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February 21st, 2013Store Without Walls is Finding Success at Westfarms

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by Ronni Newton
Canton-CT.Patch.com

Canton, CT – The Microsoft Specialty Store was initially planned as just a holiday store, but it has now become a permanent fixture adjacent to the Westfarms Mall Center Court.

“We have transitioned into part of the specialty team, and have extended our lease another year in the same space,” said Store Manager Gabe Cardona. He would love to one day become a “brick and mortar” store with four walls, but for now, the store is thriving as a large, centrally located kiosk operation.

A major factor in the store’s success is the Microsoft Surface RT, which Cardona called a “tablet with laptop capabilities.” The Feb. 9 launch (delayed a day at Westfarms because of the blizzard) of Microsoft’s highly-touted Surface Windows 8 Pro, “a laptop with tablet capabilities,” will no doubt add to the store’s growth.

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