Tag Archive: Retail


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 ›     

For the 30th Anniversary of the Mac, it’s not just Cupertino that is getting in on the celebration: Apple retail stores have also been marking the occasion with a special 30th anniversay window display, commemorative black t-shirts, and even special… Read more ›     

Tim Cook caused quite a stir in the worlds of both tech and fashion earlier this year when he announced that Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts would be leaving the famous trench-coat maker to head up Apple’s retail divisions. Ahrendts new position at… Read more ›     

The holiday shopping season will be starting a little earlier this year for Apple, as sources are now claiming that Apple will keep several of its U.S. Apple Stores open on Thanksgiving Day. As reported by ifo Apple Store, Cupertino…

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