Press Release: Belk
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 11, 2013 – Construction is set to begin this month on a remodeling of Belk at Bainbridge Mall, Bainbridge, Ga., representing a $1.2 million investment by the company. The project will enable the 45,000-square-foot store to expand its fashion brands and merchandise assortments.
The renovated store will feature an updated decor including new display fixtures in the shoes and accessories departments. The remodeling is scheduled for completion in late September prior to the store’s grand re-opening on October 16, 2013. The store will remain open throughout the project.
The remodeling will result in many improvements designed to enhance customer convenience and satisfaction. For example, the ladies and kids shoe departments are being expanded, and more space will be added for ladies better apparel and other areas in the men’s, boys and home departments. New ladies shoe brands being added include Anne Klein, Nine West and Jessica Simpson. Featured brands for men will include Belk’s exclusive MADE Cam Newton blazers, suits and suit separates, which launched earlier this spring.
“We’re updating our store to provide an enhanced shopping experience for our loyal customers in the Bainbridge community,” said Threasa Hall, store manager. “We believe customers will love the new brands and style assortments that we’ll be adding throughout the store.
“The improvements demonstrate our ongoing commitment to serving Bainbridge. We want to satisfy the Southern lifestyle needs of our customers like no one else and deliver the fashion they desire and the value they deserve.”
Belk has served the Bainbridge community since 1949, and has operated at Bainbridge Mall since 1973.