SEATTLE, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. ( NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at Wayne Towne Center in Wayne, N.J. The approximately 36,000-square-foot store is scheduled to open in fall 2015.
This will be the sixth Nordstrom Rack in New Jersey. The company recently opened a new Rack in Livingston and will open two additional Racks this year at Mercer Mall in Princeton and Crossroads of Eatontown in Eatontown. Nordstrom also operates five full line stores in the state.
"We're excited to further grow our store presence throughout New Jersey by bringing an additional Rack to the Wayne Township area," said Geevy Thomas, president of Nordstrom Rack. "We look forward to serving customers with many of the Nordstrom brands they love, at great prices, when we open our doors this fall."
Wayne Towne Center is conveniently located at the intersection of I-80 and State routes 46 and 23, adjacent to Willowbrook Mall. The two-level Rack will be part of a newly constructed building in this existing center anchored by JCPenney and Costco. Other tenants include Dick's Sporting Goods, DSW and several restaurants.
Nordstrom Rack is the off-price retail division of Nordstrom, Inc., offering customers a wide selection of on-trend apparel, accessories and shoes at an everyday savings of 30-70 percent off regular prices. The Rack carries merchandise from Nordstrom stores and Nordstrom.com and specially-purchased items from many of the top brands sold at Nordstrom. The Rack is designed to provide the ultimate treasure hunt to style-savvy customers.
Nordstrom, Inc. is a leading fashion specialty retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 292 stores in 38 states, including 116 full-line stores in the United States and one in Canada; 167 Nordstrom Racks; two Jeffrey boutiques; and one clearance store. Nordstrom also serves customers online through Nordstrom.com, Nordstromrack.com and private sale site HauteLook. The company also owns Trunk Club, a personalized clothing service that takes care of customers online at TrunkClub.com and its five showrooms. Nordstrom, Inc.'s common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN.
SOURCE Nordstrom, Inc.