Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Dividends (Details)

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Dividends (Details) (USD $)
In Thousands, 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. 30, 2010
Oct. 31, 2009
Aug. 01, 2009
May 02, 2009
Jan. 28, 2012
Jan. 29, 2011
Jan. 30, 2010
Dividends (Textual) [Abstract]                              
Cash dividends paid                         $ 25,098 $ 19,111 $ 14,722
Cash dividends per share $ 0.18 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.09 $ 0.09 $ 0.09 $ 0.09 $ 0.07 $ 0.07 $ 0.07 $ 0.54 $ 0.39 $ 0.30
Cash dividends declared $ 9,339       $ 6,396       $ 4,753       $ 9,339 $ 6,396 $ 4,753