available in Select Macy's Stores in DecemberNEW YORK, Oct 06, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As cameras rolled on Lifetime's Project Runway last week, up-and-coming designer Irina Shabayeva won the challenge of a lifetime. The 27-year-old New Yorker has been granted the opportunity to design a holiday dress for Macy's INC International Concepts brand. "We are happy to partner with Macy's to present our designers with a challenge that gives them a taste ... 
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10/05/09Macy's Signs Exclusive Deal for Ellen Tracy Sportswear
NEW YORK, Oct 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced it has signed a strategic alliance agreement with the Ellen Tracy owner, Brand Matter LLC, and its sportswear licensee, RVC Enterprises, under which Macy's will be the exclusive department store retailer of Ellen Tracy branded women's sportswear, beginning in spring 2010. Under this agreement, Macy's will offer its customers an exclusive array of Ellen Tracy better sportswear... 
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09/17/09Macy's and Clinton Kelly MAKE OVER AMERICA - Fall Season!
This year, 225 Winners Across 15 Cities Get Their Dream Makeovers by Style Guru Clinton KellyNEW YORK, Sep 17, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- With seven cities under his fashionable belt, Clinton Kelly is ready to "MAKE OVER AMERICA" this fall. Macy's (NYSE:M) will continue to reinvent women across the country with the help of style authority Clinton Kelly (TLC's What Not To Wear), until all 225 makeovers are complete. Having traveled to seven cities this past spring whe... 
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09/17/09Macy's Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month in Style
Macy’s “Encanto Latino” Showcases Lifestyle Trends and Activities at Select Macy’s Stores NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 17, 2009-- This fall in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Macy’s (NYSE:M) will be filled with the vibrancy and influence of Latino culture as we celebrate “Encanto Latino.” Macy’s in partnership with IMUSA® will bring renowned chef, George Duran, of the Food Network s... 
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09/14/09Amid New Survey Showing Increased Food Support Needs, Macy's Launches "Come Together" Campaign with Feeding America to Aid Domestic Hunger by Raising 10 Million Meals
“Come Together” Rallies the Public to Host Charity Dinner Parties and Invites Their Guests to Donate to Feeding America in Lieu of Bringing a Hostess Gift to the Gathering. Macy’s Will Match These Donations Dollar-for-Dollar until the Goal of 10 Million Meals is Reached Macy’s Hosts “World’s Largest Dinner Party” on September 15 at 6 p.m. at Stores across the Country to Educate Customers about the Effo... 
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09/03/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 8.1% in August
CINCINNATI, Sep 03, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.543 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 29, 2009, a decrease of 8.5 percent compared with total sales of $1.686 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 30, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 8.1 percent in August. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sales totaled $11.906 billion, down 9.5 percent from total sales of $13.151 billion in th... 
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08/21/09Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 21, 2009-- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Oct. 1, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 15, 2009. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2008 sales of $24.9 billion. The company opera... 
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08/19/09Rachel Rachel Roy Launches Exclusively at Macy's
Debut Collection Features Roy’s Design Aesthetic with Accessible Fashion NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2009-- Rachel Roy’s new diffusion line, Rachel Rachel Roy, has rolled into more than 80 Macy’s stores exclusively just in time for the fall fashion season. The collection – a fresh and edgy take on Ms. Roy’s signature design aesthetic – offers contemporary sportswear, footwear and accessorie... 
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08/12/09Macy's, Inc. Second Quarter Earnings, Cash Flow Exceed Expectations
Net Income is 2 Cents Per Diluted Share, 20 Cents Excluding Restructuring Costs; Company Raises Earnings Guidance for Full-Year 2009 CINCINNATI, Aug 12, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 2 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2009, ended Aug. 1, 2009. These results include restructuring charges of $34 million ($77 million after tax; 18 cents per share) related to division consolidations and localization initi... 
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08/10/09This Fall, Macy's and Feeding America Come Together to Table Hunger and Help Feed 10 Million in America
Macy’s “Come Together” Campaign Aims to Inspire Charitable Dinner Parties Across the Nation to Aid Domestic Hunger Innovative Awareness and Fundraising Campaign Features One-Stop Online Destination For Planning The Perfect Dinner Gathering Campaign Launches with TV Spots Featuring Macy’s “Star” Designers Jessica Simpson, Queen Latifah, Mariah Carey, Usher, Martha Stewart, Emeril Lagasse, Tom... 
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08/06/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 10.7% in July
Company Expects Q2 Earnings of 15 to 17 Cents Per Diluted Share, Excluding Restructuring ChargesCINCINNATI, Aug 06, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.377 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 1, 2009, a decrease of 10.7 percent compared with total sales of $1.543 billion in the four weeks ended Aug. 2, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales also were down 10.7 percent in July. For the second quarter of 2009, t... 
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07/23/09Chef Emeril Lagasse Joins Macy's Culinary Council
Lagasse's New Cookware Collection Available at Macy'sNEW YORK, Jul 23, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This summer, Macy's (NYSE:M) will welcome Emeril Lagasse, one of America's most beloved celebrity chefs, to its esteemed Macy's Culinary Council, a culinary initiative that aims to impact the way customers shop, cook and eat at home. Lagasse will join fellow Council members such as Todd English, Tyler Florence, Cat Cora, Rick Bayless, Ming Tsai and Govind Armstro... 
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07/09/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 8.9% in June
CINCINNATI, Jul 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $2.045 billion for the five weeks ended July 4, 2009, a decrease of 9.1 percent compared with total sales of $2.249 billion in the five weeks ended July 5, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 8.9 percent in June. This is consistent with management's expectations and the company's year-to-date sales trend. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc... 
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06/11/09Macy's to Open Two New California Stores
CINCINNATI, Jun 11, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will open two new Macy's stores in the Central Valley of California in fall 2009. Both are former Gottschalks locations for which Macy's submitted successful bids in the Gottschalks bankruptcy process. The stores are located in River Park in Fresno (107,000 square feet; built in 2004) and Visalia Mall in Visalia (150,000 square feet; built in 1995). Both are expected to b... 
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06/04/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 9.1% in May
CINCINNATI, Jun 04, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.743 billion for the four weeks ended May 30, 2009, a decrease of 9.5 percent compared with total sales of $1.926 billion in the four weeks ended May 31, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 9.1 percent in May. This is consistent with management's expectations and the company's year-to-date sales trend. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc.'... 
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05/15/09Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2009-- The board of directors of Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share on Macy’s common stock, payable July 1, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2009. Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2008 sales of $24.9 b... 
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05/13/09Macy's, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
Earnings and Cash Flow Exceed Expectations; Net Loss is 21 Cents Per Diluted Share, 16 Cents Excluding Consolidation CostsCINCINNATI, May 13, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported a net loss of 21 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2009, ended May 2, 2009. These results include restructuring charges of $138 million ($20 million after tax; 5 cents per share) related to division consolidations and localization initiatives announc... 
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05/07/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 9.1% in April
CINCINNATI, May 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.692 billion for the four weeks ended May 2, 2009, a decrease of 9.4 percent compared with total sales of $1.868 billion in the four weeks ended May 3, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 9.1 percent in April. This is consistent with management's expectations. For the 13-week first quarter and year to date, Macy's, Inc.'s sales totaled $... 
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04/14/09Macy's Earth Week Campaign Celebrates America's Parks with National Charity Shopping Day, Eco Chic Items and Special Activities
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 14, 2009-- In celebration of National Park Week and Earth Day, Macy’s is partnering with the National Park Foundation and local nonprofit organizations that work to protect and conserve the environment to help raise awareness and generate funds for environment-friendly causes across the country. Macy's Turn Over a New Leaf campaign is designed to support, educate and inspire eco-friendly practices in everyday lif... 
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04/09/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 9.2% in March
CINCINNATI, Apr 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.931 billion for the five weeks ended April 4, 2009, a decrease of 9.8 percent compared with total sales of $2.142 billion in the five weeks ended April 5, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 9.2 percent in March. This is consistent with management's expectations. The company noted that the March-April period should be viewed together in... 
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04/01/09Floral Meets Fashion as Macy's Welcomes Spring with Annual Flower Shows, Including New Show in Philadelphia
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2009-- Macy's Flower Show® – an annual spring celebration of spectacular flowers, topiaries and trees from every corner of the world – will be on display for two weeks in April at Macy's (NYSE:M) stores in Chicago, Minneapolis, New York City, San Francisco, and for the first time in Philadelphia. Featuring vast and lush landscapes, fantasy bouquets and a schedule of seminars and events that usher in spri... 
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03/31/09Macy's, Inc. Estimate of 2008 Goodwill Impairment Charge is within Previously Announced Range
CINCINNATI, Mar 31, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it has recorded an estimated pre-tax goodwill impairment charge of approximately $5.4 billion ($5.1 billion after tax or $12.07 per diluted share) in 2008. This is within the range of $4.5 billion to $5.5 billion that Macy's, Inc. had previously reported (in its February 24 fourth quarter earnings news release) it expected to take as a result of a review of goodwill as o... 
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03/18/09Macy's Hosts Second Earth Week Charity Shopping Day; 2008 Effort Marked the Single-Largest Fundraising Event in National Park Foundation History
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2009-- Macy’s (NYSE: M) and the National Park Foundation (NPF) will renew the partnership that raised more than $2.9 million in 2008 – marking the single-largest fundraising event for NPF. The One Good Turn™ national charity shopping day seeks to raise awareness and funds to support the environment through a $5 Macy’s shopping pass good for all-day savings throughout the store. In addition t... 
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03/05/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 8.5% in February
CINCINNATI, Mar 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $1.576 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 28, 2009, a decrease of 9.3 percent compared with total sales of $1.737 billion in the four weeks ended March 1, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 8.5 percent in February. This is consistent with management's expectations. Online sales (macys.com and bloomingdales.com combined) were up by 16.2 ... 
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03/03/09Macy's and Clinton Kelly MAKE OVER AMERICA!
225 Winners Across 15 Cities Will Get Their Dream Makeovers by Style Guru Clinton Kelly NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2009-- Launching today with four audience makeovers on ABC’s The View, the “Macy’s & Clinton Kelly MAKE OVER AMERICA” tour will reinvent 225 women across the country with the help of style authority Clinton Kelly (TLC’s What Not To Wear). Traveling to 15 cities over the spring and fall, Macy’s and Clinton Kelly will make over 15 women ... 
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02/24/09Macy's, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of 73 Cents Per Diluted Share
Diluted EPS, Excluding Unusual Items, is $1.06 - Exceeding Company GuidanceCINCINNATI, Feb 24, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 73 cents per diluted share for the 13-week fourth quarter of 2008, ended Jan. 31, 2009. These results include certain unusual items (described below) that negatively impacted fourth quarter earnings by 33 cents per diluted share, but do not include a non-cash charge for goodwill impairment that curr... 
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02/11/09Macy's Announces Successful Completion of Tender Offer
CINCINNATI, Feb 11, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) announced today its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") has accepted for purchase the principal amount of its outstanding notes set forth below, which were validly tendered pursuant to its previously announced cash tender offer for such notes (the "Offer"). The Offer expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on February 10, 2009 (the "Expiration Time"). Purs... 
