Bloomingdale’s to shut retailer at Westfield Old Orchard Shopping Center
SKOKIE, Ill. (CBS) — The Bloomingdale’s retailer on the Westfield Old Orchard Shopping Center in Skokie can be closing later this 12 months.
Bloomingdale’s introduced Thursday that clearance on the Old Orchard retailer will start Sept. 6, with the situation set to exit of enterprise in October.
Bloomingdale’s plans to open a brand new, smaller “Bloomie’s” retailer at Old Orchard on the finish of the 12 months. The 50,000 square-foot retailer can be in a distinct location within the mall than the soon-to-close bigger Bloomingdale’s retailer, and can “add a broad and meaningful curation of soft home categories,” as a news launch put it.
Bloomingdale’s opened its first smaller Bloomie’s location in Fairfax, Virginia final 12 months.
Bloomingdale’s flagship retailer stays in operation at 900 N. Michigan Ave. on the Magnificent Mile. There are additionally Bloomingdale’s Outlet shops at Woodfield Village Green in Schaumburg, Fashion Outlets of Chicago in Rosemont, and Village Square of Northbrook.
A Bloomingdale’s Home and Furniture retailer additionally operated within the Medinah Temple constructing at 600 N. Wabash Ave. for 17 years till closing in 2020. A brief Bally’s on line casino facility is now meant for the Medinah Temple area.