Belk Celebrates Columbus Community with Grand Re-Opening
Tyler Hampton Senior Manager - Public Relations Tyler_Hampton@belk.com 502-494-1896
WHAT: Media are invited to attend the grand re-opening of the Belk store in Columbus, Miss. Starting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 24. The first 100 customers will receive a gift card ranging from $5 - $500, 25 percent off their purchase, and refreshments to enjoy with their neighbors.
This grand re-opening will celebrate Belk as a fixture in the Columbus community for 81 years, with the first store in Columbus opening in 1937. The Belk in Columbus will enjoy updates including new carpet, new fitting rooms, and LED lighting.
The retailer is doubling down on their commitment to the Columbus community with a $5,000 donation to Palmer Home for Children, providing a family and community to children in need regardless of race, gender or background. This donation will be made through Belk: Project Hometown, a five-years, 15-million dollar commitment to lift-up southern communities and families thrive.
WHO: Represntatives available for interviews: Larry Armstrong - Belk Store Manager
WHEN: Wednesday, October 24
Ribbon cutting will be held at 9:30 a.m.
WHERE: University Mall - 2031 US-45 #400