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Dillard's, Inc. Reports January Sales Results

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Dillard's, Inc. Reports January Sales Results08:00 EST Thursday, February 03, 2011 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Business Wire) -- Dillard's, Inc. (NYSE: DDS) (“Dillard's” or the “Company”) announced today that merchandise sales (“sales”) for the four weeks ended January 29, 2011 were $375,960,000 compared to sales for the four weeks ended January 30, 2010 of $353,854,000. Total sales increased 6%. Sales in comparable stores increased 6% for the four weeks ended January 29, 2011. Sales for the 13 weeks ended January 29, 2011 were $1,913,959,000 compared to sales for the 13 weeks ended January 30, 2010 of $1,797,707,000. Total sales increased 6%. Sales in comparable stores increased 7% for the 13-week period. Sales for the 52 weeks ended January 29, 2011 were $6,019,658,000 compared to sales for the 52 weeks ended January 30, 2010 of $5,893,110,000. Total sales increased 2%. Sales in comparable stores increased 3% for the 52-week period. During the four weeks ended January 29, 2011, sales were above the average total Company trend in the Central region, slightly above trend in the Eastern region and significantly below trend in the Western region. Sales in the home and furniture category were significantly above trend during the four-week period ended January 29, 2011. Dillard's, Inc. is one of the nation's largest fashion apparel and home furnishing retailers. The Company's stores operate with one name, Dillard's, and span 29 states. Dillard's stores offer a broad selection of merchandise, including products sourced and marketed under Dillard's exclusive brand names. Dillard?s, Inc.Julie J. Bull, Director of Investor Relations, 501-376-5965