Nordstrom, Inc. engages in the retail of apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories. It operates through the following segments: Retail, Credit, and Corporate/Other. The Retail segment is comprised of Nordstrom U.S. full-line stores and Nordstrom.com that offer a range of apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for women, men, young adults, and children. The Credit segment includes payment products and services such as Nordstrom private label card, Nordstrom Visa credit cards, and debit card for Nordstrom purchases. The Corporate/Other segment consists of unallocated corporate expenses and assets, sales return reserve, inter-segment eliminations, and other adjustments to segment results. The company was founded by John W. Nordstrom in 1901 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.