Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Restructuring and Management Transition Restructuring and Management Transition Summary (Details)

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Restructuring and Management Transition Restructuring and Management Transition Summary (Details)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Jan. 28, 2017
USD ($)
department_store
Jan. 30, 2016
USD ($)
Jan. 31, 2015
USD ($)
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]      
Restructuring and management transition charges $ 26 $ 84 $ 87
Cumulative charges incurred to date $ 730    
Number of stores closed | department_store 1,013    
Home Office And Stores [Member]      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]      
Restructuring and management transition charges $ 8 42 45
Cumulative charges incurred to date 297    
Management Transition [Member]      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]      
Restructuring and management transition charges 3 28 16
Cumulative charges incurred to date 255    
Other [Member]      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]      
Restructuring and management transition charges 15 $ 14 $ 26
Cumulative charges incurred to date $ 178