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02/05/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 4.5% in January
CINCINNATI, Feb 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.213 billion for the four weeks ended Jan. 31, 2009, a decrease of 4.7 percent compared with total sales of $1.273 billion in the four weeks ended Feb. 2, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 4.5 percent in January. For the 13-week fourth quarter of fiscal 2008, Macy's, Inc.'s sales totaled $7.934 billion, down 7.7 percent from total sale... 
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02/02/09Macy's, Inc. Announces Tender Offer for $950 Million in Senior Notes Maturing in 2009
CINCINNATI, Feb 02, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. (the "Company"), has commenced a cash tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase any and all of its outstanding 6.30% Senior Notes due April 1, 2009 ($350 million aggregate amount outstanding; CUSIP Nos. 31410H AP6, 31410H AM3), and 4.80% Senior Notes due July 15, 2009 ($600 million aggregate amount outstanding; CUSIP... 
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02/02/09Macy's, Inc. to Expand "My Macy's" Localization Initiative, Adopt New Operating Structure, Reduce Expenses
Nationally expanded My Macy's will focus resources on local customers to drive sales; Unified nationwide operating structure will reduce duplication and increase efficiency CINCINNATI, Feb 02, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a series of actions designed to position the company for increased sales, profitability and cash flow. These moves will prepare the company for accelerated growth once the economy recovers while reducing previously pl... 
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01/29/09Macy's Thanks for Sharing Holiday Rewards Campaign Raises Unprecedented $14.7 Million For Charity
Macy's Holiday Give-Back Campaign Benefits American Heart Association's Go Red For Women, The Make-A-Wish Foundation and Regional Charities NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Macy’s (NYSE:M) 2008 national Thanks For Sharing holiday gifts rewards program reached a record-breaking $14.7 million to be donated to designated charities across the country. Macy's began the nationwide program in late September, allowing customers to give back to charities in their local ... 
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01/21/09Macy's is All Heart This February with Great Gifts for Valentine's Day and Special Savings in Honor of American Heart Month
Get the Latest in Fashion, Accessories, and Valentine's Day Gifts at Special Savings Feb. 4-8 as Part of Macy's National Sponsorship of Go Red For Women NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 21, 2009--Valentine's Day is that one time of year where you can relive the romance, remember the first time you laid eyes on your beloved, and revisit all the funny moments you've shared. To celebrate this amorous holiday, Macy's is offering whimsical and irresistible gifts of love ... 
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01/08/09Macy's, Inc. to Close 11 Stores
CINCINNATI, Jan 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the closing of 11 underperforming Macy's stores. "These closings are part of our normal-course process to prune underperforming locations each year in order to maintain a healthy portfolio of stores," said Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Macy's, Inc. "While new store growth has slowed in the current economy, our long-term strategy is to ... 
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01/08/09Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 4.0% in December
CINCINNATI, Jan 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported total sales of $4.397 billion for the five weeks ended Jan. 3, 2009, a decrease of 4.7 percent compared with total sales of $4.614 billion in the five weeks ended Jan. 5, 2008. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 4.0 percent in December. Same-store sales for the combined November-December period were down 7.5 percent. (Editor's Note: Macy's, Inc. this morning... 
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12/23/08Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) Receives Million-Dollar Gift from Macy's for "Believe" Holiday Campaign
"Believe" Campaign included re-creation of "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial and in-store "Believe Stations" with Santa letter drive for donation to Make-A-Wish Foundation NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 23, 2008--Macy's today announced a $1 million donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation from the department store retailer's nostalgic holiday Believe campaign. Based on the New York Sun's famous "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial, the Macy's... 
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12/17/08Macy's, Inc. Acts to Amend Bank Credit Facility
Covenant Revisions Provide Additional Financial Flexibility to Weather Economic DownturnCINCINNATI, Dec 17, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to amend its existing bank credit agreement, led by Bank of America and J.P. Morgan. The size of the company's credit facility ($2 billion) and its maturity date (Aug. 31, 2012) remain unchanged, providing substantial liquidity for the company to weather the c... 
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12/08/08Macy's, Inc. Online Selling Sites Enhance Integration with Bricks-and-Mortar Stores
CINCINNATI, Dec 08, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported that a series of customer-focused improvements have supported ongoing sales growth of its online businesses - macys.com and bloomingdales.com - and fostered further integration between the company's stores and Internet sites. "Macy's and Bloomingdale's customers increasingly are multi-channel customers, shopping both online and in-store," said Terry J. Lundgren, ... 
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12/05/08Macy's Legacy of Holiday Magic Continues with Premiere of New Animated Special
New Christmas Television Special Features Voices of Danny DeVito, Lucy Liu, Freddy Rodriguez, Brian Williams and Brenda Song; Music Composed by Duncan Sheik Along with Selections from Faith Hill's New Christmas Album NEW YORK, Dec 05, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Known for beloved and epic holiday events, Macy's (NYSE:M) is adding a new tradition this season with the premiere of the original special, "Little Spirit: Christmas in New York." Building on the legacy created by i... 
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12/04/08Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 13.3% in November, Including Anticipated Negative Impact of Calendar Shift
Company Reiterates Fourth Quarter Same-Store Sales GuidanceCINCINNATI, Dec 04, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.327 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 29, 2008, a decrease of 14.1 percent compared to total sales of $2.707 billion in the four weeks ended Dec. 1, 2007. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 13.3 percent in November, consistent with previous guidance that anticipated the negative i... 
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11/26/08Macy's Announces Hundreds of Black Friday Specials & Cyber Monday Web-Busters
Incredible Black Friday Doorbusters; Exclusive Brands Like Martha Stewart Collection, Tommy Hilfiger, and FAO Schwarz; and New Macys.com Shopping Features, Plus Web-Busters and Great Free Shipping Offers All Weekend - Will Make Macy's the Premier Holiday Shopping DestinationNEW YORK, Nov 26, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As consumers focus on value this holiday season, Macy's (NYSE: M) today announced more than 200 Black Friday specials and online-only Cyber Monday web-busters on the s... 
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11/21/08The Magic of Christmas: Macys Celebrates the Holidays With Communities Across the Country
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shopping at Macy’s (NYSE:M - News) at Christmas is an experience steeped in tradition. The home of beloved holiday events across the country, Macy’s will be celebrating the season with such favorites as Macy’s Santaland®, animated holiday windows, tree lightings, fireworks and parades. “Every Christmas at Macy’s just seems to get better and better. We have the most wanted brands and designers for the entire family and for your home, and this year Macy’s will carry m... 
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11/12/08Macy's, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results, Reaffirms 2008 Sales and Earnings Guidance
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported a loss of 10 cents per diluted share for the third quarter of 2008, ended Nov. 1, 2008, compared with diluted earnings per share of 8 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding division consolidation costs of $16 million ($10 million after tax or 2 cents per diluted share), the third quarter 2008 loss was 8 cents per diluted share. The third quarter of 2007 included May Company merger integra... 
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11/10/08Macy's Gives 1 Million Meals During Thanksgiving
Macy's Culinary Council Chefs Appear In-Store & Join Macy's Volunteers in Helping the Hungry NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2008--Macy's (NYSE:M) is giving the ultimate gift this Thanksgiving season - one million meals to those at risk of hunger - in partnership with Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the United States. In addition, Macy's Culinary Council chefs will add stops along their 12-city fall tour to join Macy's Part... 
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11/06/08Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 6.3% in October
Company Reiterates Fall Season Same-Store Sales Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.721 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 1, 2008, a decrease of 6.9 percent compared to total sales of $1.849 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 6.3 percent in October. For the third quarter of 2008, the company's total sales were $5.500 billion, a decrease of 6.9 perce... 
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10/31/08Macy's Inspires America To "Believe" This Holiday Season
"Believe" Campaign Includes Re-Creation of "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" Editorial, In-Store "Believe" Stations, and Santa Letter Drive with Potential Million-Dollar Donation to Make-A-Wish Foundation "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" Television Ad Features Celebrity Designers Jessica Simpson, Martha Stewart, Carlos Santana, Donald Trump, Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole, Ana de la Reguera and Carlos Ponce Business Editors/Retail Writer... 
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10/27/08Macy's Turns 150!
Renaming of Famous 34th St., the Empire State Building Lit Red, an Epic Cake, and a Special Fireworks Finale Mark the Occasion Jessica Simpson, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Eva Mendes, Martha Stewart, Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole and Clinton Kelly to attend New York City Birthday Gala NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2008--Macy's (NYSE:M), the famous department store and retail industry pioneer beloved for its memorable events and immortalized in Miracle on 34th Stree... 
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10/24/08Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
Company Announces Resumption of Monthly Sales Reporting and Timing of Quarterly Conference Call CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2008--The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.25 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable January 2, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2008. Separately, the company announced it will temporarily reinstate monthly reporting of its sales... 
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10/21/08Macy's Kicks Off Sixth Annual National Thanks for Sharing Campaign
Macys 2008 Holiday Rewards Program Runs Through December 31, 2008 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2008-- Macy's has kicked off its national Thanks for Sharing holiday rewards program, which allows customers to give back to charities in their communities when they enroll in the program at their favorite Macy's store and on macys.com/thanksforsharing. Thanks for Sharing has benefited communities nationwide with more than $37 million over the last five years. Thanks for Sharing ... 
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10/10/08Macy's, Inc. Updates Business Performance and 2008 Guidance
CINCINNATI, Ohio, October 10, 2008 – Macy’s, Inc. today provided additional information on the company's business performance and updated its 2008 sales and earnings guidance in light of the weakening economic environment and consumer confidence. The company noted that with the uncertain direction of the economy, predictions of future performance remain difficult. Macy's, Inc. has continued to out-perform most of its major competitors in same-store sales, even as sales hav... 
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10/06/08Macy's Celebrates Milestone 150th Birthday on October 28, 2008
Month-Long Celebration Includes National Rollout of Signature Fashion Show, New Orleans Store Openings, a Customer Shopping Event and a Fashion Industry GalaNEW YORK, Oct 06, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) is celebrating an epic milestone this month as the famous retailer marks its 150th birthday on October 28. A local retail store turned cultural icon, Macy's will commemorate the occasion with a line-up of remarkable events and charity and community-buil... 
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09/24/08The Difference a Day Makes: Macy's Raises More Than $9 Million with National Shop For A Cause Event
Annual Event Raises Dollars for Local Charities Throughout the U.S.NEW YORK, Sep 24, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it successfully raised more than $9 million with this year's third annual national "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event, bringing the total raised over three years to more than $27 million. The event was held on Saturday, September 20 in all Macy's stores and on macys.com to help raise awareness and ... 
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09/22/08REPEAT/Bloomingdale's to Open in Dubai in 2010
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 22, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that the first Bloomingdale's stores outside of the United States will open in February 2010 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), as part of a strategic relationship with Al Tayer Group LLC, a leading UAE-based company with diversified businesses. Two Bloomingdale's locations - a three-level apparel and accessories store of about 146,000 square feet and a one-level home store of about 54,000 square... 
