PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Apple is temporarily closing its stores amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the news early Saturday morning.READ MORE: Uncertainty Surrounds New Omicron Variant: 'We Don't Have Answers Yet'
Cook announced that all Apple Store locations outside of Greater China would be closing for two weeks.
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In our workplaces and communities, we must do all we can to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Apple will be temporarily closing all stores outside of Greater China until March 27 and committing $15M to help with worldwide recovery. https://t.co/ArdMA43cFJ
— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) March 14, 2020
Local stores affected include:
- South Hills Village
- Ross Park Mall
More information on the Coronavirus pandemic: