As announced on the Apple Retail webpage, the company’s three brick-and-mortar outlets located in Annapolis, Kansas City and Glasgow will reopen next week with next-generation design positioning them as gathering places for their communities with features like sequoia wood tables and shelves, a 6K video wall with seating called “The Forum” and more.
The following stores are getting a much-needed makeover next week:
- Apple Westfield Annapolis—Apple’s outlet at 1735 Annapolis Mall will open on Saturday, August 20. Store hours will be 10am to 9:30pm on Monday through Saturday and 11am to 7pm on Sunday.
- Apple Country Club Plaza—Previously located at Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri, this store will re-open at a new location within the shopping mall on 227 Nichols Road on Saturday, August 20. Listed store hours are 10am to 8pm on Monday through Wednesday, 10am to 9pm on Thursday through Saturday and 11am to 6pm on Sunday.
- Apple Buchanan Street—Apple’s flagship retail store located at 147 Buchanan Street in Glasgow, Scotland, will reopen on Saturday, August 27, at 9am local time. The store has been closed since January due to significant renovations. Store hours are yet to be listed on the website.
Aside from Apple Westfield Annapolis, Apple’s retail location in Bethesda, Maryland has been out of commission due to renovations since July 17. According to Store Reporter, that outlets scheduled to re-open in November with twice the floor space.
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In case you didn’t get the memo, Apple’s dropped “Store” from Apple Store branding so what was once, say, “Apple Store, Fifth Avenue” is now just “Apple Fifth Avenue”.