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09/22/08Bloomingdale's to Open in Dubai in 2010
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 22, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that the first Bloomingdale's stores outside of the United States will open in February 2010 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), as part of a strategic relationship with Al Tayer Group LLC, a leading UAE-based company with diversified businesses. Two Bloomingdale's locations - a three-level apparel and accessories store of about 146,000 square feet and a one-level home store of about 54,000 square... 
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09/18/08RESPECT! Campaign(SM) Launch Rallies Nation to Use Virtual Voices to Speak Out Against Abuse
Family Violence Prevention Fund and Macy's Use Mobile and Online Technology to Create a National Conversation about Domestic and Sexual Violence SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2008--On Friday, September 19, the Family Violence Prevention Fund (FVPF) and Macy's will ask the nation to join in marking the first annual National RESPECT! Day(SM). A newly designated observance, National RESPECT! Day will launch a multi-year movement, in partnership with Macy's, designed t... 
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09/16/08Macy's Hosts Third Annual Shop For A Cause Day
Shop For A Cause has Raised $19 Million in Previous Two Years for Local Charities Around the Country NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 16, 2008--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced its third annual "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event, which has raised nearly $19 million over the past two years for charities across the U.S. This year's Shop For A Cause day will take place in all Macy's stores and on macys.com on Saturday, September 20. "It is a particularly special year fo... 
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09/11/08Eva Mendes Launches Home Decor Brand Exclusively at Macy's
Vida Bedding Collection Features Bold Bedding Designs Offering Everyday Luxury for the Home NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 11, 2008--Macy's (NYSE:M) and Eva Mendes today announced the exclusive launch of an original home decor line, Vida, created with her partner George Augusto. Vida will initially offer five vibrant bedding styles featuring rich colors, dramatic patterns, the highest-quality fabrications and romantic touches, all at an affordable price. The... 
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09/10/08Bloomingdale's Announces Three New Stores
Two Locations to Feature Design Concept of SoHo Store CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 10, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) announced plans today to open three new Bloomingdale's stores - including two that will feature the store design concept launched at the Bloomingdale's SoHo store in lower Manhattan. The new SoHo-type concept stores will be smaller than the traditional Bloomingdale's store and will feature tightly edited assortments of contemporary men's and women's merchan... 
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09/08/08Tommy Hilfiger U.S. Sportswear and Hilfiger Fragrance Now Exclusively at Macy's
Celebrity Charity Motorcycle Motorcade Tours Through New York City on September 9 Ending at Macy's Herald Square with Autograph Signing Event and Gavin DeGraw Concert NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 8, 2008--Less than a year after the announcement of an exclusive strategic alliance, Tommy Hilfiger rolls out a revved up new collection of women's and men's U.S. sportswear now available only at Macy's (NYSE:M). Additionally, the launch of the new Hilfiger men's fragrance this S... 
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09/03/08Macy's, Inc. Bag Hunger: 15.3 Million Meals Provided This Year to Feeding America's Nationwide Network of Food Banks
CINCINNATI, Sep 03, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) store and support divisions today announced the results of the 11th annual Partners in Time "Bag Hunger" summer national food campaign, benefiting many affiliates of Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger-relief charity in the United States (formerly known as America's Second Harvest). Macy's, Inc. employees in 225 cities organized food collections in an effort to "Bag ... 
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08/22/08Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2008--The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.25 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable October 1, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2008. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2007 sales of $26.3 billion. The company operates more than 850 department stores ... 
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08/13/08Macy's, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 17 Cents Per Diluted Share vs. 16 Cents Last Year
Diluted EPS, excluding consolidation costs and non-cash asset impairment charges, is 29 cents - flat vs. last year CINCINNATI, Aug 13, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 17 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2008, ended Aug. 2, 2008, compared with diluted earnings per share of 16 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Same-store sales in the second quarter declined by 2.1 percent. Second quarter 2008 earnings include two ... 
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08/13/08Macy's Partners with dunnhumbyUSA to Develop, Apply Customer Insights to Grow Same-Store Sales
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) and dunnhumbyUSA, a leading consumer insight firm, today announced that Macy's is partnering with dunnhumbyUSA under a significant multi-year agreement. Macy's will be dunnhumbyUSA's exclusive client in the department store category. Under the agreement, dunnhumby will analyze Macy's customer sales data, develop customer segmentation models, and work with the Macy's organization to apply the learnings, in alignment ... 
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08/11/08Macy's, Inc. to Host August 13 Conference Call
CINCINNATI, Aug 11, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) is scheduled to report its second quarter 2008 earnings on Wednesday, August 13, 2008, and will Webcast a call with financial analysts that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. The Webcast is accessible to the media and general public either via the company's Web site at www.macysinc.com or by calling in on 1-877-723-9522 (719-325-4782 for international callers), passcode 4998079. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and N... 
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07/31/08Mark Seliger Captures Macy's "Stars" for Commemorative 150th Birthday Images
Christina Aguilera, Martha Stewart, Tommy Hilfiger, Donald Trump and Calvin Klein Pay Homage to Macy's with Brand-Inspired Stills by Mark Seliger NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 31, 2008--As the company gears up for a season-long celebration of its milestone 150th birthday, Macy's (NYSE:M) today revealed a first glimpse of the star power behind the celebration with a series of commemorative photos shot by famed Rolling Stone photographer Mark Sel... 
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07/29/08Macy's Goods Were Not Produced in Long Island City "Sweatshop"
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 29, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported that a Long Island garment factory cited by the New York State Department of Labor for labor law violations was, in fact, not manufacturing goods for sale at Macy's. "There is no place in Macy's stores for goods that are manufactured by workers who are underage, underpaid or forced to work in conditions that are illegal," said Janet Grove, vice chair of Macy's, Inc. and chairman of Macy's Merchandising ... 
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07/10/08Macy's, Inc. 11th Annual Bag Hunger: 30 Million Pounds of Food Given in National Campaign
With Schools Out for Summer, Hunger Emerges CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 10, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) store and support divisions today announced their 11th annual Partners in Time "Bag Hunger" summer national food campaign, benefiting many affiliates of America's Second Harvest - The Nation's Food Bank Network, the largest domestic hunger-relief charity in the United States. The problem of children's hunger is more acute during summer months when millions of children lo... 
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06/23/08Bikini Blues? Skineez Skincarewear(TM) Launches at Macy's Just in Time for Bathing Suit Season
Women's Shapewear Uses Revolutionary Technology to Reduce the Appearance of Cellulite NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 2008--With the summer season in full swing, Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the launch of Skineez Skincarewear(TM), a new women's shapewear solution designed to smooth skin and reduce the appearance of cellulite while you wear it. Created by Clothes For A Cause and available exclusively at Macy's and on macys.com, the new line of women's... 
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06/23/08Macy's Prices $650 Million Senior Notes Offering
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $650 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2015 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. The 2015 senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 7.875 percent per annum. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Macy's, Inc. The transaction is expected to close on or about June 26,... 
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06/10/08Macy's Partners with Rolling Stone to Offer Magazine's Iconic Covers for Collectors' Edition Tees
NEW YORK, Jun 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) and Rolling Stone magazine today announced the exclusive launch of a series of collectors' edition t-shirts featuring famous Rolling Stone covers to honor the legendary music magazine's strong cultural influence throughout its 40-year history. Now available at select Macy's and on macys.com, the collectors' edition shirts will feature a selection of individual covers from the Rolling Stone archives, including world-famous artists li... 
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05/22/08Macy's Launches e-Spot(TM) Automated Retail Shops in 400 Stores
Rollout Marks Reinvestment in Popular, Best-in-Class Electronics NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2008--On the heels of a successful two-year pilot of personal electronic automated retail shops with ZoomSystems, Macy's today announced the rollout of this technology to more than half of its full-line department stores around the country. The new e-Spot automated shops offer the latest consumer electronics at a customer's fingertips with touchscreen technology that processes the t... 
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05/21/08Macy's Announces Plans for a New Store in Sarasota
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) announced plans today to open a Macy's store at the new University Town Center development in Sarasota, FL. At 150,000 square feet, the store will be two levels and will offer a full complement of apparel and accessories for men, women and children, along with selected merchandise for the home. "Sarasota is a very important market for us, and we are pleased to be expanding our stores," said Julie Greiner, chairm... 
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05/16/08Macy's and FAO Schwarz Sign Exclusive Toy Store Agreement
CINCINNATI & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) and FAO Schwarz today announced they have signed an exclusive agreement under which FAO Schwarz will open FAO-operated toy stores in up to 275 Macy's stores in fall 2008. FAO Schwarz stores are planned to expand into a total of approximately 685 Macy's stores over the next two years. Under the agreement, FAO Schwarz has named Macy's the exclusive U.S. retail store host of FAO Schwarz departments, and FAO S... 
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05/16/08Macy's, Inc. Board Elects Amy Hanson as Senior Vice President for Property Development
Areas of Responsibility to Include Energy Services, Sustainability, Licensed Operations, Purchasing and Foodservice CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2008--Macy's, Inc.'s board of directors has elected Amy Hanson as senior vice president for property development, effective immediately. She will be based in Cincinnati and report to Macy's, Inc. Vice Chair Tom Cole. Hanson, 49, previously was vice chairman and director of stores at Minneapolis-based Macy's North and led t... 
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05/16/08Macy's, Inc. Board Increases Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, May 16, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today increased the quarterly dividend on the company's common stock by approximately 2 percent from 13 cents per share to 13.25 cents per share. The regular quarterly dividend is payable July 1, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 13, 2008. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2007 sales o... 
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05/14/08Macy's, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
Same-Store Sales Decline 2.6%; Company Reaffirms 2008 Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) today reported a loss of 14 cents per diluted share from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2008, ended May 3, 2008. These results include two unusual items (described below) that negatively impacted first quarter 2008 earnings by 16 cents per diluted share. Excluding these items, the company would have earned 2 cents per diluted share from c... 
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05/13/08Macy's Announces Three New Stores in Metropolitan Phoenix
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans to open three new Macy's stores in the Phoenix market within the next two years. In April 2009, a 120,000 square-foot, one-level store will open at SanTan Village in Gilbert, AZ. In fall 2010, a 120,000 square-foot, one-level store is expected to open at Estrella Falls in Goodyear, AZ, and a 150,000 square-foot, two-level store is expected to open at CityNorth in the Northeast Valley of Phoenix. ... 
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05/13/08Macy's Announces Plans for New Store in Las Vegas
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans to open a new Macy's store in fall 2009 at The Shops at Summerlin Centre in west Las Vegas. The open-air regional center will be located near the recently completed western portion of the Las Vegas beltway. At 180,000 square feet, the Summerlin Centre location will be a two-level lifestyle store. It will feature a full range of apparel and accessories for men, women and children, as well as merc... 
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05/09/08Bloomingdale's to Focus on Bloomingdales.com
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2008--Bloomingdale's today announced plans to shift the focus of its direct-to-consumer business to the bloomingdales.com Web site, where sales growth has far outpaced the Bloomingdale's By Mail catalog in recent years. The company will continue to enhance bloomingdales.com as a robust growth vehicle for the Bloomingdale's brand. The Bloomingdale's By Mail catalog will be discontinued by early 2009. Advertising catalogs produced by Bloomingdale's mark... 
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05/08/08Edelman, Harrison Named to New Positions at Macy's, Inc.
