Most Apple stores around the world have been closed for two months due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. Depending on local health data and government guidance in effect, Apple is selectively opening stores to ensure the safety of its customers and employees. For example, Apple stores have reopened in a few countries such as China, Australia, and Germany.
Apple has roughly 270 brick and mortar stores in the US, which are currently closed due to the global pandemic. The company continues to monitor the situation, and expects its retail locations to remain closed through at least early May.
Discounted purchases from the Apple Online Store for Education are available to eligible individuals.
The following people qualify for Apple education pricing:
While not everyone can qualify for Apple education pricing, the available discounts and promotions can be viewed at any time.
The holidays are here. As a result, Apple has opened its annual holiday gift guide. The special online store is focused on "gifts that inspire and spark creativity" for loved ones, with free personalized engraving available only at Apple. This year's tagline is "Make someone's holiday", with the iPhone 11, AirPods Pro, and Apple Watch front and center in colorful snowflake and ornament patterns.