Stories tagged: Nordstrom
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
In just over two months, Nordstrom executives and other luminaries will descend on midtown Manhattan to christen one of the largest, most ambitious projects in the company’s 118-year history – …
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 5:01 p.m.
In yet another sign of the rapidly shrinking landscape for traditional retailers and shopping malls, Nordstrom announced it plans this summer to close its Northgate location, one of the oldest …
Sat., May 18, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
The top civil rights organization for Sikhs in the United States says Nordstrom has apologized to the community for selling an $800 turban they found offensive, but they are still …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5:54 p.m.
Nordstrom shares sank on Wednesday, one day after the Seattle-based chain gave an update to its holiday sales that were seen as disappointing, prompting a number of analysts to lower …
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Blake Nordstrom, co-president of the Seattle-based retailer that bears his family name, disclosed Monday he has been diagnosed with lymphoma.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
The company isn’t saying how many of its employees may be impacted by the security breach it alerted workers to this week.
Wed., July 11, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Nordstrom executives say the high-end Seattle clothing retailer is weathering the storm roiling their industry, and they forecast a long-term upturn in sales growth and profit margin after a four-year …
Mon., July 9, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
Nordstrom is expanding its small-store model that doesn’t offer shoppers clothes to buy and take home.
Fri., May 18, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Sluggish sales at Nordstrom Inc. underscore why members of the founding family wanted to take the company private in the first place.
UPDATED: Thu., May 17, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
The Seattle-based department store chain earned $87 million, or 51 cents per share, on revenue of $3.56 billion.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
Department store operator Nordstrom ended buyout talks with family members of the company’s founder, saying Tuesday it couldn’t get the group to raise its price.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Department store operator Nordstrom said Monday it had rejected a takeover offer from members of the Nordstrom family, calling the price “inadequate.”
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
In 1972, as Spokane was preparing for Expo ’74, retail shopping in the downtown area was undergoing big changes.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
The Seattle-based company said the Los Angeles store will be staffed with personal stylists who can order merchandise for customers.
Sun., June 11, 2017, 7:41 a.m.
Nordstrom Inc. shareholders are applauding a plan by its founding family to consider taking the department-store chain private.
UPDATED: Thu., June 8, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Members of the Nordstrom family are considering taking the Seattle-based fashion retailer private, the company said Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Nordstrom Inc. said Thursday its overall profit jumped 37 percent at its department stores in the first quarter, but a key sales gauge fell short of Wall Street expectations.
Thu., May 11, 2017
Doug Clark: I’ll sell you pre-fouled merchandise for at least as much as Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus
The express lane to my early retirement on Easy Street appeared in this fine newspaper the other day on our business page.
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Perhaps you should hold off washing your dirty jeans this weekend. That grubby look is in, according to the style wizards at Nordstrom and other fashion houses.
Wed., March 1, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Kellyanne Conway, the adviser to President Donald Trump who made a commercial pitch for Ivanka Trump’s fashion line from the White House, won’t face punishment for the ethics breach.
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
For many years, Nordstrom has been regarded as a poster child for how traditional retailers should respond to the rise of e-commerce.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Ivanka Trump’s brand of clothing, shoes and accessories has been at the center of a tempest since her father was elected president. But on Amazon.com this past week, the brand …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
Nordstrom, which has said its decision to drop the Ivanka Trump line was based on business rather than politics, reportedly saw sales of that line drop by a third over …
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 12:27 p.m.
The White House has “counseled” a top aide to President Donald Trump after she promoted Ivanka Trump’s fashion line during a national cable television appearance from the White House.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Nordstrom shares took a brief tumble Wednesday after President Donald Trump tweeted that the department store chain that decided to stop selling Ivanka Trump’s clothing and accessory line had treated …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
Nordstrom will stop selling Ivanka Trump’s name-branded line of clothing and shoes, a company spokesperson said Thursday. The change followed a weeks-long boycott campaign, organized by an anti-Trump activist group …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Nordstrom said it will stop selling Ivanka Trump clothing and accessories.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016
In mid-August of last year, warning signs at the Seattle headquarters of Nordstrom Inc. first became apparent. Up to that point, the upscale apparel retailer, with $14 billion in annual …
Mon., May 23, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
After a disappointing start to 2016, Nordstrom is growing its off-price business and trying to woo shoppers with a more inclusive loyalty program.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Target has poached Nordstrom for its new chief merchandising officer, a crucial position and the one who determines what appears on store shelves.