Macy's The Store. The Star. The Story traces a hundred and fifty years of one of the country’s premier retailers. More than just the account of a successful business, it is the story of how one man’s dream found a home in the heart of Manhattan. Lively text, rare photographs, and colorful illustrations highlight the people and eventsthe trends, tragedies, and traditionsthat transformed Macy’s from a modest storefront into the World’s Largest Store.