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Mens apparel at Nordstrom strong in January

By Tiffany Montgomery
February 07, 2008 7:15 AM

CORRECTED: Fourth quarter same-store sales were in line with company expectations; January same-store sales were not. Sorry, I misheard that part of the conference call. - Tiffany


January same-store sales fell 6.6 percent at Nordstrom.


For the fourth quarter, same store sales fell 0.7 percent, inline with the company's forecast. For fiscal 2007, same-store sales rose 3.9 percent.


Strong categories: Men's apparel; Designer - including apparel, shoes and accessories; and Women's active, intimate apparel and hosiery.


Strong regions: Midwest, Northwest and South.


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