Tag Archive: Retail


Apple doesn’t have an official retail presence in the Middle East… yet. Recent job listings spotted by ifoAppleStore indicate that the company is looking to open at least one store in the United Arab Emirates by next year. “The job… Read more ›

Over the weekend, UK newspaper The Mirror published a series of photos which they claim is a working unit of Apple’s 4.7-inch iPhone 6, complete with retail box. “There’s no 100% proof that the photos are authentic, but the details… Read more ›

iOS 8 is cruising through the final stages of development ahead of its fall release, and while most users can’t wait for its arrival, one NY-based startup already had to cut a third of its staff, after privacy changes in iOS 8… Read more ›

Remember back in the early 2000s when Apple opening a brick-and-mortar store in prime real estate locations seemed as crazy a gamble as Apple deciding to create its own mobile phone? Very few people would admit so now — particularly Apple’s rivals like… Read more ›

Ron Johnson was Apple’s first head of retail, and he is widely credited with the early success of what is now the most profitable retail brand on earth. In a recent interview at Stanford University, his alma mater, Johnson reflected… Read more ›

Common sense would dictate that Apple should release the iPhone 6 right around the time that the iPhone 5 early adopters’ two-year phone contracts are running out — which would mean a mid-September launch. For the second time in two… Read more ›

Assimilating into the mothership’s culture isn’t easy (just ask John Browett) but Angela Ahrednts looks well on her way to becoming one of the regulars at Apple HQ, . The recently hired Retail Chief has only been at Apple for… Read more ›

It took nearly 6 months, but former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts has officially joined Apple as its new Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores. Her bio has been added to Apple’s executive leadership website, making her transition from Burberry complete.… Read more ›

Apple Retail Stores Will Now Recycle Any Apple Gadget

Do you have an ancient first-gen iPod lying around? A candy-shelled iMac G3? An iPhone 2g? Heck, even a vintage Macintosh SE, or working Apple I? Good news. Starting today, Apple’s retail stores will accept any of its old products… Read more ›

Apple has bolstered its online retail ranks by hiring former Delta vice president Bob Kupbens. Kupbens joins Apple as its new Vice President of Apple Online Retail. At Delta, Kupbens was involved with the company’s marketing and digital commerce strategies.… Read more ›