Snowblower Shatters Glass Panel at NYC Apple Store

PCMag
January 27, 2014
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Snow clean-up crews reportedly shattered one of the 15 oversized monolithic glass panels on the iconic 32-foot glass cube Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in New York City, according to a PCMag report. The panel is still standing, and the store has been operating normally since the incident.

Apple officials estimate the glass panel repair to cost $450,000, excluding labor. The 15 panels were installed in 2011, replacing the original cube that was made up of 90 panels, according to the report.

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