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Document and Entity Information
6 Months Ended
Jul. 29, 2017
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Document and Entity Information [Abstract]  
Document Type 10-Q
Amendment Flag false
Document Period End Date Jul. 29, 2017
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2
Trading Symbol M
Entity Registrant Name Macy's, Inc.
Entity Central Index Key 0000794367
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-03
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 304,558,965