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Now out of Business, Lord & Taylor Began its 200-Year Run on the Lower East Side

Last modified September 9, 2020 at 12:06 pm

Lord & Taylor is bankrupt, and closing all of its remaining stores. Every last one. The financial ruination is a result of online competition and diminished mall traffic, further exacerbated by the novel coronavirus. Burying the big-box company after 194 years in business. All 38 remaining stores and official website are offering liquidation sales. So, […]

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When Lord & Taylor Ruled Lower East Side Fashion [HISTORY]

Posted December 28, 2018 at 5:00 am

Lord & Taylor will close its landmarked Fifth Avenue building in a few short weeks after more than a century in business. WeWork acquired the historic property in a blockbuster $850 million deal last year. The department store had originally planned to take space in the “bottom floors” while the co-working company reigned above. But […]

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