Apple will close this week about 30 more stores in the United States for the problems that the coronavirus pandemic is causing that affects the country. To date, the number of infected continues to increase and far exceeds all forecasts. Those who think that the new normal is already here must also be reminded that the virus is still out there and that is why all precautions are little.
Almost 80 stores closed again due to COVID-19
The closure of these new stores means that the total of stores closed due to the health crisis that is hitting the country, toscienda until 77 all over the country. This figure can continue to grow with the passing of the hours and is that Apple does not want problems related to the COVID-19 pandemic and if the solution is to close stores, offices and others, they will. Apple's statements to CNBC are clear:
Due to current COVID-19 conditions in various areas where we operate, we are closing stores in those regions. We always make these decisions with great caution and seeing all the variants in the situation we are experiencing so that our team and users can have the stores open as soon as possible.
In this chaos the stores that are closing this week are located in various places in the country: Alabama, California, Idaho, Georgia and Nevada and more states. The company announces that the website is still operational to solve problems of some kind and incidents, it must also be borne in mind that the country has some 271 stores spread throughout the territory. Obviously, as stores are closed, the possibilities of approaching them in person decrease, so we will see how the subject advances.