Macy’s offers free shipping on a diverse range of merchandise including the latest fashions on apparel and accessories for men, women and children. Macy’s also sells cosmetics, home furnishings and many other consumer goods.
Macy’s was founded by Rowland Hussey Macy and originally named R. H. & Co. and operated as an American high end chain of department stores. In 1994, Macy’s becam a division of the Cincinnati-based Federated Department Store through it was affiliated with the Bloomingdale’s department store chain. As of 2015, Macy’s was the largest United States department store chain in retail sales. Macy’s is comprised of 511 stores nationwide.
Macy’s flagship store is located at Herald Square in the New York City borough of Manhattan. The flagship store covers almost an entire New York City block, features about 1.1 million square feet of retail space, includes additional space for offices and storage, and serves as the endpoint for the Thanksgiving Day parade.
As of 2021, WHP Global announced that Toys R Us is making a comeback and opening more than 400 stores within Macy’s starting sometime in 2022.