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Macy's, Inc.
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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on May 19, 2017.

Meeting Information
Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of: March 23, 2017
Date: May 19, 2017 Time: 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time
Location: Macy's Inc. Corporate Offices
     7 West 7th Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

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Voting Items

The Board of Directors Recommends a Vote "For" the
Following Nominees:
1.    Election of Directors

1a. Francis S. Blake

1b. John A. Bryant

1c. Deirdre P. Connelly

1d. Jeff Gennette

1e. Leslie D. Hale

1f. William H. Lenehan

1g. Sara Levinson

1h. Terry J. Lundgren

1i. Joyce M. Roché

1j. Paul C. Varga

1k. Marna C. Whittington

1l. Annie Young-Scrivner


The Board of Directors Recommends a Vote "For" Item 2.

The proposed ratification of the Audit Committee’s appointment of KPMG LLP as Macy's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending February 3, 2018.

The Board of Directors Recommends a Vote "For" Item 3.

Advisory vote to approve named executive officer compensation.

The Board of Directors Recommends a Vote of "1 Year" on Item 4.

Advisory vote on frequency of the shareholder vote on executive compensation.

The Board of Directors Recommends a Vote “For” Item 5.

Re-Approval of the Senior Executive Incentive Compensation Plan.

NOTE: At their discretion, the proxies are authorized to vote upon such other business that may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or adjournments thereof.