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Angela Ahrendts talks transforming the Apple Store

Apple’s retail guru Angela Ahrendts took to the stage at Fast Company‘s ongoing Innovation Festival to talk her role as senior vice president for retail and online stores. With the highest sales-per-square-foot of any U.S. retailer, the Apple Stores were hardly in need of a total overhaul, but Ahrendts nonetheless discussed the ways she’s trying to […]

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Apple adds new Shopping category to App Store

Apple has added a new shopping category to the App Store today, bringing with it a collection of apps that cover everything from auctions, product reviews, price comparisons, Apple Pay apps, and more. App Store users will begin seeing the new category on the App Store today. It may end up on the tvOS App […]

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You can now buy Apple TV at Best Buy and the Apple Store

If you didn’t pre-order the new Apple TV earlier this week, there’s still a chance to get the new TV box before other Apple fans even receive their shipments. Apple didn’t announce what day the Apple TV would be available at retail locations, but it appears that Apple Stores across the US have the new […]

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Apple’s first Dubai store is a desert oasis of tech

In advance of the opening of Apple’s massive 50,000-square-foot retail space at the Mall of the Emirates this Thursday, Gulf Business has gotten a sneak preview of the company’s debut United Arab Emirates store — showing a leafy open-plan oasis carrying the new Jony Ive-designed Apple Store interior. Check out more pictures below. According to the publication, […]

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Inside Microsoft’s Fifth Ave store that looks just like an Apple Store

Microsoft officially opened its flagship store on NYC’s historic Fifth Avenue today just blocks away from Apple’s iconic glass cube, and it’s taken a few pages from the iPhone-maker’s playbook in the process. The doors to Microsoft’s new store opened just in time for the release of the new Surface Book and Surface Pro 4, […]

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First Apple Store in Singapore set to open in 2016

Apple is set to open its debut brick-and-mortar retail store in Singapore, according to a message sent out by health and exercise chain Pure Fitness. In a message directed at patrons, Pure Fitness revealed that it is one of several tenants closing their premises in Singapore’s upscale retail building Knightsbridge, “to make way for the opening of Singapore’s […]

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Apple’s retail store assault on China linked to weak online sales

Apple is opening yet another major brick-and-mortar Apple retail store in China this weekend. But according to a new report, the company’s retail assault on China is linked with a more negative factor: weaker than expected online sales. The report suggests that Chinese consumers’ use of Apple’s online shopping website has been more disappointing than Apple hoped. Part […]

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Apple Store employee allegedly steals $1 million worth of iTunes gift cards

If you steal from Apple, watch out. And if you steal a million bucks from Apple while working as an Apple Store employee? Prepare to go to jail. As a result of an internal investigation, an Apple Store employee in New York is being charged with grand larceny for purchasing $ 997,000 worth of gift cards […]

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China’s 21st Apple Store will be among world’s biggest

Apple is continuing its Chinese Apple Store expansion by announcing the opening of its 21st Chinese retail store in the city of Dailan, China. A port city known for its clean air, good food, and luxurious shopping, Dailan attracts visitors from China, Japan, and Korea. In other words, it’s the perfect location for a new […]

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iPhone 6s now available SIM-free from the Apple Store

People who have been waiting to pick up their iPhone 6s or 6s Plus without a SIM card can start planning out their weekend — because Apple has just started offering unlocked, carrier-free, SIM-free versions of its next-gen iPhones direct from the Apple Store. A standard 16GB iPhone 6s will run customers $ 649 without a […]

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