The downtown Seattle Nordstrom store is one of the company’s more than 100 full-line stores, which are seeing changes in spending habits.  (Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times)
The downtown Seattle Nordstrom store is one of the company's more than 100 full-line stores, which are seeing changes in spending habits. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)

Nordstrom’s big, beautiful stores are losing ground

The glistening full-line stores that made Nordstrom’s name and reputation have logged five straight quarters of year-over-year sales declines. The company’s early success in navigating e-commerce now looks less certain. What’s the outlook for turning things around?  VIEW

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