Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Quarterly Results of Operations (Unaudited) (Details)

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Quarterly Results of Operations (Unaudited) (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, except Per Share data, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Jan. 28, 2012
Oct. 29, 2011
Jul. 30, 2011
Apr. 30, 2011
Jan. 29, 2011
Oct. 30, 2010
Jul. 31, 2010
May 01, 2010
Jan. 28, 2012
Jan. 29, 2011
Jan. 30, 2010
Total net sales $ 5,425 $ 3,986 $ 3,906 $ 3,943 $ 5,703 $ 4,189 $ 3,938 $ 3,929 $ 17,260 $ 17,759 $ 17,556
Gross margin 1,637 1,489 1,497 1,595 2,143 1,635 1,552 1,630 6,218 6,960 6,910
SG&A expenses 1,343 1,242 1,243 1,281 1,465 1,326 1,275 1,292 5,109 5,358 5,410
Restructuring and management transition 154 265 23 9 32       451 32  
Income/(loss) from continuing operations (87) (143) 14 64 260 44 14 60 (152) 378 249
Discontinued operations         11         11 2
Net (loss)/income (87) (143) 14 64 271 44 14 60 (152) 389 251
Diluted         $ 1.09 $ 0.19 $ 0.06 $ 0.25 $ (0.70) $ 1.59 $ 1.07
Discontinued operations         $ 0.04         $ 0.04 $ 0.01
Net (loss)/income $ (0.41) $ (0.67) $ 0.07 $ 0.28 $ 1.13 $ 0.19 $ 0.06 $ 0.25 $ (0.70) $ 1.63 $ 1.08
Higher Markdowns and Merchandise Re-Ticketing Costs Associated with Implementing New Pricing Strategy [Member]
                     
Gross margin 207                    
Streamline, Supply Chain Operations [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition 10 16 12 3              
Exit, Catalog and Outlet Business [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition   30 1 3 21            
Employment Termination Benefits, Stores and Home Office [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition 24 12 4 1 4            
Other Miscellaneous Restructuring Activities [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition 19 1 4 2 7            
Management Transition Costs [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition 101 27 2                
VERP Quarterly Impact[Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition   179                  
Website Exit CLAD and Gifting Grace [Member]
                     
Restructuring and management transition 8                    
Store Impairment Charges [Member]
                     
Income/(loss) from continuing operations $ 58