Exhibit 31.1


I, Jeff Gennette, certify that:

I have reviewed this Amendment No. 1 to the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q of Macy's, Inc.; and
Based on my knowledge, this report does not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary to make the statements made, in light of the circumstances under which such statements were made, not misleading with respect to the period covered by this report.

August 14, 2020
/s/ Jeff Gennette
Jeff Gennette
Chief Executive Officer