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ROSS 'DRESS FOR LESS' OPENS IN PORTLAND

 Newark, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ross 'Dress For Less' is kicking off its 1993 expansion program with the grand opening of its new Portland, Ore. store on Sunday, March 14. It is one of 11 new stores opening throughout the country this spring, as Ross continues its nationwide expansion.
 The 24,700-square-foot store is opening in the Jantzen Beach Shopping Center, located at the southwest corner of I-5 and Jantzen Beach Drive on Hayden Island. The 735,000-square-foot mall includes such nationally known retailers as K-Mart, Montgomery Ward, Payless Drugs, Lamonts and a new Fashion Bug. In addition, Toys R Us, Silo and REI are directly west of the center.
 Ross also operates stores in both Vancouver and Portland. With the addition of this newest store on Hayden Island, Ross will have a total of seven stores in the Portland market.
 In commenting on this important new location, Norman A. Ferber, president and chief executive officer, stated, "We are delighted to increase our presence in the Portland area with our newest store at Jantzen Beach Shopping Center. At Ross, our number one priority is offering customers competitive values everyday on name brand merchandise for the entire family. We believe this emphasis on brands and savings will appeal to value-conscious customers in Portland and throughout the country."
 Ten other new Ross 'Dress For Less' stores are opening this spring in San Diego, Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, Phoenix, Philadelphia and McAllen, Texas. With these new openings, Ross will operate 231 stores in 18 states coast-to-coast.
 Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: ROST) generated sales of $1.046 billion in its 1992 fiscal year. The off-price retailer offers first quality, in-season, branded apparel and footwear for the entire family at 20 to 60 percent less than department and specialty store prices, as well as complete departments for accessories and fragrances at similar savings.
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 /CONTACT: Katie Loughnot, manager, Corporate Communications of Ross Stores, 510-505-4509/
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