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Nordstrom Rack is a fashion retailer based in the United States which is owned by Nordstrom and has both brick and mortar stores and an E-commerce website. Nordstrom Rack offers branded clothing and accessories for women, men, and kids at a large size to consumers across the United States. Nordstrom Rack has over 113 brick and mortar stores.


In 1973, Nordstrom Rack opened their first store in Seattle as a clearance outlet full-line store. The first Nordstrom Rack location was in the basement of a downtown Seattle Nordstrom store.

A Nordstrom Rack At Burbank Empire Center In Burbank, California

Their website was launched in February 2014 by Hautelook which was acquired by Nordstrom in 2011. The Nordstrom Rack e-commerce site was built on a shared platform with Hautelook, which is Nordstrom’s flash sale business. When visiting the Nordstrom Rack's website, there is an option to navigate back and forth between Hautelook and Nordstrom Rack.

Nordstrom Rack makes up about a fifth of Nordstrom's overall sales. Since 2013, Nordstrom Rack has generated over 2.5 billion dollars in sales.

On March 22, 2018, Nordstrom Rack opened its first store in Canada which will begin their global expansion.