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Dillard's, Inc. Reports November Sales Results

Thursday, December 01, 2011

Dillard's, Inc. Reports November Sales Results08:00 EST Thursday, December 01, 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 November 26, 2011 were $479,189,000 compared to sales for the four weeks ended November 27, 2010 of $469,263,000. Total sales increased 2%. Comparable store sales increased 3% for the four weeks ended November 26, 2011. Sales for the 43 weeks ended November 26, 2011 were $4,726,767,000 compared to sales for the 43 weeks ended November 27, 2010 of $4,574,962,000. Total sales increased 3%. Comparable store sales increased 4% for the 43 weeks ended November 26, 2011. During the four weeks ended November 26, 2011, sales were consistent with the average total Company trend in the Central region, slightly below trend in the Eastern region and slightly above trend in the Western region. Sales in the juniors' and children's category were significantly below trend during the four weeks ended November 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