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Lord & Taylor closing at Oakbrook Center in January

Lord & Taylor closing at Oakbrook Center in January

Lord & Taylor will close its store in Oakbrook Center when its lease expires in January.

It’s the second Chicago-area location the department store chain has slated for closure in the coming months. Another store at Skokie’s Westfield Old Orchard mall is expected to close in April.

“We continually evaluate store performance and, from time to time, may determine it necessary to close a store,” Meghan Biango, spokeswoman for Lord & Taylor parent Hudson’s Bay Co., said Monday in an email. “These decisions are never easy, but they are prudent for the company, and we are committed to offering support and assistance to our team affected by the closing, including offering...

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