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Walmart

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From our humble beginnings as a small discount retailer in Rogers, Ark., Walmart has opened thousands of stores in the U.S. and expanded internationally. Through innovation, we're creating a seamless experience to let customers shop anytime and anywhere online, through mobile devices and in stores. We are creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the globe. Walmart operates over 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites in 10 countries. We employ approximately 2.2 million associates around the world — 1.5 million in the U.S. alone. 

 Every Day Low Price (EDLP) is the cornerstone of our strategy, and our price focus has never been stronger. Today's customer seeks the convenience of one-stop shopping that we offer. From grocery and entertainment to sporting goods and crafts, we provide the deep assortment that our customers appreciate -- whether they're shopping online at Walmart.com, through one of our mobile apps or shopping in a store. We currently operate three primary store formats in the U.S., each custom tailored to its neighborhood. Greg Foran is Walmart U.S. President & CEO. 

 Walmart has stores in 50 states and Puerto Rico offering low prices on the broadest assortment of products through a variety of formats including the Supercenter, Discount Store and Neighborhood Market. Led by President & CEO Judith McKenna, Walmart International has more than 5,900 retail units, operating outside the United States with 55 banners in 26 countries with more than 700,000 associates serving more than 100 million customers every week. 

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Target

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You’re our guest when you shop with us, so we design every Target shopping experience to be the best you’ll ever have. From small-format stores that are right-sized and stocked for urban dwellers to an award-winning iPhone app that lets you shop on the go, your Target shopping experience will be unique and memorable.

 Big or small, our stores have one thing in common: They’re all Target. Guests can walk into a Target store of any shape or size and find great merchandise, helpful team members, clean, bright aisles and incredible value. Enhance your trip with our broad online assortment, digital offerings and quick-and-easy fulfillment and delivery options, and you’ll always have the full Target experience at your fingertips.

 Target.com encourages you to create product reviews, add photos and videos, and interact with other guests. And you'll find even more of what you’re looking for—from sizes and colors to styles and online exclusives.

 Our award-winning mobile apps for iPhone, iPad and Android, and at m.target.com make it easy for guests to shop on the go, find the nearest Target store, check product availability, view the Weekly Ad, create shopping lists, refill prescriptions and more from their mobile device. Enjoy Target, wherever you are.

Wherever you shop with us, we work hard to ensure your Target shopping trip is always enjoyable and exciting. How do we do it? Friendly service from team members ready to assist with your list, fully stocked shelves and a speedy checkout process—and that’s just the start.

From our department store roots to the debut of our small-format stores, our history reveals our passion for innovation and creating great shopping experiences.

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Macy's

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Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers. With fiscal 2017 sales of $24.837 billion and approximately 130,000 employees, the company operates approximately 690 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, and more than 180 specialty stores that include Bloomingdale’s The Outlet, Bluemercury, Macy’s Backstage and STORY. Macy’s, Inc. operates stores in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, as well as macys.com,bloomingdales.com and bluemercury.com. Bloomingdale’s stores in Dubai and Kuwait are operated by Al Tayer Group LLC under license agreements. Macy’s, Inc. has corporate offices in Cincinnati, Ohio and New York, New York. Prior to June 1, 2007, Macy’s, Inc. was known as Federated Department Stores, Inc. The company’s shares are traded under the symbol “M” on the New York Stock Exchange.

 

Diversity is at the core of the Macy’s, Inc. approach to doing business. It touches all areas of our company. We expect our associates, our advertising and in-store presentations, and the companies with which we do business to reflect the diverse multicultural marketplace we serve.


Our Associates

Macy’s believes that different perspectives are important to our company and we benefit greatly from the individual strengths of each associate. To serve our diverse customers, we have to be a diverse company. Women represent 75 percent of the workforce across Macy’s, Inc., and more than 65 percent of manager-level and above associates. Racial minorities represent more than 61 percent of our associate team and represent more than 38 percent of our management team.

