It was speculated for a long time, but now Apple is officially revealing the secret and is committed to the second Apple Store in Berlin. It is currently being created and will soon be able to open its doors. Apple is already swearing fans with matching “gifts”.
The Apple Store on Kurfürstendamm will soon receive support. As Apple is now officially announcing, they are currently building a second shop for the federal capital in the Rosenthaler Straße opposite the Hackesche Höfe (source: Apple).
Apple donated a second store to Berlin
If you don’t know your way around: The new store is then centrally in Berlin Mitte. In the announcement, Apple also explicitly emphasizes this fact, as one writes:
“Our new store in Berlin Mitte will be there for you soon. Here, where everyone has a creative construction site, we support everyone who implements their ideas, tries something new or starts from scratch. Because everything is possible in Mitte. And that’s exactly why we’re here. “
A specific opening date has not yet been announced, but before that, in insider circles, December 2nd was brought into play. The chances are at least very good for a launch this year – just in time for Christmas business. In the meantime, the iPhone manufacturer is delighting its fans in order to shorten the waiting time with the right wallpaper – Free to download for iPhone, iPad and Mac (view at Apple).
The first Apple Store in Berlin was opened in 2013, GIGA was there:
Store opening in times of Corona
As nice as the imminent opening of the new Apple Store is for the manufacturer, the upcoming one Appointment comes at an inopportune time. The corona incidences are increasing nationwide and with it the tightening of various rules.
Berlin still does not require 2G or 3G proof for retailers, only a mask requirement and a corresponding hygiene concept apply – limited number of visitors in the store and compliance with the distance rules. But if the situation continues to worsen this may well changeAs you can see in the current example of Saxony. Not ideal conditions for a store opening.