Belk to Expnd in Town West Shopping Center, Paragould, AR

72450_08$1.8 million project will add 10,000 sq. ft. of space and enhance store’s shopping environment and merchandise offerings.  Grand re-opening set for October 16, 2013.  When completed, the 48,000-square-foot remodeled store will have an updated decor with new paint, carpet, tile aisles, and lighting designed to enhance the shopping environment. The expansion and remodeling will be completed in late September prior to the store’s grand re-opening on October 16, 2013. “Our expansion and remodel will create an exciting new decor and shopping experience for our customers in the Paragould community”, said Julie Matthews, store manager.  Belk has served Paragould from its store at Town West Shopping Center since 1999, and opened its original store in Paragould under the Belk Simpson name in 1954.  Belk Celebrates 125th Anniversary Belk is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year with numerous special promotions and events designed to express appreciation to customers, associates, vendors and other stakeholders for their contributions to the company’s success. Activities will include exclusive product offerings, celebrity appearances and community service projects across the company’s 16-state market area. For more information, visit

Town West Shopping Center is managed and leased by Real Estate Southeast, LLC.  Real Estate Southeast, LLC currently manages and leases over 1.5 million sf, providing clients with property management, leasing, development, construction management services.