Fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom, Inc opened its first store in the state of Florida today in Boca Raton.

The Town Center at Boca Raton is the retailer's 77th full-line store. It offers two levels of classic and contemporary shoes, clothing and accessories for men, women and children.

Earlier in the year, Nordstrom announced plans to continue its southeast expansion with stores planned for Tampa, FL in fall of 2001, Coral Gables, FL in fall of 2002 and Orlando, FL in spring of 2003.

About Nordstrom
Nordstrom, Inc is a fashion specialty retailer with 118 stores located in 24 states, including 77 full-line stores, 38 Nordstrom Racks, three Faconnable boutiques, two freestanding shoe stores and one clearance store. The company also seeks to serve customers through its online presence at www.nordstrom.com as well as with its direct mail catalogues.