iPhone 5s vs. iPhone 5c Sales Compared 72 Hours After Release

iPhone 5s vs iPhone 5c sales compared

The latest iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c from Apple went on sale in the US, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the UK on September 20th. Apple recently announced opening weekend sales figures of 9 million iPhones sold. However, the company did not give a … Read the Full Story →

iPhone 5s China Launch Off to a Great Start as Stock Sells Out

iPhone 5S Availability China

The all-new iPhone 5s will go on sale on September 20th in ten countries and for the first time China will be one of them. This year Apple did not take any pre-orders for the iPhone 5S however, in China and Hong Kong the company started accepting reservations for iPhone … Read the Full Story →

iPhone 5S Release Date Campers Spotted at Fifth Avenue Apple Store

iPhone 5S campers

iPhone 5S release date will be announced on September 10th during the special media event. However, a few customers are already excited about the launch and have been spotted camping outside Apple’s Fifth Avenue Store. Major Apple product launches have received great first day response and customers often camp days … Read the Full Story →

U.S Customs Seizes Over $635K in Counterfeit Lightning Connectors for iOS devices

Counterfeit Lightning Connectors for iOS devices

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency seized a massive shipment of counterfeit Lightning connectors and USB cables and adapters in Anchorage, Alaska several days ago. This was one of the larger counterfeit shipments that the CBP discovered, and identified its origin as a manufacturer in China. According to Frank … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Introduces New 13 inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display

new 13 inch MacBook Pro Retina Display

On Tuesday, alongside the announcement of the new iPad mini and the 4th generation iPad, Apple Inc. (AAPL) also went ahead to introduce a thinner, lighter 13 inch MacBook Pro with a Retina Display. The new MacBook Pro is only 0.75 inches and 3.57 pounds in weight, making nearly 20% … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) To Open Its First Swedish Retail Store

Apple Store Sweden

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has retail stores all over the world, most recently in China and is now looking to spread out to other parts of the world, the latest country being Sweden. The Cupertino company reportedly filed for a business registration certificate and even began hiring for the store. Apple’s … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) New Barcelona Retail Store In Photos

Apple New Retail Store - Barcelona-5

We recently reported that Apple Inc. (AAPL) was opening their new Barcelona Retail Store on Saturday at 10:00AM. The wall outside of the Passeig de Gràcia store consists of Gaudi-influenced design, with iOS icons arranged to resemble the modernista style of the popular Catalan architect. On Thursday, Cult of Mac … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) New Barcelona Retail Store Scheduled to Open On July 28th

apple store barcelona passeig gracia photo

Apple Inc. (AAPL) recently announced that they are planning to open their newest retail store in Barcelona, Spain on July 28th. The Cupertino company’s Passeig de Gràcia retail store will officially be opening on Saturday, July 28th at 10:00 AM. This is the same time of day that Apple holds … Read the Full Story →

Best Buy’s ‘Solution Central’ to Mirror Apple’s Genius Bar Design

bestbuy

Apple’s Retail stores are a window of the company to its customers, and a large part of the store’s atmosphere are the Genius’ and the Genius Bar. The efficient setup allows employees to easily help customers and form an orderly process to address issues that customers face with their products. … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has More Retail Stores in Pennsylvania than All of China

Apple Shanghai retail store

Apple Inc. (AAPL) currently operates six retail stores in greater China, and serves more than 216 million people per store, in comparison to the total population in the country. AAPL has two retail stores in Beijing, three in Shanghai, and one in Hong Kong. In 2010, when Ron Johnson was … Read the Full Story →

Apple Retail Employees to Receive Raises Up to 25%

`Apple Retail Employees

Apple has long been scrutinized by the press and the public for the way the company handled employee wages and the manufacturing process of their products. The most recent, a report from the NYTimes criticized Apple for the low wages that their retail store employees received. However, earlier in the … Read the Full Story →

iPad 3 Release Date Revealed as Apple Plans Houston Retail Store Opening

iPad 3 Release Date Retail Store

On Thursday, a report from The Houston Chronicle noted that Apple’s Highland Village retail store will be opening on Friday, March 16. The store was originally scheduled to open on Saturday, March 17th, but was mysteriously bumped back a day to the Friday. This has lead to speculation that Apple … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Grand Central Retail Store Results in 7% Increase in Sale for Neighbors

AAPL grandcentral Retail Store image

Apple Inc. (AAPL) opened its fifth retail location in New York City late last year, and experienced many controversies over the amount of rent that the Cupertino company paid to the Metropolitan Transit Authority, roughly $60 per square foot. However, the AAPL  retail store is now turning the tables on … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) to Open Retail Stores in India?

Apple Retail Store India

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) opened its first retail stores in the US long ago, giving customers a whole new retail experience, allowing them to use the devices hands on, try out the products and provide them with help if needed. Now, over a decade later, AAPL is opening up retail stores all … Read the Full Story →