on its way and Apple Inc.(NASDAQ:AAPL) is going all out to pull down shutters
of at least 50 retail stores across the East Coast of the United States. 35
stores are already being boarded up, which are within the landfall of the
hurricane’s path with the other 15 falling just outside the boundaries in
northeastern U.S. and Canada.
The anchor store on
Fifth Avenue in New York City along with others was also shut
down on Saturday. The stock in the stores were covered and secured in plastic
bags and the sandbags were piled outside stores to combat water damage.
ifoAppleStore reported that precautions had also been taken for stores of Apple in
Maryland, Pennsylvania, and . Water is a serious threat to
Apple’s maple wood display tables and the electrical outlets within the floors.
The hurricane might bring up to 25 centimeters of rain, 60 centimeters of
snow, extreme storm surges, and power cuts; the effect of which might be spread
across 12 states. Washington