Nordstrom is a publicly traded company that is located in Seattle, Washington. The store operates 117 department stores across the United States and in Canada and has more than 151 discount Nordstrom Rack stores located across the same market area. Founded in 1901, Nordstrom allows shoppers to browse their full inventory of products online at Nordstrom.com. The e-commerce site includes apparel and accessories for men, women and children with an emphasis on high-end designer brands. The retailer has special departments devoted to wedding attire and juniors and also carries a selection of beauty products from luxury brands both online and in stores.