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Daniel H. Edelman, currently president and chief operating officer of San Francisco-based Macy's West, has been appointed to the new corporate-level position of president for international retail development. Robert B. Harrison, previously president and chief operating officer of Macy's Northwest in Seattle, will succeed Edelman as president and chief operating officer of the Macy's West division. Bot... 
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04/24/08Macy's, Inc. to Host May 14 Conference Call
CINCINNATI, Apr 24, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M) is scheduled to report its first quarter 2008 earnings on Wednesday, May 14, 2008, and will Webcast a call with financial analysts that day at 10:30 a.m. ET. The Webcast is accessible to the media and general public either via the company's Web site at www.macysinc.com or by calling in on 1-888-596-2573 (913-312-0379 for international callers), passcode 4101446. Separately, Karen Hoguet, executive vice president and chie... 
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04/17/08Macy's, Inc. to Adopt Recycled Paper Bags, Biodegradable Packing Materials as Part of Sustainability Commitment
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will begin using recycled paper shopping bags at its Macy's stores, as well as biodegradable packaging for its online shipments, as part of the company's commitment to contribute to a more sustainable environment. The changes will phase-in beginning this month. Macy's will replace the primary handled shopping bag used in its stores with one made from kraft paper with 30 percent rec... 
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03/25/08MACY’S ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL PARK FOUNDATION, LAUNCHES MULTI-CHANNEL ECO-AWARENESS CAMPAIGN REVISED
Turn Over a New Leaf campaign includes national charity shopping days, eco-friendly merchandise, special events, “green” giveaways, children's activities, and educational marketing NEW YORK, March 25, 2008 — In celebration of Earth Week and National Park Week, Macy's and the National Park Foundation today announced a new partnership to educate, raise awareness and generate funds for parks across the country. The collaboration is the cornerstone of Macy's Turn Over A New Leaf campaign that ... 
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03/21/08Macy's, Inc. Board Elects Ann Munson Steines as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 21, 2008--Macy's, Inc.'s (NYSE:M) board of directors has elected Ann Munson Steines to the new position of vice president, deputy general counsel and assistant secretary, effective immediately. She will be based in Cincinnati and report to Dennis J. Broderick, the company's general counsel and secretary. Munson Steines, 42, currently serves as divisional vice president and associate general counsel at Macy's, Inc. "Ann is an excellent attorn... 
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03/20/08Macy's Spring Brand Campaign Features New Celebrity Designers and Premieres a Spanish-Language Version
New Spots Build on Popular "Stars" of Macy's Concept NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 20, 2008--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the continuation of its star-studded advertising campaign that highlights the retailer's talented and well-known family of fashion and home designers. This season, two new spots feature both returning favorites and fresh faces to the cast and will aim to reach broader audiences with a Spanish-language version. The spots, directed by Oscar-winning director... 
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03/14/08Macy's Helps Makeover Remaining Contestants on NBC's ``The Biggest Loser: Couples'' in Special Fashion Episode Airing Tuesday, March 18 (8-10 P.M. ET/PT)
Tim Gunn Shops With Contestants and Styles Them for the Runway NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 14, 2008--With new bodies and a collective weight loss of 588 pounds, the seven remaining contestants on NBC's popular reality show - "The Biggest Loser:Couples" - get a high-fashion makeover on the March 18 episode with the help of style guru and "Project Runway" mentor, Tim Gunn, and great looks from Macy's. The makeovers culminate in an emotional fashion show where special guests sur... 
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03/12/08Macy's Welcomes Spring With Renowned Flower Shows
Annual Four-Store Celebration Marks First Year of Simultaneous EventsNEW YORK, Mar 12, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Celebrating the arrival of spring, Macy's Flower Show is considered one of the country's premier events of the season. This year's floral extravaganzas open this week in the Herald Square (New York), Union Square (San Francisco), State Street (Chicago) and downtown Minneapolis stores, marking the first time that all shows will be held simultaneously. "This is truly a remarkable ye... 
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03/05/08Macy's, Inc. to Webcast March 12 Presentation from the Bank of America Consumer Conference
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 5, 2008--Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Karen Hoguet, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M), will be featured speakers at the Bank of America Consumer Conference in New York City, scheduled for 3:20 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Media and investors may access the live audio Webcast at www.macysinc.com/ir, beginning at 3:20 p.m. ET. The webcast will also be a... 
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02/28/08Tony Spring Named President of Bloomingdale's
CINCINNATI, Feb 28, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Tony Spring has been named president of its New York-based Bloomingdale's division, effective immediately. Since 2005, Spring has served as Bloomingdale's senior executive vice president and director of stores, with additional responsibility for Bloomingdale's shopping services and creative services. In his new role, Spring will be responsible for the division's stores, marketing, creative services, fin... 
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02/26/08Macy's, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $1.73 Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations vs. $1.45 Last Year
4Q Diluted EPS, Excluding Merger Integration Costs, is $1.83 CINCINNATI, Feb 26, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings from continuing operations of $1.73 per diluted share for the 13-week fourth quarter of 2007, ended Feb. 2, 2008. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.45 for the 14-week fourth quarter last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs of $69 million ($43 million after tax or 10 cents per dil... 
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02/22/08Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2008--The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable April 1, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 14, 2008. Separately, Macy's, Inc. also noted that it has revised the time of its fourth quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Tuesday, Feb. 26, because of a scheduling conflict with the earnings conference cal... 
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02/20/08Macy's Thanks for Sharing Campaign Raises Record $13 Million
Macy's Holiday Give-Back Campaign Benefits National and Regional CharitiesNEW YORK, Feb 20, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) 2007 national Thanks For Sharing holiday gifts rewards program reached an unprecedented $13 million to be donated to designated charities across the country. Macy's kicked off this nationwide program in late September, allowing customers to give back to charities in their local communities when they enrolled in the program at their favorite Macy's store and onl... 
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02/14/08Bloomingdale's to Open First Store in Phoenix
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans to open a Bloomingdale's in the new CityNorth development in the Northeast Valley area of Phoenix in fall 2009. This will be Bloomingdale's first store in Arizona and its 10th store in the western United States. Construction is expected to begin in fall 2008. "We look forward to bringing Bloomingdale's unique merchandise, style and flair to central Arizona," said Michael Gould, Bloomingdal... 
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02/06/08Macy's Launches New Initiatives to Drive Sales, Earnings
Company to Strengthen Market Localization and Enhance Customer Service While Consolidating Three Divisions CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced new initiatives to strengthen local market focus and enhance selling service which, in combination with the consolidation of three Macy's divisions, is expected to enable the company to both accelerate same-store sales growth and reduce expense. (Editor's Note: Macy's, Inc. this... 
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02/06/08Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 7.1% in January
With Tax Settlement, Company Expects 4Q Diluted EPS of $1.75 to $1.80, Excluding Merger Integration CostsCINCINNATI, Feb 06, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.275 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 2, 2008, compared to total sales of $1.782 billion in the five weeks ended Feb. 3, 2007. The 28.4 percent decrease in total sales was primarily attributable to one fewer week in the January 2008 calendar versus January 2007. For the comparable four-... 
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01/29/08Destination: Wedding - Martha Stewart Collection with Wedgwood Launches in Macy's Stores -
New Tabletop Collection Brings Martha Stewart's Design Influence to Largest Department Store Wedding and Gift Registry NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2008--Shopping for those special items to last a lifetime will be a little easier for nuptial-bound couples this spring with the launch of the Martha Stewart Collection with Wedgwood exclusively at Macy's. This new tabletop line, featuring 10 fine bone china patterns, six crystal stemware patterns, and six stainless ste... 
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01/22/08Macy's Fashions New Go Red For Women Multicultural Fund
February Efforts Also Include National ''Wear Red Day'' Event and Exclusive Geoffrey Beene Product NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2008--As a national sponsor of the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement, Macy's (NYSE:M) is ramping up support for the organization's February campaign in celebration of American Heart Month. This year, in addition to national and regional in-store events, Macy's is pioneering an innovative program to enhance and exp... 
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01/10/08Macy's, Inc. Combined November-December Same-Store Sales Down 1.1%
December Same-Store Sales Fall 7.9% Following a 13.4% Increase in November; Combined November-December is Consistent with 4Q Same-Store Sales Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2008--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $4.624 billion for the five weeks ended Jan. 5, 2008, a decrease of 7.4 percent compared to total sales of $4.995 billion in the five weeks ended Dec. 30, 2006. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 7.9 percent in December. ... 
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01/07/08The CW, Macy's and Warner Bros. Television Group Partner for the ''One Tree Hill Casting Call'' to Offer the Ultimate Fan Weekend and a Walk-On Role
Hit Drama Series "One Tree Hill" Returns with Season Five Premiere on January 8 LOS ANGELES, Jan 07, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The CW, Macy's and the Warner Bros. Television Group are offering eight passionate ONE TREE HILL fans the opportunity of a lifetime - a chance to win a walk-on role and spend a star-filled weekend with the cast in Wilmington, North Carolina, where the series is filmed. ONE TREE HILL season five premieres on Tuesday, January 8 (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET). The "Ultimate Fa... 
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12/28/07Macy's, Inc. to Close Nine Stores
CINCINNATI, Dec 28, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the closing of nine underperforming Macy's stores. They are located in: Washington Square, Indianapolis, IN (152,000 square feet; 90 employees; opened in 1974); Prien Lake Mall, Lake Charles, LA (116,000 square feet; 75 employees; opened in 2003); Rolling Acres Mall, Akron, OH (103,000 square feet; 84 employees; opened in 1978); Canton Centre, Canton, OH (120,000 square feet; 76 ... 
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12/12/07Deirdre P. Connelly Joins Macy's, Inc. Board of Directors
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Deirdre P. Connelly, president of U.S. operations at Eli Lilly and Company, has been elected to the company's board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2008. "Deirdre Connelly is an accomplished business executive with deep insight into building strong organizations and marketing to defined customer segments," said Terry J. Lundgren, Macy's, Inc. chairman, president and chief executive officer. "She... 
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12/10/07Macy's ''Thanks for Sharing'' Holiday Campaign Hits $12 Million Goal with Three Weeks to Go
Macy's National Holiday Give-Back Program Runs Through December 31 CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2007--With three weeks remaining for enrollment, Macy's (NYSE:M) and its customers have already raised $12 million for charities around the country through its 2007 Thanks for Sharing holiday gifts rewards program. Macy's kicked off this national program in late September, allowing customers to give back to charities in their local communities when they enroll in the program at... 
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12/06/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 13.4% in November
Strong Customer Response and Calendar Shift Lead to Improved Sales Performance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.713 billion for the four weeks ended Dec. 1, 2007, an increase of 13.9 percent compared to total sales of $2.382 billion in the four weeks ended Nov. 25, 2006. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 13.4 percent in November. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sales to... 
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11/25/07The Magic of Macy's: Cyber Monday Exclusive Web-Busters
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 25, 2007--This Monday, Nov. 26, macys.com will be the hottest spot on the web with Cyber Monday "web-busters" and free shipping on orders of $75 or more. For macys.com, Cyber Monday is one of the largest shopping days of the year. On Cyber Monday (Nov. 26), from 7:30 a.m. EST until 11:59 p.m. PST, customers will find one-day-only web-busters plus nearly 80 other handpicked specials in all merchandise categories. These super sharp values, exclusiv... 
