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Dillard's, Inc. Reports February Sales Results

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Dillard's, Inc. Reports February Sales Results08:00 EST Thursday, March 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 February 26, 2011 were $492,611,000 compared to sales for the four weeks ended February 27, 2010 of $499,191,000. Total sales decreased 1%. Sales in comparable stores decreased 1% for the four weeks ended February 26, 2011. During the four weeks ended February 26, 2011, sales were slightly above the average total Company trend in the Western region, consistent with trend in the Central region and slightly below trend in the Eastern region. Sales in the home and furniture category and the men's category were significantly below trend during the four-week period ended February 26, 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, 501-376-5965Director of Investor Relations