Apple Kyoto opens on Shijō Dori and planing opening more in Japan: Apple opened a new store in Kyoto’s main shopping corridor. A queue of customers stretched 10 blocks down Shijō Dori to visit Apple’s first store in Kyoto, a cultural and technological hub for Japan.

Apple Kyoto also featured their first customer to the store where everyone welcomes him.

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Apple Kyoto also offers a free Today at Apple session across photography, music, coding and more

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Apple is making a major retail investment in Japan, opening several new stores and renovating several existing stores over the coming year.

Apple Kyoto has a team of over 100 employees come to Kyoto from around the world and speak 12 languages.