Microsoft expands US store footprint in time for the holiday season

Microsoft has indicated that it plans to open a slew of stores across the US this holiday season.

32 locations will span 20 US states in addition to shops in British Columbia, Toronto, and Alberta, Canada.

Holiday season 2012 is obviously going to be hugely important and significant for Microsoft with the launch of so many different software and hardware products.

Microsoft hasn’t published an exact date for these openings but the list of locations is as follows:

  • Aventura Mall – Aventura, FL
  • Beachwood Place – Beachwood, OH
  • Cherry Creek Shopping Center – Denver, CO
  • Dadeland Mall – Miami, FL
  • Eaton Centre – Toronto, Ontario
  • Fashion Mall at Keystone – Indianapolis, IN
  • Fashion Show Mall– Las Vegas, NV
  • Glendale Galleria – Glendale, CA
  • Mall at Green Hills – Nashville, TN
  • Mall in Columbia – Columbia, MD
  • Metropolis at Metrotown – Burnaby, BC
  • Montgomery Mall – Bethesda, MD
  • Natick Collection – Natick, MA
  • North Star Mall – San Antonio, TX
  • Oakridge Centre – Vancouver, BC
  • Penn Square Mall – Oklahoma City, OK
  • Perimeter Mall – Atlanta, GA
  • Roosevelt Field Mall – Garden, City, NY
  • Ross Park Mall – Pittsburgh, PA
  • Saint Louis Galleria – St. Louis, MO
  • San Francisco Centre – San Francisco, CA
  • South Shore Plaza – Braintree, MA
  • Southpark Mall – Charlotte, NC
  • Stonebriar Centre Mall – Frisco, TX
  • Streets at Southpoint – Durham, NC
  • Time Warner Center – The Shops at Columbus Circle – New York, NY
  • Washington Square– Portland, OR
  • West Edmonton Mall – Edmonton, Alberta
  • Westfarms Mall – West Hartford, CT
  • Westfield Garden State Plaza – Paramus, NJ
  • Woodland Hills Mall – Tulsa, OK
  • Woodlands Mall – Woodlands, TX

The Glendale Galleria is 15 minutes from where I live so I’ll check that out and take some pictures when it opens.

You can bet I’ll be getting my review hardware from that location as well…

  • Dale Reynolds

    How can be know when a store will open, e.g., Woodlands Mall, TX? Will we be able to buy the Surface from the MS Online Store?

    • Onuora Amobi

      Not sure. As soon as I know, you will all know as well.