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11/20/07The Magic of Christmas: Macy's Gift Ideas for the Season
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2007--Especially during the holiday season, Macy's (NYSE:M) offers distinctive and unique merchandise that makes gift giving fun, easy and fashionable. Here is a sampling of key items from Macy's merchandise assortment that are especially new, different or interesting for the 2007 holiday shopping season - whether a shopper is buying gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or other holidays. These items are available in most or all Macy's store... 
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11/19/07Macy's Announces Plans for New Store at Summit Fair in Metropolitan Kansas City
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) announced plans today for a new store at Summit Fair in Lee's Summit, MO, in the metropolitan Kansas City area. The open-air lifestyle center will be located at 50 Highway and Chipman Road in southeast Jackson County. At 120,000 square feet, the Summit Fair location will be a new format for a one-level lifestyle store. It will feature a full range of apparel, and accessories for men, women and children, along with ... 
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11/14/07Macy's, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 8 Cents Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations Vs. 3 Cents Last Year
3Q Diluted EPS, Excluding Merger Integration Costs, is 10 Cents - at the Top End of Company Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 8 cents per diluted share for the third quarter of 2007, ended Nov. 3, 2007. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of 3 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs of $17 million ($10 million after tax... 
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11/13/07Macy's Announces Plans for a New Store in Tampa
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced plans to open a new store at The Shops at Wiregrass, a new lifestyle development located at SR 56 and Bruce B. Downs Blvd. in North Tampa, FL. This will be Macy's eighth store in the Tampa market. At 140,000 square feet, the store will on be two levels and will offer a full complement of apparel and accessories for men, women and children, as well as home textiles and housewares. "We are excited ... 
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11/12/07Martha Stewart Collection(TM) at Macy's Special Holiday Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2007--The holiday season is just around the corner, and this year's gift giving can be easier and more thoughtful with these personalized gift ideas from Martha Stewart. Incorporating the broad range of home goods and holiday items from the "Martha Stewart Collection" available exclusively at Macy's (NYSE:M) and on macys.com, these clever ideas will help shoppers find the perfect gift for everyone on their list. Images of all gift ideas are avai... 
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11/09/07The Magic of Christmas: Macy's Traditions Old and New
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2007--Shopping at Macy's at the holidays is an experience steeped in tradition. This year is no exception. Across the country, Macy's will be celebrating the "Magic of Christmas" with such favorites as Macy's Santaland(R), animated holiday windows, tree lightings, fireworks and parades. "The Magic of Christmas will delight people across the country. With distinctive merchandise assortments and festive store events, Macy's is pleased to play a... 
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11/08/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 1.5% in October
Third Quarter Sales Are Within Company's Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.853 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 3, 2007, a decrease of 0.5 percent compared to total sales of $1.862 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 1.5 percent in October. This compares with the company's guidance for October same-store sales to be in the range of down 1 percent to u... 
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10/30/07Macy's National ''Thanks for Sharing'' Campaign Returns for 2007
Macy's Holiday Give-Back Program Runs Through December 31CINCINNATI, Oct 30, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) has kicked off its national Thanks for Sharing holiday gift rewards program, which allows customers to give back to charities in their communities when they enroll in the program at their favorite Macy's store and on macys.com/thanksforsharing. Thanks for Sharing has benefited communities nationwide with more than $24 million in the last four years. Thanks for Sharing benefi... 
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10/26/07Macy's and Tommy Hilfiger Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement
CINCINNATI & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) and Tommy Hilfiger U.S.A., Inc. today announced that they have signed a strategic alliance agreement under which Macy's will be the exclusive department store retailer of Tommy Hilfiger men's and women's sportswear in the United States, beginning in fall 2008. Under this agreement, Macy's will expand Hilfiger merchandise assortments in every Macy's division and on macys.com, increase and enhance location... 
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10/26/07Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2007--The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Jan. 2, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 14, 2007. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2006 sales of $27 billion. The company operates more than 850 department stores in 45 states,... 
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10/25/07Star Designers Celebrate ''The Magic of Macy's'' in New Holiday Ad Campaign
Macy's to Highlight ''The Magic of Christmas'' in Holiday Season Marketing NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2007--Macy's (NYSE:M) today unveiled a new holiday TV spot that underscores "The Magic of Macy's" as the company's enduring brand platform. Featuring the same cast of high-profile fashion and home designers seen in the earlier fall campaign, Macy's "Evening" spot captures the store's superstar design talent as they decorate their "departments" f... 
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10/18/07What a Difference a Day Makes: Macy's Raises $9.5 Million with National Shop For A Cause Event
Annual Event Raises Dollars for Local Charities Throughout the U.S. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2007--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it successfully raised more than $9.5 million with this year's second annual national "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event. The event was held on Saturday, October 13 in all Macy's stores and on macys.com to help raise awareness and support for local and regional charity organizations across the U.S... 
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10/11/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 2.7% in September
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.274 billion for the five weeks ended Oct. 6, 2007, a decrease of 1.1 percent compared to total sales of $2.300 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 2.7 percent in September. This is within the company's guidance for September same-store sales to be in the range of down 1 percent to 3 percent. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sale... 
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10/09/07Macy's Hosts Second National Shop For A Cause Day
2006 Inaugural Event Raised Nearly $10 Million for Charities Around the Country NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2007--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it will anniversary last fall's successful national "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event which raised nearly $10 million for charities across the U.S. This year's Shop For A Cause event will take place in all Macy's stores and on macys.com on Saturday, October 13. "Macy's charity shopping days are... 
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10/09/07LUSH In-store Shops Expand Into Select Macy's Nationwide
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 9, 2007 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX News Network) -- LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics Ltd and Macy's today announced that LUSH will open new licensed departments in select Macy's stores nationwide to sell fresh, handmade bath and body products. > "Macy's is a perfect fit for LUSH's expansion plans into the U.S. market," says North American CEO Mark Wolverton. "We have a huge pent up demand for the brand in the U.S. after years of only a mail order offer... 
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09/27/07Macy's Announces Two Stores to Open in New Orleans
Macy's Returns in November 2008 Following Hurricane Katrina Damage CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) announced plans today to open two stores in the New Orleans market in November 2008. A 188,000 square-foot store will reopen at Esplanade, and a new 228,000 square-foot store will open at Lakeside. Together, the stores are expected to create approximately 360 new jobs. "Returning to the New Orleans market has been a top priority for us," sa... 
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09/13/07REPEAT/Macy's New Brand Campaign Features Ensemble Cast of Star Designers
Campaign Directed and Shot by Academy-Award Winners Barry Levinson and Bob Richardson NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 13, 2007--Macy's today revealed details of its new advertising campaign positioned to showcase the retailer's talented and high-profile cast of fashion and home brands. In addition to on-screen star power, the spots were directed by Oscar-winning director Barry Levinson (Rain Man), and Oscar-winning cinematographer Bob Richardson (The Aviator,... 
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09/13/07Macy's New Brand Campaign Features Ensemble Cast of Star Designers
Campaign Directed and Shot by Academy-Award Winners Barry Levinson and Bob Richardson NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 13, 2007--Macy's today revealed details of its new advertising campaign positioned to showcase the retailer's talented and high-profile cast of fashion and home brands. In addition to on-screen star power, the spots were directed by Oscar-winning director Barry Levinson (Rain Man), and Oscar-winning cinematographer Bob Richardson (The Aviator, JFK... 
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09/11/07Macy's Launches the "Martha Stewart Collection(TM)'' Nationwide
Marking Macy's Largest Brand Rollout Ever, the Martha Stewart Collection Offers Unique Ideas and Inspired Solutions for Decorating, Cooking and EntertainingNEW YORK, Sep 10, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the official launch of its exclusive "Martha Stewart Collection," available at all of its full-line department stores across the country. Representing the largest brand rollout in Macy's history, the Martha Stewart Collection is a broad assortment of bed, bath, ente... 
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09/10/07Macy's Launches the "Martha Stewart Collection(TM)'' Nationwide
Marking Macy's Largest Brand Rollout Ever, the Martha Stewart Collection Offers Unique Ideas and Inspired Solutions for Decorating, Cooking and Entertaining NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 10, 2007--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced the official launch of its exclusive "Martha Stewart Collection," available at all of its full-line department stores across the country. Representing the largest brand rollout in Macy's history, the Martha Stewart Collection is a broad assortment o... 
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09/06/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Up 2.4% in August
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.788 billion for the four weeks ended Sept. 1, 2007, an increase of 3.7 percent compared to total sales of $1.724 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were up 2.4 percent in August. This exceeds the company's guidance for August same-store sales to be in the range of down 1 percent to up 2 percent. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sales tot... 
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08/29/07Macy's Prices $350 Million Senior Notes Offering
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced the pricing on August 28 of the public offering of $350 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2013 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc. The 2013 senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.875 percent per annum. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Macy's, Inc. The transaction is expected to close on or ab... 
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08/27/07Macy's and Bloomingdale's Employees ''Bag Hunger'' for Children with 10 Million Pounds of Food
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 27, 2007--Local food banks across the country are restocking empty shelves thanks to the 10.4 million pounds of food collected this summer through Bag Hunger - a national project of Partners in Time, the Macy's employee volunteer program. It's especially fitting as Bag Hunger celebrates its 10th anniversary this year; since the project began volunteers have collected food and equivalent donations to total more than 15,000 tons, or 30.1 million pounds,... 
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08/24/07Macy's, Inc. Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 24, 2007--The board of directors of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share on Macy's common stock, payable Oct. 1, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 14, 2007. Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2006 sales of $27 billion. The company operates more than 850 department stores in 45 states... 
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08/15/07Macy's, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 16 Cents Per Diluted Share
Diluted EPS, Excluding Merger Integration Costs, is 29 Cents CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported earnings of 16 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2007, ended Aug. 4, 2007. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of 51 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs of $97 million ($60 million after tax or 13 cents per diluted share), second ... 
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08/13/07Macy's to Open New Distribution Center in Illinois
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that it plans to open a new, state-of-the-art distribution center in Minooka, IL, approximately 50 miles southwest of Chicago. The facility, initially employing an estimated 210 full- and part-time associates, is scheduled to open in early spring 2008. It will be operated by the Macy's Logistics and Operations division. As the new, 850,000-square-foot facility in Minooka is phased-in, Macy's will pha... 
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08/09/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 1.4% in July
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.602 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 4, 2007, a decrease of 0.2 percent compared to total sales of $1.605 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 1.4 percent in July. This is within the company's guidance for same-store sales to be flat to down 3 percent in July. For the 13-week second quarter of 2007, Macy's, Inc. sales totaled ... 
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07/16/07John T. Harper Named President of Macy's Home Store
Michael J. Osborn to Retire after 33 Years of Service CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 16, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that John T. Harper has been named president and chief operating officer of its New York-based Macy's Home Store division, effective Aug. 6, 2007. Currently, he serves as vice chairman and director of stores of the Macy's Midwest division in St. Louis. Harper replaces Michael J. Osborn, who retires effective Aug. 3 after more than 33 years of ... 
