Nordstrom, Inc (NYSE: JWN ) today reported preliminary sales of $594.6m for the month of November 2000, an increase of 9.2 per cent compared to sales of $544.4m in November 1999. Same-store sales declined 0.6 per cent. Preliminary year-to-date sales of $4.5bn increased 7.5 per cent compared to 1999 year-to-date sales of $4.2bn. Year-to-date same-store sales increased 1.0 per cent.