Apple temporarily re-closes 14 more Florida stores as COVID-19 numbers surge – TipsClear
After closing stores in four states, this was no doubt: After today’s prior notice, Apple has confirmed that it will close an additional 14 stores in Florida, including two that closed last week done.
The company sent a statement to TipsClear which is essentially the same as the one it gave us last week, stating, “Due to the current COVID-19 conditions we serve in some communities, we are temporarily in these areas Stores are closing. We take this step with caution as we closely monitor the situation and we look forward to bringing our teams and customers back as soon as possible. “
The cases of COVID-19 continue in the southern states. On Wednesday, state officials reported answers to 5,000 new infections for the second straight day. In all, Florida has experienced more than 114,000 COVID-19 cases and 3,000 deaths, ranking sixth among all states by number of infections.
As noted last week, Apple confirmed the possibility of already closed locations as soon as May began reopening select locations. The complete list of newly closed Florida stores includes:
- Lincoln road
- Brickell City Center
- Wellington green
- Boca Raton
- The Gardens Mall
- Thousand years
- Florida Mall
- International Plaza
Waterside shops and Coconut Point stores were closed last week. Locations in Arizona and North and South Carolina have also been closed after reopening.