Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Revenue (Details)

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Revenue (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
Aug. 03, 2019
Aug. 04, 2018
Aug. 03, 2019
Aug. 04, 2018
Feb. 02, 2019
Net sales $ 5,546 $ 5,572 $ 11,050 $ 11,112  
Contract with Customer, Liability, Current $ 654 $ 673 $ 654 $ 673 $ 856
Macy's sales to total Company sales 88.00% 89.00% 88.00% 88.00%  
Contract with Customer, Refund Liability $ 227 $ 243 $ 227 $ 243 269
Contract with Customer, Right to Recover Product 154 165 154 165 $ 188
Women's Accessories, Intimate Apparel, Shoes and Cosmetics [Member]          
Net sales 2,039 2,022 4,191 4,181  
Women's Apparel [Member]          
Net sales 1,269 1,322 2,582 2,672  
Men's and Children's [Member]          
Net sales 1,266 1,273 2,468 2,447  
Home and Miscellaneous [Member]          
Net sales 972 955 1,809 1,812  
Total Sales - All Categories [Member]          
Net sales $ 5,546 $ 5,572 $ 11,050 $ 11,112