News from belk, inc A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

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 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...

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 300 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 300 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 300 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 300 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...

Feb 11, 2014, 09:00 ET
The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center traveled more than 26,000 miles in 2013. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center Celebrates One Year of Saving Lives

The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center is celebrating its one-year anniversary of saving lives by providing convenient and affordable...

Jan 16, 2014, 06:00 ET
The John M. Belk Endowment is a private family foundation based in Charlotte, N.C., that will award more than $13 million annually in grants to N.C. organizations aligned with its new mission. The John M. Belk Endowment works to empower the 21st century workforce in North Carolina by creating pathways to prosperity for underrepresented students by increasing their access to and completion of higher educational opportunities in North Carolina. (PRNewsFoto/John M. Belk Endowment)

John M. Belk Endowment Gives $10M to College Advising Corps to Improve Access to College for Rural N.C. High School Students

 The White House today is set to announce that the John M. Belk Endowment will provide $10 million to the College Advising Corps to increase...

Dec 13, 2013, 13:18 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. (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Seeks Southern Musicians

 As a part of its 2014 Modern. Southern. Music. campaign, Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company, today...

Nov 08, 2013, 11:12 ET
Belk, Inc. is a Charlotte, N.C.-based department store company.  (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Unwraps Exciting Plans for Holiday Selling Season

 With six fewer shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, Belk today announced a line-up of special events and sales...

Sep 25, 2013, 09:00 ET
Chip & Pepper California launches exclusively this month at 100 Belk locations, including belk.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Launches Premium Denim Collection: Chip & Pepper® California

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

Aug 21, 2013, 13:54 ET
Belk, Inc. to celebrate Modern. Southern. Music. in 2014 with a partnership with award-winning actress Hayden Panettiere.  (PRNewsFoto/Belk, Inc.)

Belk Announces Year of Modern. Southern. Music.

 How do you follow a year of celebration marking 125 years of business? With a year of Modern. Southern. Music. Belk, Inc. announced today a...