SEATTLE, Feb 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) announced today that its board of directors
has approved a quarterly dividend of 23 cents per share, an increase of
15% over the previous quarter's dividend. The dividend is payable on
March 15, 2011, to shareholders of record on March 4, 2011.
Nordstrom, Inc. is one of the nation's leading fashion specialty
retailers, with 204 stores located in 28 states. Founded in 1901 as a
shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 115 Nordstrom full-line
stores, 86 Nordstrom Racks, two Jeffrey boutiques and one clearance
store. Nordstrom also serves customers through its online presence at www.nordstrom.com
and through its catalogs. Nordstrom, Inc.'s common stock is publicly
traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN.
SOURCE: Nordstrom, Inc.
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