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Macy's owns and operates a chain of department stores that sell clothing, cosmetics, jewelry, bedding, bath supplies, dinnerware and furniture. Read more

Jeff Gennette's photo - Chairman & CEO of Macy's

Chairman & CEO

Jeff Gennette

CEO Approval Rating

66/100

Founded:

1858

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEM

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Nordstrom is seen as one of Macy's's biggest rivals. Nordstrom was founded in 1901 in Seattle, Washington. Like Macy's, Nordstrom also operates in the Department Stores sector. Nordstrom generates $6.9B less revenue than Macy's.

Kohl's is one of Macy's's top competitors. Kohl's was founded in 1962, and its headquarters is in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Like Macy's, Kohl's also operates in the Department Stores space. Kohl's has 94,000 fewer employees than Macy's.

J.C. Penney is one of Macy's's top rivals. J.C. Penney was founded in 1902, and is headquartered in Plano, Texas. Like Macy's, J.C. Penney also works within the Department Stores sector. J.C. Penney generates $6.9B less revenue vs. Macy's.

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Macy's Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$18.1B

Macy's's revenue is the ranked 12th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 77.6B. Over the last four quarters, Macy's's revenue has grown by 30.5%. Specifically, in Q2 2021's revenue was $4.9B; in Q1 2021, it was $7.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $4.2B; in Q3 2020, Macy's's revenue was $3.7B.

Macy's Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
STORY

May 2018

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undisclosed
STORY is a retail store that specializes in offering store design, floor plan and fixture services.
Bluemercury, Inc.

Feb 2015

Source »
$210M
Bluemercury is a beauty retailer engaged in offering cosmetics, skin care, makeup, perfume, hair, and bath and body products.

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May Department Stores

Jul 2005

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$11B
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These are all the companies that Macy's has acquired. Macy's has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was STORY in May 2018. STORY is a retail store that specializes in offering store design, floor plan and fixture services.

Macy's Funding History

Since Macy's was founded in 1858, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Macy's has raised $4.5B. Macy's' last funding round was on Jun 2020 for a total of $1.3B

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Jun 2020
$1.3B

Bank of America

Debt
Jun 2020
$3.1B

Bank of America

Equity
Jan 2016
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Since Macy's was founded in 1858, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Macy's has raised $4.5B. Macy's' last funding round was on Jun 2020 for a total of $1.3B

Macy's Investments

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B8ta owns and operates a chain of retail stores that allows users to discover and buy technical gadgets.
$19M
Jun 12, 2018
Series B
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These are all the companies that Macy's has invested in. Macy's has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was STORY in May 2018. STORY is a retail store that specializes in offering store design, floor plan and fixture services.

Macy's News

June 10, 2021Variety

Elizabeth Holmes Hulu Series 'The Dropout' Adds 10 Guest Stars, Including William H. Macy, Laurie Metcalf, Stephen Fry

The Hulu series "The Dropout," which will tell the story of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, has lo... See more »
June 10, 2021Fox News

Macy's fireworks 2021 will be live on July 4 in NYC for 'biggest show yet'

Macy's annual July 4 fireworks display will be back, live, with New Yorkers able to see in person the... See more »
May 31, 2021International Business Times

Macy's Sales Recovery Is Just Getting Started

Earlier this month, Macy's (NYSE:M) reported that sales beat the high end of its guidance range by ... See more »
May 27, 2021Crain's Newyork Business

Macy's needs another miracle on 34th Street

Jeff Gennette, the chairman and chief executive officer of Macy's Inc., knows people are talking abou... See more »
May 27, 2021The Business of Fashion

Macy's Plans For a New York Urban Oasis

The pandemic hasn't deterred Macy's chief executive Jeff Gennette's ambitious expansion plans in the ... See more »
May 26, 2021Benzinga

Macy's Vs. Dillard's

Benzinga's latest Stock Wars matches up two leaders in a major industry sector, with the goal of allo... See more »
May 25, 2021Digital Commerce 360

Online sales increase 34% at Macy's in Q1

Stimulus checks, vaccine rollout and newly acquired customers helped increase sales at Macy's. Ecomme... See more »

Macy's Blogs

December 25, 2017Macy's Blog

The New Rules To Black And White Fashion

Black and white will never go out of style. Which is why we always recommend keeping a few monochroma... See more »
December 25, 2017Macy's Blog

5 Ways To Reinvent Yourself in 2018

The only mantra you need to take on 2018: New year, new you! It's the perfect time for transformation... See more »
December 25, 2017Macy's Blog

PSA: IT Cosmetics Is Now At Macy's!

