Apple temporarily shuts all stores and offices in mainland China

Apple has temporarily shut down all Apple Store wef today till Feb 9 2020.

In a press statement issued today, it says : “Our thoughts are with the people most immediately affected by the Coronavirus and with those working around the clock to study and contain it.”

“Out of an abundance of caution and based on the latest advice from leading health experts, we’re closing all our corporate offices, stores and contact centers in mainland China through February 9,” it said.

The online store will remain opened.

With the virus spreading in China, we might see a drop in sales temporarily.