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07/12/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 2.7% in June
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 12, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $2.321 billion for the five weeks ended July 7, 2007, a decrease of 1.9 percent compared to total sales of $2.366 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 2.7 percent in June. This compares with the company's guidance for same-store sales to be flat to down 2 percent in June. For the year to date, Macy's, Inc. sales totaled $10.216 billio... 
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06/18/07Macy's Hosts National Supplier Diversity Fair for Cosmetics Vendors
Program Marks Two Milestones -- the Company's First Nationwide Supplier Event and Its First National Diversity Fair NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 18, 2007--Macy's (NYSE:M) today announced that it will hold its first-ever national supplier diversity fair in New York City on August 8-9th, 2007. The fair will target the minority- and women-owned vendor community in the cosmetics and skincare categories with the goal of enhancing Macy's existing assortment for its diverse m... 
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06/13/07Stephen F. Bollenbach Joins Macy's, Inc. Board of Directors
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 13, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Stephen F. Bollenbach, co-chairman and chief executive officer of Hilton Hotels Corporation, has been elected to the company's board of directors. "Stephen Bollenbach is one of our nation's most distinguished business leaders, and brings a depth of expertise in finance and operations for leading consumer-driven organizations," said Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive offic... 
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06/07/07Macy's, Inc. Same-Store Sales Down 3.3% in May
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 7, 2007--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today reported total sales of $1.976 billion for the four weeks ended June 2, 2007, a decrease of 2.3 percent compared to total sales of $2.024 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Macy's, Inc. sales were down 3.3 percent in May. This compares with the company's guidance for same-store sales to be flat to down 2 percent in May, reflecting the shift of a promotional event from May last year into Ap... 
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06/05/07Macy’s Goes Green In California
Macy's to Install Solar Power in 26 Stores While Significantly Reducing Energy Consumption SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy's today announced it will install solar power systems and significantly reduce energy consumption in 26 stores throughout California in partnership with SunPower Corporation (Nasdaq:SPWR), a Silicon Valley-based manufacturer of high-efficiency, commercially available solar cells, solar panels and solar systems. SunPower's subsidiary PowerLight will... 
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06/01/07Macy's and Bloomingdale's 10th Annual Bag Hunger: 18 Million Pounds of Food Given in National Campaign
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2007--In conjunction with National Hunger Awareness Day, June 5, Macy's (NYSE:M) and Bloomingdale's announce their 10th annual Partners in Time "Bag Hunger" national food campaign, benefiting many affiliates of America's Second Harvest - The Nation's Food Bank Network, the largest domestic hunger-relief charity in the United States. Through the Macy's, Inc. Partners in Time volunteer program, employees in department store and support divisions ... 
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05/30/07Sachse to Lead Macy's Marketing and Online Business
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that Peter Sachse, chairman and chief executive officer of macys.com, will assume an additional role as the company's chief marketing officer and president of Macy's Corporate Marketing, effective immediately. In this role, he replaces Anne MacDonald. Sachse was the company's first Chief Marketing Officer in June 2003, when he became president of the Macy's Corporat... 
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05/23/07Federated Names New Division Presidents
Macy's East President James E. Gray to Retire after Distinguished 46-Year Career CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced new presidents for its New York-based Macy's East division and Miami-based Macy's Florida division. Mark S. Cosby, Federated's senior vice president for property development, has been named president and chief operating officer of Macy's East, effective June 4, 2007. H... 
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05/18/07Federated Shareholders Approve Name Change to Macy's, Inc.
Board of Directors Declares Increase in Quarterly Cash Dividend CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that shareholders have approved a change in its corporate name to Macy's, Inc., effective June 1, 2007. On that date, the company's shares will begin trading under the ticker symbol "M" on the New York Stock Exchange. "Today represents a milestone in the history of our company," said Terry J. Lundgr... 
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05/16/07Federated Reports First Quarter Earnings of 11 Cents Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations, up from a Loss of 13 Cents Per Diluted Share Last Year
Diluted EPS is 16 Cents, Excluding Merger Integration Costs CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of 11 cents for the first quarter of 2007, ended May 5, 2007. This compares with a loss of 13 cents per diluted share from continuing operations for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs of $36 million ($22 ... 
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05/10/07Federated's April Same-Store Sales Down 2.2%
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.837 billion for the four weeks ended May 5, 2007, a decrease of 2.1 percent compared to total sales of $1.875 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for April were down 2.2 percent. This compares with the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 2.5 percent to 4 percent in April. For the 13-week f... 
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05/01/07Mimi Maternity is Now Just a Click Away at Macys.com
NEW YORK & PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2007--Macys.com and Mimi Maternity(R) today announced that the free-spirited and stylish maternity fashions of Mimi Maternity are now available on macys.com, as the site's exclusive maternity brand. This partnership builds upon an existing relationship between the world's leading maternity retailer and one of the nation's premier retailers. In addition to being available online, Mimi Maternity will continue to be sold in select Macy... 
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04/12/07Federated's March Same-Store Sales up 2.3%
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.288 billion for the five weeks ended April 7, 2007, an increase of 1.5 percent compared to total sales of $2.255 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for March were up 2.3 percent. This compares with the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 2.5 percent to 4 percent in March. For the year t... 
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04/09/07Federated Completes Sale of After Hours Formalwear
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that it has completed the sale of its 507-store After Hours Formalwear business to Houston-based Men's Wearhouse. The sale price of approximately $100 million was adjusted for certain items, primarily customer cash deposits retained by Federated on rentals to be completed after closing. Pre-tax cash proceeds from the transaction were approximately $67.3 million. T... 
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04/04/07Federated Invests for Continued Growth in Direct-to-Consumer Businesses
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced an additional capital investment of approximately $100 million in 2007-2008 to support continued growth in its direct-to-consumer businesses, including macys.com, bloomingdales.com, Bloomingdale's By Mail, macysweddingchannel.com and bloomingdalesweddingchannel.com. The amount is incorporated in Federated's total capital spending plans, which include $1.2 billion in 20... 
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03/28/07Macy's, Inc. To Trade As ''M'' On NYSE
Name Change From Federated Department Stores, Inc. Requires Shareholder Approval NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) and NYSE Group, Inc. (NYSE:NYX) today announced that Federated shares will begin trading under the ticker symbol "M" on the New York Stock Exchange, effective June 1, 2007, assuming shareholders approve a corporate name change in association with Federated's Annual Meeting on May 18, 2007. Given... 
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03/23/07Federated to Proceed with After Hours Formalwear Sale
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 23, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that the Federal Trade Commission has terminated its review of the proposed sale of Federated's 507-store After Hours Formalwear business to Houston-based Men's Wearhouse. The transaction is proceeding, and the company expects it will be completed on or before April 9, 2007. The After Hours sale will complete the divestiture of Federated's Bridal Group division, w... 
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03/08/07Federated's February Same-Store Sales Up 1.2%
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.802 billion for the four weeks ended March 3, 2007, essentially flat compared to total sales of $1.800 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for February were up 1.2 percent. This compares with the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 2 percent to 3 percent in February. "Sales in February we... 
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03/07/07Federated Prices $1.6 Billion Senior Notes Offering
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 7, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $1.1 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2012 and $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2037 by its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc. The 2012 senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.35 percent per annum and the 2037 notes will bear interest at a rate of 6.375 p... 
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02/27/07Federated Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $1.45 Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations
Diluted EPS From Continuing Operations, Excluding Merger Integration Costs and Inventory Valuation Adjustments, is $1.66 - Exceeding the Company's Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.45 for the 14-week fourth quarter of 2006, ended Feb. 3, 2007. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing o... 
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02/27/07Federated Announces Additional $4 Billion Stock Buyback Authorization
Company Immediately Repurchases Approximately $2 Billion in Accelerated Share Repurchase Program CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $4 billion increase in the company's stock buyback program. At the current share price, this buyback would represent about 18 percent of Federated's common shares outstanding at the end of fiscal 2006. Fe... 
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02/27/07Federated Plans Corporate Name Change
Shareholders to Vote on Conversion to Macy's Group, Inc. CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that its Board of Directors will ask shareholders to change the company's name to Macy's Group, Inc. A vote to amend the corporation's charter to accommodate the new name will be conducted in conjunction with Federated's Annual Meeting on May 18, 2007. If approved, the company will be known as Macy's Gro... 
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02/27/07Federated Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2007--The board of directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.75 cents per share on Federated common stock, payable April 2, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2007. (Editor's Note: Federated this morning issued three additional news releases - one reporting fourth quarter and fiscal 2006 financial results, one announcing an increas... 
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02/08/07Federated's January Same-Store Sales up 8.6%
Company Raises Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2006 Fourth Quarter CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported sales for the five weeks of January. The January period reflects an extra week in fiscal 2006, creating a 53-week fiscal year that occurs approximately every six years in the accounting cycle for most retail companies. Federated's total sales for January - the five-week month ended Feb. 3, 2007 - wer... 
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01/31/07Federated Completes Sale of David's Bridal, Priscilla of Boston
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has completed the previously announced sale of its David's Bridal and Priscilla of Boston businesses to an affiliate of Los Angeles-based Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. for approximately $750 million in cash. The sale includes 273 David's Bridal stores and 10 Priscilla of Boston locations. Following the sale, Macy's will continue to be David's Bridal's exclusive... 
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01/04/07Federated's December Same-Store Sales Up 4.4%
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2007--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $4.997 billion for the five weeks ended Dec. 30, 2006, a decrease of 8.5 percent compared to total sales of $5.459 billion in the same period last year. Total sales declined from December 2005 to December 2006, impacted by the closing of 78 duplicative store locations over the past year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for December were up 4.4 per... 
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12/04/06Federated Announces Successful Completion of Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced the expiration, as of 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on December 1, 2006, of the cash Tender Offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc., to purchase up to $1 billion aggregate principal amount of the Notes listed on Exhibit A. An aggregate principal amount of $1,795,661,000 of the Notes was validly tendered and not validly withdrawn o... 
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11/30/06Federated's Same-Store Sales Up 8.5% in November
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.385 billion for the four weeks ended Nov. 25, 2006, a decrease of 8.9 percent compared to total sales of $2.617 billion in the same period last year. Total sales declined from November 2005 to November 2006, impacted by the closing of 78 duplicative store locations over the past year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for November were up 8.5 pe... 
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11/29/06Federated Announces Pricing for Its Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced the applicable Reference Yields and consideration payable with respect to the cash Tender Offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc., to purchase up to $1 billion aggregate principal amount of the Notes listed on Exhibit A. The full terms and conditions of the Tender Offer are set forth in the Offer to Purchase dated November 2, 2006, as modi... 
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11/17/06Federated Agrees to Sell Bridal Group
Sales to Leonard Green & Partners and Men's Wearhouse Expected to Close in 1Q2007 CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 17, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that it has signed agreements to sell its Bridal Group division, based in Conshohocken, PA, in two separate transactions totaling $850 million in cash (after-tax net proceeds of approximately $750 million), subject to certain adjustments. An affiliate... 
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11/17/06Federated Announces Increase in Size of Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 17, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc., is increasing to $1 billion the maximum aggregate principal amount of Notes to be purchased in the pending cash Tender Offer for a portion of the Notes listed in the table on Exhibit A. Federated Retail Holdings had previously offered to pay a maximum aggregate purchase price of up to $750 million (excl... 
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11/17/06Federated Prices $1.1 Billion Senior Notes Offering
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 17, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced the pricing of the public offering of $1.1 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes by its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc. The senior notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.90 percent per annum and will mature in 2016. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Federated Department S... 
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11/16/06Federated to Consolidate Distribution Centers
CINCINNATI, Nov 16, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced a consolidation of its distribution center network in the Midwest to reduce duplication, increase efficiency and streamline operations. As a result, the company will close three distributions centers in early 2007. These centers were acquired in 2005 as part of The May Department Stores Company and now are operated by the Federated Logistics division. They are located in: ... 
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11/13/06Federated Announces Proposed Debt Offering
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that it and its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc., have filed a preliminary prospectus supplement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with a proposed public offering of senior notes of Federated Retail Holdings. The senior notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Federated Department ... 
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11/09/06Federated to Exchange Stores with Belk
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed an agreement with Belk, Inc. to exchange its Macy's store in Wilmington, NC, for a Parisian store in Collierville, TN. The Macy's, a former Hecht's location, is located in the Mayfaire Town Center in Wilmington. With 140,000 square feet, it was opened in 2004 and employs 120 associates. The Parisian, with 130,000 square feet, opened in 2005 in the Aven... 
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11/08/06Federated Reports Third Quarter Earnings of 3 Cents Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations
Diluted EPS from Continuing Operations, Excluding Merger Integration Costs and Inventory Valuation Adjustments, is 20 Cents, the High End of the Company's Guidance CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported earnings of 3 cents per diluted share from continuing operations for the third quarter of 2006, ended Oct. 28, 2006. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing oper... 
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11/02/06Federated Announces Debt Tender Offer
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Federated Retail Holdings, Inc., has commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") to use up to $750 million in cash (excluding accrued interest, fees and expenses) to purchase a portion of its outstanding Notes listed on Exhibit A, in the order of priority described on the exhibit. The terms and conditions of the Tender Offer ... 
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11/02/06Federated's Same-Store Sales Up 7.7% in October
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.863 billion for the four weeks ended Oct. 28, 2006, a decrease of 7.9 percent compared to total sales of $2.023 billion in the same period last year. Total sales declined from October 2005 to October 2006, impacted by the closing of 78 duplicative store locations over the past year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for October were up 7.7 percen... 
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10/26/06Federated Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2006--The board of directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.75 cents per share on Federated common stock, payable Jan. 2, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 15, 2006. Federated, with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2006 sales expected to be more than $27 billion. Feder... 
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10/05/06Federated's Same-Store Sales up 6.2% in September
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.303 billion for the five weeks ended Sept. 30, 2006, a decrease of 6.5 percent compared to total sales of $2.464 billion in the same period last year. Total sales declined from September 2005 to September 2006, impacted by the divestiture or clearance of 78 duplicative store locations over the past year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for Sept... 
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10/03/06Federated Completes Sale of Lord & Taylor
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has completed the previously announced sale of its New York-based Lord & Taylor division to NRDC Equity Partners of Purchase, NY. Federated said the final sale price was adjusted to $1.083 billion (approximately $840 million after tax). This compares with a sale price of $1.195 billion included in an initial agreement announced June 22, 2006. The difference is du... 
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09/27/06Federated Receives Notice from Carl Icahn
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today said that it has been notified by investor Carl Icahn that he plans a filing under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act for clearance to acquire $113.4 million to $500 million of additional shares in Federated. "We're glad Mr. Icahn sees value in our company and is increasing his investment," said Terry J. Lundgren, Federated's chairman, president and chief exec... 
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09/25/06Macy's Raises Research Dollars For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
A collection of special edition products will benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation NEW YORK - September 25, 2006 - In ongoing support of the fight against breast cancer, Macy's 2006 "For the Love of Her Life" program will once again raise dollars in September and October for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). The campaign will include contributions from the sale of limited edition Gund plush labradoodle dogs, a Gund plush teddy bear, and exclusive Frang... 
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09/21/06Macy’s Raises $9 Million in One Day for Charities Around the Country
NEW YORK - September 21, 2006 - One week after Macy's expanded its brand to more than 800 stores in 45 states, the retailer hosted its first national "Shop for a Cause" day on September 16 to benefit thousands of charities in local markets around the country, raising more than $9 million in one day for participating charitable organizations. "Macy's national 'Shop for a Cause' event was a tremendous success for our charity partners around the country," said Anne MacDonald, Macy's C... 
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09/20/06Federated to Consolidate Data Centers; Lorain, OH, Facility to Remain as Programming Center for Federated's Systems
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it will consolidate data center operations in St. Louis, MO, and Lorain, OH, as the company reduces duplication and excess capacity in its information technology organization. The St. Louis and Lorain data centers were acquired by Federated in its merger with The May Department Stores Company, which was completed in August 2005. A total of about 290 computer oper... 
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09/13/06Macy's Launches First-Ever ''Give Back Day'' Across the Nation; 3,000 Macy's Volunteers Broaden Community Service Tradition
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 13, 2006--In commemoration of the launch of the Macy's (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) name nationwide this month, the company's "Partners in Time" employee volunteers have created the first "Give Back Day" national community service projects, September 13 - 23. Give Back Day puts a personal face on Macy's tradition of community involvement, thanking new cities for welcoming Macy's and reaffirming community support in the cities newly served by Macy's as... 
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09/06/06Macy's Launches National Advertising, Marketing Campaign; Brand Re-Launch Ads, Promotions and Events Will Feature ''Dancing in the Streets''
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that a robust nationwide advertising and marketing campaign - the largest in Federated's history - will begin this week as the company prepares to re-launch its Macy's brand. On Saturday (Sept. 9), more than 400 stores across America will convert to the Macy's nameplate, creating a national presence of more than 800 Macy's stores supported by the macys.com Web site. ... 
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08/31/06Federated's Same-Store Sales up 3.8% in August
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 31, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.727 billion for the four weeks ended Aug. 26, 2006, an increase of 61.6 percent compared to total sales of $1.068 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for August were up 3.8 percent. This is within the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 3 percent to 4 percent in August. For the year to d... 
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08/25/06Federated Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI, Aug 25, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board of directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD)today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.75 cents per share on Federated common stock, payable Oct. 2, 2006, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 15, 2006. Federated, with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2006 sales expected to be more than $27 billion. Federated o... 
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08/25/06Federated Board Authorizes Increase in Stock Repurchase Program
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) announced that its board of directors has authorized an additional repurchase of up to $2 billion of its common shares. This new authorization is additive to the existing repurchase program, which as of the end of the second quarter, had approximately $383 million of authorization remaining. The company said it may repurchase shares from time to time in the open market or throu... 
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08/25/06Federated Board Elects Mark Cosby as Senior Vice President for Property Development
CINCINNATI, Aug 25, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Federated Department Stores, Inc.'s (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) board of directors has elected Mark S. Cosby to the new position of senior vice president for property development. He will be based in Cincinnati and report to Federated Vice Chair Tom Cole. Cosby, 47, will oversee a range of corporate-level functions, including store design and construction, energy services, real estate and licensed operations. "Mark is an exceptional leader wit... 
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08/14/06Macy’s & LIFEbeat Challenge Students to Think Creatively about Raising Awareness, Funds for HIV/AIDS Prevention
Back-to-school program awards winning idea with an exclusive performance by Teddy Geiger NEW YORK - August 14, 2006 - Beginning August 15, 2006, Macy's and LIFEbeat - the music industry's charitable organization dedicated to reaching America's youth with the message of HIV/AIDS prevention - are challenging high school and college students to a different kind of homework assignment: brainstorming creative ideas to raise awareness and dollars in support of HIV/AIDS preventi... 
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08/09/06Federated Reports Second Quarter Earnings of 51 Cents Per Diluted Share from Continuing Operations; Company Exceeds Second Quarter EPS Guidance, Raises EPS Guidance for Second Half of 2006
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today reported earnings of 51 cents per diluted share from continuing operations for the second quarter of 2006, ended July 29, 2006. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of 42 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs and related inventory valuation adjustments of $177 million ($111 million afte... 
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08/03/06Federated's Same-Store Sales up 3.3% in July
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.608 billion for the four weeks ended July 29, 2006, an increase of 61.3 percent compared to total sales of $998 million in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for July were up 3.3 percent. This is within the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 3 percent to 4 percent in July. For the 13-week second qu... 
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08/03/06Winning Design From Last Night's Episode of Bravo's Emmy-Nominated 'Project Runway' to Be Sold by INC, International Concepts
Designer Angela Keslar Wins Macy's Challenge with Design Now Available at Macy's NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Bravo and INC International Concepts announced today that the three-piece look by "Project Runway" contestant Angela Keslar, selected as the winning design on last night's episode of the hit Emmy-nominated Bravo series, is now available for purchase exclusively at Macy's. "Project Runway" fans can buy the limited-edition look sold under the INC brand at 57 Macy... 
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07/28/06Federated Signs Letter of Intent to Sell Polaris Kaufmann's Store to Glimcher
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 28, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed a letter of intent to sell its Kaufmann's store location in Polaris Fashion Place in Columbus, OH, (200,000 square feet, opened in 2001) to Glimcher Realty Trust, the mall's developer. This is a duplicate location Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. With this letter of intent,... 
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07/20/06Federated to Sell Target 4 Stores in California, New Mexico and Pennsylvania
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 20, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD)today announced it has sold four mall department store locations to Target Corporation. All are duplicate locations Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. With this agreement, Federated now has announced buyers for 62 of its 80 duplicate locations. The following locations are included in the sale to Targ... 
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07/19/06Federated to Sell Downtown Philadelphia Store to Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 19, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed an agreement for the sale of its downtown Philadelphia Strawbridge's store to Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT). The Strawbridge's in downtown Philadelphia (550,000 square feet, opened in 1868) occupies eight levels of a 15-story building in The Gallery at Market East. It is a duplicate location Federated previously announced for dive... 
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07/17/06Federated Completes Credit Card Portfolio Sale to Citigroup
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 17, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has completed the final in a series of transactions in its planned sale of Federated and May Company credit card receivables to Citigroup. The transaction completed today includes the remainder of the May Company portfolio. Today's sale yielded total pre-tax proceeds of approximately $1.1 billion ($1 billion after tax), as well as a book gain of approximately $... 
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07/10/06Federated to Sell Downtown Boston Filene's Store to Vornado
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 10, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has finalized an agreement for the sale of its downtown Boston Filene's store to Vornado Realty Trust for approximately $100 million (approximately $70 million after tax). The Filene's in downtown Boston (656,000 square feet, opened in 1890) is a duplicate location Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Departmen... 
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07/06/06Federated's Same-Store Sales up 1.7% in June
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.367 billion for the five weeks ended July 1, 2006, an increase of 64.8 percent compared to total sales of $1.436 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for June were up 1.7 percent. This is slightly below the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 2 percent to 3 percent in June. For the first 22... 
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06/23/06Federated Names New Division Principals
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced the appointment of two new division principals, effective July 31, 2006: Amy Hanson, 47, has been named vice chairman for administration of its Minneapolis-based Macy's North division. Since July 2002, Hanson has served as president of The FACS Group, Federated's Cincinnati-based Financial, Administrative and Credit Services divisi... 
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06/22/06Federated Agrees to Sell Lord & Taylor to NRDC Equity Partners; Transaction Expected to Close in Third Quarter of 2006
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 22, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that it has signed an agreement to sell its New York-based Lord & Taylor division to NRDC Equity Partners, LLC for $1.195 billion in cash. NRDC Equity Partners, based in Purchase, NY, is a partnership between principals of Apollo Real Estate Advisors, L.P. and principals of National Realty & Development Corp. Federated's Board of Directors has approved the sale. A ... 
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06/19/06Federated Terminates Bridge Financing Facility; Company Resumes Share Repurchase Program
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today said it has sent notice to terminate its bridge financing facility used for the acquisition of The May Department Stores Company in August 2005. There currently are no borrowings outstanding under this facility. The facility, in the initial amount of $5 billion with a syndicate of four banks, was stated to mature on Aug. 29, 2006, one year from the date of acquisition. Subs... 
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06/06/06Federated's 9th Annual ''Bag Hunger'' Campaign: 12 Million Pounds of Food Donated Through National Employee Volunteer Project
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2006--In conjunction with National Hunger Awareness Day, June 6, Federated (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) announces its ninth annual Partners in Time "Bag Hunger" national food campaign, benefiting many affiliates of America's Second Harvest, the largest domestic hunger-relief charity in the United States. Through the Federated, Macy's and Bloomingdale's Partners in Time volunteer program, employees in more than 200 cities are organizing food collect... 
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06/05/06Federated Sells Strawbridge's Cherry Hill Store to Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has sold the Strawbridge's department store in Cherry Hill Mall in Cherry Hill, NJ, to Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT). The Cherry Hill store (262,000 square feet, opened in 1961) is among 80 duplicate locations nationwide Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. With this s... 
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06/01/06Federated to Call $200 Million in 8.30% Senior Bonds Due July 15, 2026
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD)today announced it has elected to redeem $200 million of principal amount 8.30% senior bonds due July 15, 2026 at a price of 104.15% of the principal amount. The redemption will be effective July 17, 2006. These bonds were assumed by Federated in conjunction with its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company in August 2005. The financial impact of this redemption is ... 
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06/01/06Federated's Same-Store Sales Up 9.2% for Month of May
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.026 billion for the four weeks ended May 27, 2006, an increase of 70.2 percent compared to total sales of $1.189 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's sales for the month of May were up 9.2 percent. This is above the company's guidance for a same-store sales increase of 4 percent to 6 percent, which included the shift... 
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05/23/06General Growth to Acquire Nine Federated Stores in Arizona, California, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine and Texas
CINCINNATI, May 23, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed agreements to sell nine department store locations to General Growth Properties. The nine stores, all located in General Growth malls, are among 80 duplicate locations nationwide Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. With these agreements, Federated now has announced buyers for 55 of... 
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05/22/06Federated Completes First of Two Transactions in May Company Credit Card Portfolio Sale to Citigroup
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has completed the first of two transactions in its planned sale of May Company credit card receivables to Citigroup. The previously announced transaction completed today includes that portion of the May Company portfolio - about 40 percent of the total - for which systems have been converted. Today's sale yielded total pre-tax proceeds of $803 million ($753 mill... 
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05/19/06Federated Board Approves 2-for-1 Stock Split; Shareholders Authorize Increase in Number of Common Shares; Company Adjusts 2Q and 2006 Earnings Guidance to Reflect Stock Split
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2006--The Board of Directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today approved a split of the company's common stock on a two-for-one basis. The Board vote follows a previously announced intention by the Board to split the stock if shareholders approved an increase in the number of authorized shares of Federated common stock. At the company's Annual Meeting this morning, Federated shareholders approved an increase in t... 
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05/16/06Federated Raises 2Q and 2006 Earnings Guidance to Include Tax Settlement
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc.(NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it is increasing its earnings guidance for the second quarter of 2006 by 33 cents per diluted share because of a settlement with the Internal Revenue Service that will result in a cash refund of $158 million of prior year taxes with interest. The tax settlement primarily involves losses related to the disposition of Fingerhut on Federated's tax returns for the years 2000... 
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05/10/06Federated Reports First Quarter Loss of 27 Cents Per Diluted Share From Continuing Operations; Diluted EPS is 2 Cents, Excluding Merger Integration Costs and Inventory Valuation Adjustments
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported a loss of 27 cents per diluted share from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2006, ended April 29, 2006. This compares with diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of 71 cents for the same 13-week period last year. Excluding May Company merger integration costs and related inventory valuation adjustments of $129 million ($81 million after ta... 
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05/04/06Federated's April Sales Down 0.8%; Same-store sales ahead of guidance for April and First Quarter
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $1.878 billion for the four weeks ended April 29, 2006, an increase of 60.2 percent compared to total sales of $1.173 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's April sales were down -0.8 percent, which is above the company's guidance for a sales decline of -2.5 percent to -3.5 percent. April results reflect the shift into May ... 
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05/03/06Macerich to Acquire 11 Federated Stores in Arizona, California and Connecticut
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed an agreement to sell 11 department store locations to The Macerich Company. The stores are among 80 duplicate locations nationwide Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. The following locations are included in the sale agreement, with a transaction expected to be completed in t... 
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05/01/06Simon to Acquire Nine Federated Stores in Indiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania
CINCINNATI, May 01, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has signed an agreement to sell nine department store locations to Simon Property Group, Inc. The nine stores, all located in Simon malls, are among 80 duplicate locations nationwide Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. The following locations are included in the sale agreement, with a tran... 
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05/01/06Federated Completes Second Credit Card Receivables Transaction with Citigroup
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced it has completed a second transaction related to its previously announced sale of Federated and May Department Stores Company credit card receivables to Citigroup. Today's transaction, covering receivables that Federated has repurchased from General Electric Capital Corporation entities, yielded a pre-tax gain of approximately $179 million ($112 million after tax). ... 
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04/19/06Federated Ranks Number 20 on the 2006 DiversityInc ``Top 50 Companies for Diversity'' List
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) today announced that it has been ranked number 20 on the 2006 DiversityInc "Top 50 Companies for Diversity" list. Federated is the only retailer to make the Top 50 list. The DiversityInc list, in its sixth successful year of empirically and objectively demonstrating corporate diversity success, is considered the nation's most credible business list for diversity. A total of ... 
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04/06/06A New Martha Stewart Collection Brand to Be Developed Exclusively for Macy's; Distinctive Home Products to Debut in Fall 2007 Across Multiple Categories
CINCINNATI & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(NYSE Arca:FD) and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (MSLO) today announced an agreement to develop an all-new line of Martha Stewart Collection home merchandise exclusively for Macy's. It is expected to debut in fall 2007 in Macy's stores across America, as well as on macys.com. The Martha Stewart Collection line will encompass a broad range of home goods - including bed and bath... 
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04/06/06Federated's March Sales Flat
CINCINNATI, Apr 06, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD) (NYSE Arca:FD) today reported total sales of $2.257 billion for the five weeks ended April 1, 2006, an increase of 64.7 percent compared to total sales of $1.371 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's March sales were flat, which is consistent with the company's guidance of flat to +1 percent. For the year to date, Federated's sales totaled $4.057 billion, up 64.4... 
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03/28/06Federated Plans 2-for-1 Stock Split; Company to Seek Shareholder Authorization to Increase Number of Common Shares; Board of Directors Approves Dividend Increase
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2006--The Board of Directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today said it intends to split the company's common stock on a two-for-one basis if shareholders approve an increase in the number of authorized shares of Federated common stock. The intended stock split would be effected through a stock dividend entitling each shareholder of record to receive one additional share of common stock for every one share owned. Th... 
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03/27/06Mall Developer to Acquire Macy's Warwick Store
CINCINNATI & WARWICK, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 27, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) and Warwick Mall LLC today announced they have signed an agreement for Warwick LLC to acquire the Macy's store in Warwick Mall. The Macy's at Warwick Mall (309,000 square feet, opened in 1970) is a duplicate location Federated previously announced for divestiture as a result of its acquisition of The May Department Stores Company. The current Filene's store in Warwick M... 
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03/23/06Federated to Close Washington, D.C. Distribution Center
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 23, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today announced it plans to close its New York Avenue distribution center in Washington, D.C. in Spring 2007 as part of an ongoing process to maintain efficiency and reduce duplication in its nationwide logistics network. The multi-level, 758,000-square-foot facility currently employs about 250 persons. As the closing date approaches, the company will be working to identify other posit... 
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03/10/06Federated to Divest Scottsdale Robinsons-May Store
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 10, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today announced it will divest the Robinsons-May store in Scottsdale Fashion Square in Scottsdale, AZ (283,000 square feet; opened 1961; 277 employees). This location was acquired as part of Federated's merger with The May Department Stores Company in 2005 and is duplicative of the existing Macy's in the same mall. A clearance sale at the Robinsons-May in Scottsdale will begin on Apri... 
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03/10/06Federated to Close or Convert Six Lord & Taylor Stores; Center City Philadelphia Lord & Taylor to become Macy's
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 10, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today announced it will close five underperforming Lord & Taylor stores and convert one other to Macy's. The following stores will close in late July or early August 2006 following the completion of clearance sales that are scheduled to begin April 30: St. Louis Galleria, St. Louis, MO (115,000 square feet; opened in 1991; 114 employees); West County, St. Louis, MO (140,0... 
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03/07/06Federated Named as a Top Company for Executive Women
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 7, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today announced that the company has been named among the top ten in the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) "Top 30 Companies for Executive Women." In naming its top companies, NAFE looks beyond corporate programs and policies, purportedly dedicated to advancing women, to their results - examining the number of women in the company overall, in senior management, and on it... 
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03/02/06Federated's February Same-Store Sales up 1%; Company Continues to Expect 1Q Total Sales of $5.75 billion to $6 billion
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 2, 2006--Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today reported total sales of $1.801 billion for the four weeks ended Feb. 26, 2006, an increase of 64.1 percent compared to total sales of $1.097 billion in the same period last year. On a same-store basis, Federated's February sales were up 1.0 percent. Federated's total sales for February include the May Company acquisition, which was completed Aug. 30, 2005. Federated's same-store ... 
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02/24/06Federated Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2006--The board of directors of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share on Federated common stock, payable April 3, 2006, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2006. Federated, with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's premier retailers, with fiscal 2006 sales expected to be more than $27 billion. Federated op... 
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02/22/06Macy's Names Starcom as Its National Media Agency
NEW YORK, Feb 22, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Macy's Corporate Marketing, a division of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FD)(PCX:FD), today announced it has completed a national media agency review and has named Starcom USA of Chicago as the retailer's first national planning and buying agency, effective immediately. Starcom's assignment includes more than $200 million a year in media planning and buying for Macy's television, radio, print, out of home and internet advertising in the...