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Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies (Tables)

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Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies (Tables)
12 Months Ended
Feb. 02, 2013
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies [Abstract]  
Advertising Costs and Cooperative Advertising Allowances [Table Text Block]
Advertising and promotional costs and cooperative advertising allowances were as follows:
 
2012
 
2011
 
2010
 
(millions)
Gross advertising and promotional costs
$
1,603

 
$
1,507

 
$
1,417

Cooperative advertising allowances
422

 
371

 
345

Advertising and promotional costs, net of
cooperative advertising allowances
$
1,181

 
$
1,136

 
$
1,072

Percentage of Sales on Enterprise-Wide Basis by Merchandise Category
For 2012, 2011 and 2010, the following merchandise constituted the following percentages of sales:
 
 
2012
 
2011
 
2010
Feminine Accessories, Intimate Apparel, Shoes and Cosmetics
38
%
 
37
%
 
36
%
Feminine Apparel
23

 
25

 
26

Men’s and Children’s
23

 
23

 
23

Home/Miscellaneous
16

 
15

 
15

 
100
%
 
100
%
 
100
%