After nearly 28 years, Pier 1 Imports, 2545 N. Mayfair Road, will close the location in late May.

Melissa Simon, public relations manager for Pier 1 said in a statement that, “As a matter of practice, we do everything we can to support our associates during this time of transition.”

She explained that Pier 1 Imports continually reviews store locations to ensure that they’re operating as efficiently as possible. Based on that review, strategic business decisions are made to close certain locations on a case-by-case basis, as necessary.

“We care about our shoppers in the Wauwatosa area and have enjoyed serving them over the years,” she said.

The building is not owned by Pier 1.

Shoppers can still visit Pier 1 stores on Bluemound Road in Brookfield, South 76th Street in Greendale, North Port Washington Road in Glendale, and online at

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