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Jan 26, 2016, 10:00 ET
Belk seeks fashion designers with Modern. Southern. Style. for its 2016 Southern Designer Showcase.

Belk Seeks Fashion Designers with Modern. Southern. Style. for 2016 Southern Designer Showcase

 Fashion designers who have a deep connection to the South and want to showcase Modern. Southern. Style. can have their clothes and accessories...

Dec 10, 2015, 14:37 ET

Sycamore Partners Completes Acquisition Of Belk, Inc.

 Sycamore Partners today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Belk, Inc. ("Belk" or the "Company"). Stefan Kaluzny, Managing...

Nov 14, 2015, 12:00 ET
The second annual Belkie Charity Bear, designed by an 11-year-old from South Carolina, was unveiled today at Belk's SantaFest. Photo provided by Belk.

Belk unveils this year's Charity Bear to Support the Troops

An 11-year-old from South Carolina won the 2015 Belkie Bear design contest held at Belk's...

Nov 04, 2015, 12:11 ET
Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk, Inc. (www.belk.com) is the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company with close to 300 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence.

Belk, Inc. Announces Stockholder Approval of Merger Agreement with Affiliates of Sycamore Partners

 Belk, Inc., announced today that its stockholders voted to approve the adoption of the previously announced merger agreement with affiliates...

Sep 03, 2015, 19:15 ET
Carrie Underwood to perform at 2015 Belk Bowl FanFest on Dec. 31.

Seven-time GRAMMY® Winner Carrie Underwood to Perform at 2015 Belk Bowl

 The Belk Bowl is thrilled to announce that superstar and seven-time GRAMMY® winner Carrie Underwood will be the headline act at the 2015...

Aug 24, 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 close to 300 Belk stores located in 16 Southern states and a growing digital presence.

Belk, Inc. Enters Into Definitive Agreement To Be Acquired By Sycamore Partners

Belk, Inc., the nation's largest family owned and operated fashion department store company, today announced that it has entered into a definitive...

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 close to 300 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...