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May 8, 2012
Black Brown 1826 is Perfect Father’s Day Gift for Modern Southern Dad

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 8, 2012 – If your dad is a little more modern than traditional, Belk’s exclusive new Black Brown 1826 menswear collection from award‐winning designer Joseph Abboud is...

May 2, 2012
Make-Up Artists Honored in the 2012 Genius Awards

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 2, 2012 – Five Belk Beauty Advisors have been recognized in ELLE Magazine’s prestigious Genius Awards for this year’s 100 Most Recommended Make-Up Artists. The Genius...

Apr 16, 2012
Gift cards now redeemable on

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2012 – Continuing its commitment to strong growth in e-commerce, family-run department store company Belk, Inc. has launched enhancements to its gift card program to...

Apr 4, 2012
100% of $5 Ticket Sale Proceeds Go to Local Charities

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2012 – Thousands of participating charities across Belk’s 16-state footprint benefit from Belk’s semi-annual charity sales and this year is no exception. Belk’s...

Mar 28, 2012
Comparable store sales increase 5.5 percent and net income increases 43 percent

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 28, 2012 – Belk, Inc. today announced operating results for the fiscal year ended January 28, 2012. Tim Belk, chairman and chief executive officer of Belk, Inc., said,...

Mar 20, 2012
20,000 square-foot-expansion will allow store to offer new brands and larger assortments

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 20, 2012 – Belk today announced a major expansion and remodeling of its fashion department store at Martintown Plaza in North Augusta, S.C. The $3.5 million project will...

Mar 20, 2012
Winning Designs to Be Sold at Belk & on in Spring 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 20, 2012 – Charlotte-based Belk, Inc., the nation’s largest privately owned mainline department store company, is seeking Southern designers of apparel, shoes and...

Mar 19, 2012
Fun, free makeovers, gifts with purchase, tips galore showcase bright, attention-getting colors for spring & summer

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 19, 2012 – Nothing marks the beginning of spring more than a new look, a new fragrance and a new attitude, which is why Belk is hosting its annual Spring Beauty Event...

Feb 24, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C., February 24, 2012 – Belk, Inc. announced today that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed over $18.3 million to local communities in the fiscal year...

Feb 14, 2012
Grassroots event benefits local non-profit organizations

CHARLOTTE, N.C., February 14, 2012 — Belk invites schools and other nonprofit organizations in the company’s 16-state market area to participate in its semi-annual Belk Charity Sale, Saturday,...

Feb 6, 2012
Look red-carpet ready in designs by Jessica Simpson and Aidan Mattox available in select Belk locations and at

Charlotte, N.C. — February 6, 2012 — One of the most exciting nights of a budding fashionista’s life is the prom. This year, Belk presents a stellar collection of star-quality dresses for...

Feb 3, 2012
Campaign features interactive website at and in-store events designed to promote heart disease awareness and education to customers and associates

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – February 3, 2012 – Belk is painting its stores red during American Heart Month in February as part of its annual storewide “Our Heart to Yours” campaign. The campaign is...

Jan 17, 2012
21,000 sq. ft. expansion of selling space will allow store to offer new brands and larger assortments

CHARLOTTE, N.C., January 17, 2012 – Belk today announced a major expansion and remodeling of its fashion department store at New River Valley Mall in Christiansburg, Va. The project will allow...

Jan 16, 2012
Storewide campaign and grassroots efforts by Belk associates and customers support the fight against breast cancer

Charlotte, N.C., January 16, 2012 – Belk, Inc. has announced a $1,068,597 contribution to Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to support breast cancer research grants and life-saving community...