Lands' End plans to open its first standalone store within a shopping mall. The store will open at the Yorktown Center Mall
, which is located in Lombard, Illinois. Lands' End is hosting a Grand Opening Charity Shopping Event at the store on November 15, 2013 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Yorktown Center Mall store officially opens to the public on November 15, 2013 at 10 a.m. Proceeds from sales made during the event will be donated to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. Lands' End also partnered with Glancer Magazine
to co-host the Grand Opening Event
Megan Whittow Lands' End Yorktown Center Mall Store Manager, said in a statement, "We are excited to open the doors to our first individual location in Illinois offering classic apparel staples along with fresh trends to the local community. Additionally, Lands' End is proud to share the celebration with the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry to help provide holiday meals to families in the surrounding area."