Consumers and small businesses can try the newest Windows 8 on computers and tablets at Officemax stores before making a purchase. Specifically, OfficeMax business-to-business customers will have access to windows 8-accredited consultants on a wide range of subjects, from software to accessories.
From October 26-28, OfficeMax store associates will provide live-in store demonstrations on the new Windows 8 software each hour from noon — 6 p.m. Every OfficeMax store will also feature PCs with Windows 8 for customers to “test driveâ€ the new software first-hand. This three day event aims to help customers take the guesswork out of Windows 8 computers and accessories, as well as give them a chance to explore the groundbreaking new interface and features of the Windows 8 Â platform. OfficeMax business-to-business teams trained on Windows 8 will also help small business customers with software licensing, provide access to hundreds of Windows 8 computers, tablets and accessories to support business customers with Windows 8 launch strategies.
“Our in-store Demo Days and new assortment of computers and tablets optimized with Windows 8 provide customers with an opportunity to experience Windows 8 themselves and see how the user experience will come to life on the screen,â€ said Ronald Lalla, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer at OfficeMax. “Additionally, with our expanded in-store technology selection and trained business-to-business support team, OfficeMax is helping small businesses and consumers take the uncertainty out of purchasing the latest Windows 8 software, computers and tablets.â€