Macy’s, Inc. Launches $1 Million Drive for Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts

  Macy’s, Inc. Launches $1 Million Drive for Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts

Business Wire

CINCINNATI -- November 02, 2012

Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) today is appealing to its customers nationwide to join
the company and its associates in a drive to raise $1 million for Hurricane
Sandy disaster recovery.

Beginning Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, customers in all Macy’s stores nationwide will
be able to contribute $1.00 or more to hurricane recovery efforts.
Contributions can be made at the registers in all Macy’s stores and online at
www.macys.com. Contributions will be accepted through Nov. 30, 2012. The
company will match customer donations on a dollar-for-dollar basis, up to
$500,000, in an effort to give more than $1 million. All funds will be donated
to the American Red Cross.

Additionally, the Macy's Foundation will match dollar for dollar employees'
contributions of $25 or more to organizations providing relief assistance and
services. The contributions must follow the existing guidelines and limits of
the Macy's Foundation's Matching Gifts program.

Also to help customers impacted by Hurricane Sandy, Macy's will offer a
special savings voucher valid for 20 percent off regular, sale and clearance
priced items and 10 percent off furniture. The voucher can be used for a
six-month period for eligible purchases as listed on the voucher. Customers
will be required to provide a Red Cross Credit Card, a completed insurance
claim form or similar documentation from an agency such as FEMA, and a photo
ID to receive the voucher.

"As the full impact of this disaster emerges daily, we are compelled to reach
out and help our customers and neighbors who have been so affected by this
disaster," said Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and CEO of Macy's, Inc.
"On behalf of our associates and customers across the country, we are pleased
to offer help with support and recovery efforts in our communities."

Macy’s, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the
nation’s premier retailers, with fiscal 2011 sales of $26.4 billion. The
company operates about 840 department stores in 45 states, the District of
Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico under the names of Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s,
as well as the macys.com and bloomingdales.com websites. The company also
operates 11 Bloomingdale’s Outlet stores.

(NOTE: Additional information on Macy’s, Inc., including past news releases,
is available at www.macysinc.com/pressroom).

Contact:

Macy's, Inc.
Media – Jim Sluzewski, 513-579-7764
or
Investor – Matt Stautberg, 513-579-7780
 
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