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 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 29, /PRNewswire/ -- Egghead Software (NASDAQ: EGGS), North America's largest-volume software reseller, has announced the company will celebrate the grand opening of its new retail store in Colorado Springs, located at 6988 North Academy Blvd., on Friday, August 6.
 "We are extremely pleased to bring Egghead to Colorado Springs," said Nancy Schultz, Egghead's vice president of store operations. "We look forward to helping local computer users find the right software solutions to meet their individual needs."
 According to Schultz, the company decided to open the new store in Colorado Springs because of the large number of computer users in the area and the strength of the local economy. "We believe the software experts at Egghead will offer a valuable service to home computer users, local schools and universities, and both small and large businesses in the region," Schultz said.
 According to Store Manager Rogers Pessin, the Colorado Springs area is an ideal environment for the country's first software-only reseller. "Egghead's knowledgeable and friendly salespeople can help anyone find the right software to meet his or her needs," Pessin said. "We strive to help everyone from the first-time novice to the long-time power users. And, as at every Egghead store, customers are welcome to use one of the three in-store computers to 'test-drive' software programs that interest them before they buy. We want to offer our customers superior service in a fun, friendly shopping atmosphere."
 Egghead's new 2,500-square-foot store will stock more than 2,000 items including personal computer software, accessories, books and peripherals. Egghead offers the latest software releases from the world's top software manufacturers in a broad range of product categories, including business/home productivity, education, entertainment, and multimedia programs.
 Store hours are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Egghead's new store in Colorado Springs joins three Egghead stores in Denver and Boulder, Colo., and a corporate, government and education (CGE) sales office in Englewood, Colo.
 Egghead currently operates stores in 32 North American states and provinces, including Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona, Texas, Minnesota, Illinois, New York, Washington, D.C., and Florida, among others.
 Egghead Software, headquartered in Issaquah, Wash., is North America's largest-volume reseller of personal computer software and accessories providing customer solutions and personalized service to consumers, businesses, corporations, government agencies and educational institutions through its company-operated chain of more than 200 retail stores, its Business 4 Business division, its locally based sales representatives in more than 40 CGE sales offices in the United States and Canada, and its 1-800-EGGHEAD mail-order operation.
 Egghead offers its retail customers knowledgeable service from friendly sales representatives, a wide selection of product titles and categories, in-store software testing, a preferred customer membership program providing discounts and other benefits, convenient store locations and competitive pricing. Egghead offers its corporate, government and education customers value-added services including rapid order fulfillment, electronic data interchange for order processing, comprehensive volume licensing and software maintenance programs, software asset management, help desk support, customized billing and inventory, and access to one of the most comprehensive inventories of software, peripherals and accessories in North America.
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