Attention all beauty gurus and makeup obsessed gals-the long awaited, IT Cosmetics line is now availa... See more »
December 18, 2017Macy's Blog

Your Last-Minute Gift Cheat Sheet

Royal Blue Relaxing Fit Short Sleeved Knee-length Lace Dress,Sexy Midi Dress,Wholesale Lace Dress,La... See more »
December 15, 2017Macy's Blog

What's Our Favorite Thing About Macy's at Christmastime?

It's no secret that Christmas is a fave time of year for many. And with the holiday just a mere ten d... See more »
December 12, 2017Macy's Blog

Natural Beauty Products for Eco-Loving Friends & Family

Here at mBLOG, we love giving the gift of beauty. But this holiday season we're especially happy to g... See more »
December 10, 2017Macy's Blog

Don't Miss Out on Green Monday! What You Need To Know

Have you heard the news? Our Green Monday deals start TODAY. But, they end tomorrow, so you better ac... See more »

Macy's Press Releases

March 29, 2021StreetInsider

Macy's Celebrates Black Creatives With Icons of Style

Zerina Akers, Misa Hylton, Aminah Abdul Jillil, Allen Onyia and Ouigi Theodore unveil limited-edition... See more »
February 1, 2021Business Wire

Macy's Honors Black History and The Brilliant Legacies Of Black Creatives

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of Black history, Macy's (NYSE:M) will highlight Black creatives ... See more »
December 2, 2020Business Wire

Macy's Tops $75,000 in Donations to DHA's Opportunity Rising Scholars

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy's Tops $75,000 in Donations to DHA's Opportunity Rising Scholars... See more »
November 24, 2020O'Dwyer's PR News

Univision's Amirshahi Shops at Macys

Malek Robert (Bobby) Amirshahi is joining Macy's on Dec. 7 as senior VP-corporate communications. He ... See more »
October 26, 2020Business Wire

Macy's and Make-A-Wish Invite Customers to Send Letters and Deliver Wishes as Part of 13th Annual Believe Campaign

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Macy's (NYSE:M) announces the launch of its beloved Believe letter-... See more »
May 7, 2020Business Wire

Macy's, Inc. Announces Dates for Release of First Quarter Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced a schedule for the release of its fi... See more »

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Macy's Headquarters

151 West 34th Street 13th Floor

New York, New York10001

1-212-494-1621

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Macy's Summary

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Overview

Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M), stylized as "macy's, inc.," is a department store specializing in the retail sale of clothing, cosmetics, jewelry, watches, bedding, bath, dinnerware, and furniture. Macy's, inc., originally known as Federated Department Store,...

CEO

Macy's's Chairman & CEO, Jeff Gennette, currently has an approval rating of 66%. Macy's's primary competitors are Nordstrom, Kohl's & J.C. Penney.

Frequently Asked Questions about Macy's

  1. When was Macy's founded?

    Macy's was founded in 1858
  2. Who is Macy's's CEO?

    Macy's's CEO is Jeff Gennette
  3. How much revenue does Macy's generate?

    Macy's generates $18.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Macy's have?

    Macy's has historically raised $4.5B in funding
  5. Where is Macy's's headquarters?

    Macy's's headquarters is in New York New York, USA
  1. How many employees does Macy's have?

    Macy's has 130,000 employees
  2. What sector does Macy's operate in?

    Macy's is in Department Stores
  3. Who are Macy's's competitors?

    Macy's's top competitors are Nordstrom, Kohl's, J.C. Penney
  4. Who has Macy's invested in?

    Macy's's has invested in companies such as b8ta