Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Segment Reporting (Details 6)

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Segment Reporting (Details 6) (USD $)
In Thousands, 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
Net sales:                      
Total net sales $ 562,169 $ 584,602 $ 655,529 $ 580,384 $ 542,106 $ 550,103 $ 536,989 $ 473,466 $ 2,382,684 $ 2,102,664 $ 1,909,575
Long lived assets held for use                      
Total long-lived assets 455,531       422,076       455,531 422,076  
U S [Member]
                     
Net sales:                      
Total net sales                 1,896,902 1,751,095 1,687,526
Long lived assets held for use                      
Total long-lived assets 394,274       366,974       394,274 366,974  
Canada [Member]
                     
Net sales:                      
Total net sales                 267,689 246,735 222,049
Long lived assets held for use                      
Total long-lived assets 48,023       49,194       48,023 49,194  
U K [Member]
                     
Net sales:                      
Total net sales                 218,093 104,834  
Long lived assets held for use                      
Total long-lived assets $ 13,234       $ 5,908       $ 13,234 $ 5,908