Microsoft continues to expand its presence with the launch of more than 30 U.S. and Canadian pop-up stores for the holiday season.

First announced at this year’s Worldwide Partner Conference, the new stores will expand Microsoft’s footprint to more locations, providing consumers with excellent choice, value, service and an engaging way to experience the best of Microsoft’s products and services.

Microsoft Store at The Shops at Prudential Center in Boston

Excited store associates celebrate the grand opening of Microsoft at The Shops at Prudential Center, as they prepare to welcome customers in Boston, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012.

The holiday stores will offer customers the opportunity to learn new technology skills, get the most out of their Microsoft-enabled devices and engage with knowledgeable staff to identify the best products for their personal and gift-giving needs.

Locations announced include:

  • 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 Mall – 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
  • 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
  • Westfield San Francisco Centre – San Francisco, CA
  • Woodland Hills Mall – Tulsa, OK
  • Woodlands Mall  – Woodlands, TX

Posted by Jonathan Adashek
General Manager, Communications and Strategy, Sales & Marketing Services Group, Microsoft