The Microsoft Store is no more as Microsoft announces that it’s is permanently closing down all of its physical retail locations.
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By Matt Binder2020-06-26 15:45:33 UTC
RIP, Microsoft Stores.
On Friday, Microsoft announced that it was permanently closing all of its physical retail stores. The software giant says that it will focus its efforts on its online storefront at Microsoft.com.
Microsoft has operated physical retail stores for about a decade. At its peak, the company had 116 locations around the world, including 106 in the United States. Microsoft says that there will be no layoffs as a result of the decision.
The company says it will continue to operate its Microsoft Experience Centers in New York C
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