Nordstrom Rack, the off-price retail division of fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom Inc, has announced the opening of a new store at the Esplanade Shopping Centre in Oxnard, California. The 35,000 sq ft store is scheduled to open in autumn 2001 and will offer clearance merchandise transferred from Nordstrom stores and Nordstrom.com. It will also offer an extensive selection of name brand apparel and accessories for women, men and children at 30-75 per cent off regular prices.