SIMA: Sponsorship opportunities now available for Waterman's Weekend, Aug. 14-15.
ROTH CAPITAL PARTNERS: CEO Byron Roth, athletes including Amy Purdy to be honored by Challenged Athletes Foundation.
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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.