Belk Inc. http://wfae.org en Executives Give Lukewarm Predictions For 2014 NC Economy http://wfae.org/post/executives-give-lukewarm-predictions-2014-nc-economy <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The economy in Charlotte and North Carolina as a whole next year will be like a NASCAR race under a caution flag – it’ll move forward, but not too fast. That was the message from executives at the Charlotte Chamber’s annual economic outlook conference Monday.</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:40:24 +0000 Michael Tomsic 40808 at http://wfae.org Executives Give Lukewarm Predictions For 2014 NC Economy Belk Boosting HQ Headcount 10% http://wfae.org/post/belk-boosting-hq-headcount-10 <p></p><p>Belk is boosting employment at its Charlotte headquarters by about 10 percent thanks to the popularity of online shopping.&nbsp;</p><p>The 150 jobs Belk plans to add at its corporate headquarters are "management-level" and focused mainly on e-commerce, says spokeswoman Jessica Graham.</p><p>"Our online site, Belk.com has been growing tremendously - it's the fastest growing area of our business right now," says Graham.</p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 20:11:17 +0000 Julie Rose 17270 at http://wfae.org Belk Boosting HQ Headcount 10%