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Bed Bath & Beyond

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 The Company’s mission is to be trusted by its customers as the expert for the home and heart-felt life events. These include certain life events that evoke strong emotional connections such as getting married, moving to a new home, having a baby, going to college and decorating a room, which the Company supports through its wedding and baby registries, mover and student life programs, and its design consultation services.

 Bed Bath & Beyond’s customer-centric and high-performance culture inspires our associates to do whatever it takes to satisfy the customer. The Company is committed to the highest level of customer service in order to exceed customer expectations and provide a noticeably better shopping experience. We are never satisfied and we strive to be the best in providing our customers differentiated products, services and solutions at the right value.

 The Company’s ability to achieve its mission is driven by three broad objectives: first, to present a meaningfully differentiated and complete product assortment for the home, of the right quality, and at the right price; second, to provide services and solutions that enhance the usage and enjoyment of its offerings; and third, to deliver a convenient, engaging, and inspiring shopping experience that is intelligently personalized over time.  The Company is undertaking a number of strategic initiatives to support each of these objectives, as well as to drive change across the organization in order to improve operational efficiencies and create future growth.  Through this focused approach, the Company believes it will further its efforts to be trusted as the expert for the home and heart-felt life events and continue to achieve long-term success.

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Kohl's

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 The first Kohl’s department store opened in Brookfield, Wisconsin in 1962. When the company went public in 1992, there were 76 Kohl’s stores in the Midwest. Kohls.com launched in 2001, giving Kohl’s an online presence that has grown and evolved over the years. In 2003, we opened 28 stores in California, giving Kohl’s a coast-to-coast presence for the first time in our history. That growth and expansion continued over the years and Kohl’s now operates more than 1,100 stores in 49 states, along with the powerful e-commerce platform of Kohls.com.

 The Greatness Agenda is a strategic framework built on five pillars: amazing product, incredible savings, easy experience, personalized connections and winning teams. Ultimately, our goal is to be the most rewarding and connected omnichannel retailer in America. We will achieve that goal by focusing on our customers and creating product assortments that excite them. By building genuine, lasting relationships with them. By designing easy, seamless shopping experiences no matter how our customer shops. By helping customers get more from every dollar they spend at Kohl’s. And by building teams of engaged and talented Associates. Kohl’s is on the path to greatness.

 Kohl’s Associates live out our values each and every day. We put customers first and take a "yes we can" approach to everything we do. We support our communities and causes our customers and Associates care about. We act with integrity,  earning trust by living up to our commitments, treating each other with respect and fairness, and making decisions that support the reputation of the organization. We build great teams,  by communicating openly and embracing diverse perspectives. The empowerment, engagement and continuous development of all Associates is actively promoted. We foster a culture of appreciation and recognition. We drive results by working with a sense of urgency and accountability, making informed decisions and offering up new and innovative solutions. 

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Nordstrom

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An incredible eye for what's next in fashion. A passionate drive to exceed expectations. For more than 100 years, we've worked to deliver the best possible shopping experience, helping our customers express their style—not just buy fashion.

Nordstrom, Inc. is a leading fashion retailer offering compelling clothing, shoes and accessories for men, women and children. Since 1901, we've been committed to providing our customers with the best possible service—and to improving it every day.

This commitment has taken us from a small Seattle shoe shop to the leading fashion retailer we are today. We're proud to serve customers at 380 stores in 40 states and Canada. Customers are served at 122 full-line stores in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, 244 Nordstrom Rack locations, six Trunk Club clubhouses—a personalized styling service—three Jeffrey boutiques, two clearance stores and three Nordstrom Local service concepts. We also serve customers online in 96 countries through Nordstrom.com. And our nordstromrack.com site, which operates in partnership with our private sale site HauteLook, gives customers in the U.S., Canada and Australia access to off-price fashion at considerable savings.

We believe fashion is a business of optimism, and in that spirit we continue to grow and evolve. Free shipping and free returns, mobile shopping and exciting new retail partnerships offer us continued opportunities to serve more customers in more ways with a fresh, relevant shopping experience and inspiring style. Fashion changes. Shopping changes. Our commitment to happy customers doesn't.

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) is publicly traded on the NYSE.

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