Dillard's, Inc. ("Dillard's", the "Company", "we", "us", "our" or "Registrant") ranks among the nation's largest fashion apparel, cosmetics and home furnishing retailers. The Company, originally founded in 1938 by William T. Dillard, was incorporated in Delaware in 1964. As of February 2, 2019, we operated 291 Dillard's stores, including 26 clearance centers, and an Internet store offering a wide selection of merchandise including fashion apparel for women, men and children, accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings and other consumer goods. The Company also operates a general contracting construction company, CDI Contractors, LLC ("CDI"), a portion of whose business includes constructing and remodeling stores for the Company.
The following table summarizes the percentage of net sales by segment and major product line:
Copy History Percentage of Net Sales Fiscal 2018 Fiscal 2017 Fiscal 2016Retail operations segment: Cosmetics14% 14% 14%Ladies' apparel22 23 22Ladies' accessories and lingerie15 16 16Juniors' and children's apparel9 8 8Men's apparel and accessories17 17 17Shoes15 16 16Home and furniture4 4 4 96 98 97Construction segment4 2 3Total100% 100% 100%