Company Snapshot: Bealls Inc.
1806 38th Ave E
Bradenton, FL 34208
Total Estimated Sales
AL, AZ, AR, CA, FL, GA, LA, MS, NV, NM, NC, SC, TN, TX
CEO Stephen Knopik
President Dan Love
Bealls Inc., a leading department store company still owned by the founding family, is celebrating its centennial. The privately held company operates Bealls, Bealls Outlet and Burkes Outlet stores in 14 southern states. Bealls Inc. surpasses a billion dollars in sales annually with 535 stores and www.beallsflorida.com featuring exclusive brands and fashions especially chosen for Sunbelt climates.
The company foresees a redesign of its department stores focusing on stocking stores for the communities they serve. Bealls Inc. is launching a new concept, called Bunulu. The company hopes to target younger affluent customers living the coastal lifestyle. The first three to five stores will open this fall, average about 4,000 sq. ft. and will carry beach clothing, footwear and accessories for men and women. Bealls Inc. plans to grow its Bealls Outlets and Burkes Outlets in Arizona, Texas and other markets.