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MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Nathan Shore
314-444-2781
nathan.shore@macys.com

MACY’S KICKS OFF NIGHT OF FASHION BY HOSTING AN INC INTERNATIONAL CONCEPTS PARTY TO BENEFIT HEAT UP ST. LOUIS

Alive Magazine’s GLOW Spring Fashion Show to immediately follow at the Orpheum Theatre

WHO/WHAT:
Macy’s and INC International Concepts are hosting an INC Preview Party to benefit Heat Up St. Louis. The event will feature informal modeling introducing the spring INC collection, new to Downtown Macy’s. Guests can enjoy hors d’oeurves from Mosaic, fashion advice from the INC fashion expert, music from DJ Andrew, a special guest appearance by Kelly Stables, drinks from Budweiser Select and much more. Macy’s is making a $5 donation to Heat Up St. Louis for each attendee.

The INC Preview Party is free to the public. RSVP to 314.444.2665.

The INC Preview Party serves as the pre-party to Alive Magazine’s GLOW Spring Fashion Show featuring designers from Macy’s.

WHEN/WHERE:
INC Preview Party
Thursday, March 15, 2007
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Downtown Macy’s

Alive Magazine’s GLOW Spring Fashion Show (Featuring designers from Macy’s)
Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Orpheum Theatre
Tickets available through Ticketmaster.com, visiting any Macy’s Ticketmaster location or www.alivemag.com/glow, pricing at $25 and $50

BACKGROUND:
INC International Concepts offers on-trend, stylish apparel for women and men. The ready-to-wear collection was launched in 1993 and features cutting edge, off-the-runway trends designed for fashion-conscious women. INC is available at the Downtown Macy’s for the first time this spring season.

Kelly Stables is a St. Louis native and rising star in Hollywood on screen (starring opposite Naomi Watts in The Ring and The Ring II and on stage (recently hailed by Variety as a “feisty pepper-pot” for her lead role in the world-premiere revival of Gerschwin’s “Tip Toes” at L.A.’s Whitefire Theatre).

Heat Up St. Louis is a St. Louis based organization, which acts as a regional safety net when funding from the government and utility-charity programs fall short. Heat-Up St. Louis operates Cool Down St. Louis its summer program and Help-Up USA for markets outside of the greater St. Louis market.  All monies collected in a particular community stay there, except if a donor directs elsewhere.

About Macy’s
Macy's, the largest retail brand of Federated Department Stores, Inc., delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at more than 800 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam. Offering distinctive assortments including exclusive fashion and home brands, Macy’s stores are operated by seven regionally based retail divisions – Macy’s East, Macy's Florida, Macy's Midwest, Macy's North, Macy's Northwest, Macy's South, and Macy's West – and an online store at macys.com.

Macy's Midwest is based in St. Louis and operates 93 stores in nine states. For additional media materials, please visit our online pressroom at www.macys.com/pressroom.
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