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May 21, 2015, 12:00 ET
Since 2012, Belk has sought talented fashion designers for its Southern Designer Showcase competition. Belk is thrilled to give a new group of emerging fashion designers the opportunity to have their designs sold alongside today's top names in fashion.

Belk Announces 2015 Southern Designer Showcase Winners

Belk has selected five winners from nearly 300 entrants in the retailer's third Southern Designer Showcase competition. The showcase winners listed...

May 04, 2015, 10:00 ET
Belk, Inc. and the Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced today that Belk, Inc. will be the title sponsor of the 2015 Belk College Kickoff Game, featuring the University of North Carolina Tar Heels and the University of South Carolina Gamecocks.

Belk Announces Sponsorship of 2015 Belk College Kickoff Game

Belk, Inc. and the Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced today that Belk, Inc. will be the title sponsor of the 2015 Belk College Kickoff...

Mar 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence.

Belk Announces More than $21.5 Million in Charitable Contributions

Belk, Inc. announced today that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed more than $21.5 million to local communities in...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:30 ET
John M. Belk Endowment

John M. Belk Endowment Gives $9.6M to Boost Community College Completion in NC

With community colleges at the center of new national efforts to educate more students for the jobs of tomorrow, the John M. Belk Endowment has...

Feb 23, 2015, 19:00 ET
Belk today announced the winners of the company's second annual Southern Musician Showcase. The seven winners were selected from more than 4,000 submissions.

Belk Announces Winners of Southern Musician Showcase

 Belk today announced the winners of the company's second annual Southern Musician Showcase. Chosen from more than 4,000 submissions, the seven...

Feb 03, 2015, 10:00 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 300 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence.

Belk Returns to Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week® as a Major Sponsor

 Belk, Inc. is excited to announce its return to Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week® as a major sponsor. This third year of the...

Dec 01, 2014, 12:35 ET
Belk, Inc., the nation's largest family owned department store company, is once again seeking Southern designers of Women's Apparel, Men's Apparel, Kid's Apparel, Shoes and Women's Accessories to add to its existing collection of brands for its third Southern Designer Showcase competition. Winning designs will be sold at Belk and on belk.com in Spring 2016.

Belk Seeks Fashion Designers for the 2015 Southern Designer Showcase

 Charlotte-based Belk, Inc., the nation's largest family owned department store company, is once again seeking Southern designers of Women's...

Nov 15, 2014, 12:00 ET
The first-ever Belkie Charity Bear, designed by a nine-year-old from North Carolina, was unveiled today at Belk's SantaFest. Photo provided by Belk.

Belk unveils first-ever Charity Bear

A nine-year-old from North Carolina won the 2014 Belkie Bear design contest held at Belk's Santafest event last year. The bear was unveiled at...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:12 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 299 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence

Belk Seeks Southern Musicians

As part of its 2015 The Road South campaign, Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store, announced today its second year...

Oct 06, 2014, 10:00 ET
The Belk Mobile Mammography Center (BMMC) features the new Ralph Lauren sneaker, which was created as part of the recently announced partnership. The BMMC provides screening mammograms to women across the Southeast with clinical services provided by Charlotte Radiology. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk and Ralph Lauren Corporation Join Forces in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Belk and Ralph Lauren Corporation have unveiled a partnership focused on increasing breast cancer awareness. As a key component of the partnership,...

Sep 11, 2014, 15:33 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 299 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Launches Collection Designed by Season 12 Project Runway Winner

Charlotte-based Belk, Inc., the nation's largest family owned and operated department store, is proud to announce a new partnership with Project...

Sep 02, 2014, 18:13 ET

Belk Galleria Dallas Featured in Episode Five of Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making The Team

 Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company, is the official style destination of the Dallas Cowboys...

Aug 14, 2014, 10:15 ET
Miranda Lambert to perform at 2014 Belk Bowl FanFest on Dec. 30 in Charlotte, N.C. Photo Credit: Randee St. Nicholas (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Grammy Award Winner Miranda Lambert to Perform at 2014 Belk Bowl

The Belk Bowl is thrilled to announce the Grammy Award winner Miranda Lambert will be the featured act at the 2014 Belk Bowl this coming December....

May 08, 2014, 09:30 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Becomes Official SEC Sponsor, Signs On With SEC Network

 Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company, today announced its official sponsorship of the Southeastern...

May 06, 2014, 11:31 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Named Official Style Destination of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company, today announced a three-year partnership agreement with the Dallas...

May 05, 2014, 11:11 ET
The home collection is an extension of the existing CYNTHIA Cynthia Rowley line that includes apparel, accessories and shoes. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk and Cynthia Rowley Bring Modern.Southern.Style. Into the Home with Exclusive New Collection

Belk, Inc. is proud to introduce CYNTHIA Cynthia Rowley for the home. This exclusive collection is a fresh mix of artistic prints and bright colors...

May 01, 2014, 17:37 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk, Inc. Donates $100,000 to American Red Cross for Tornado and Storm Relief Efforts

 Belk, Inc. has announced a multilayered partnership with the American Red Cross to aid those impacted by the recent storms that have swept...

Apr 14, 2014, 15:56 ET
125 Days of Service (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Announces More Than $20.9 Million in Charitable Contributions

Belk, Inc. has announced that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed more than $20.9 million to local communities in...

Mar 26, 2014, 09:00 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Unveils Fresh New Brand Designed for the Busy Modern, Southern Woman

Belk, Inc. has just debuted Crown & Ivy, a new and exclusive line of women's clothing inspired by feminine grace and Southern charm. This...

Mar 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with 297 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Announces Winners of Southern Musician Showcase

 Belk today announced the winners of the company's 2014 Southern Musician Showcase. Chosen from more than 2,000 submissions, the six winners...