Microsoft is closing almost all stores permanently

Microsoft has announced that it is closing almost all of its stores worldwide permanently.

Like other companies, the tech giant had to temporarily close all its stores at the end of March due to the Covid-19 epidemic.

When Microsoft launched Windows 7 in 2009, it first launched its own modern retail store. According to its website, Microsoft has 83 stores worldwide. Of these, 72 are in the United States. These stores display and sell laptops and other hardware.

Microsoft made the announcement on Friday as part of a "strategic shift" in retail as online sales continue to rise.

However, the company will open four stores - London, New York, Sydney, and Redmond next to its hometown Seattle. But they will be redesigned, the company said in a statement.

All employees working in the store will have the opportunity to stay with the company, Microsoft said.

Category and Tags
More stories by
UUJP Annual Conference 2022: 50 Years of Japan-Bangladesh Relationship and Opportunities for Future Collaboration

As being one of the most developed and safest countries on earth, Japan is a great place for entrepreneurship to rise. And since the nation has good relations with Bangladesh, it has opened up its economy to many Ban...

Elon Musk wants to charge for the commercial use of Twitter

Twitter users may have to pay some fees in the future for business and government purposes. However, ordinary users will now be able to use Twitter for free, according to Elon Musk, the world's richest man who bought the majority of Twitter's ownersh

Russia's gas cuts threaten recession in Germany

Russia's central bank has warned that Germany could face a recession if its embargo on gas imports is extended. Last Friday, Germany's central bank expressed concern. However, the central bank said that in the event of a recession, Germany, Europe's

Audit types for construction companies in Australia

As an organisation in the construction industry, it seems that you are always going through some type of audit or another. Whether it is conducting an internal audit in preparation for certification, or simply assess...

Newspapers will be able to share articles on Snapchat Story

Netizens have been using social media as a source of news for a long time. Taking advantage of this opportunity, Snapchat has brought the feature of automatic article sharing in the story for news outlets. News Engadget. Technology site Axios re

Follow Business Habit on Facebook, Twitter