iPad (3rd Generation) Pre-Orders Sold Out, Now Shipping in 2-3 Weeks

iPad 3 Shipping 2-3 Weeks

The iPad 3rd generation was unveiled last week, and Pre-Orders for the popular device are already sold out. Apple has experienced heavy demand for its iPad 3 launch and has pushed back the shipping date to 2-3 weeks. The launch day for the third generation iPad has been set by … 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) New SVP of Retail, John Browett Went Undercover as a Salesperson

AAPL Retail SVP John Browett

Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook mentioned earlier this week that John Browett was hired not to “bring Dixons to Apple”, but instead “to bring Apple to an even higher level of customer service and satisfaction.” Cook even went as far as to say that, “John shares that commitment [to … 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 →

Apple Planning ‘Transparent’ Retail Stores in France and Switzerland

Nearly Transparent Apple Store Planned For France

Over the last year, Apple has expanded their number of retail stores, including a new Apple Retail Store in the heart of Manhattan, in Grand Central Station. On Monday, ifoAppleStore reported that Apple is planning to open a new ‘Transparent’ retail store in France and Switzerland. The new Apple Store, … Read the Full Story →

Apple suspends sales of iPhone 4S in China over concerns of Safety

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Apple has been experiencing high sales volume for the iPhone 4S, since its release late last year, in October. Apple, after releasing in the United States, began the roll out of the popular device in international markets, including China, however, after scalpers caused many problems in recent months, and a … Read the Full Story →

New York State Investigating Apple’s Low Rent for Grand Central Store

Apple Grand Central Store

Apple opened its biggest retail location and its fifth in New York City on Friday. The Grand Central store opened to what was quite possibly one of the biggest crowds seen at any US Apple Retail location. Even before the construction of the popular location, on the East Balcony of … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s Retail Self-Checkout Service a Success, Looking to Promote in Grand Central Store

easypay self checkout apple app

Apple introduced a new EasyPay Self-Checkout service last month in its retail stores, allowing the purchase of products to be simplified to the point, where an employee is no longer required. With the Apple Store app, customers can simply ring up an item in the retail store with their iPhone … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s (AAPL) Grand Central Store Set to Open Friday, December 9th

Apple AAPL Grand Central Retail Store Opening

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is set to open its 5th retail store in New York City, in Grand Central Terminal. Grand Central is one of the busiest train terminals in all of New York City and connects to multiple trains lines that run throughout the entire city. AAPL officially disclosed the … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s New In-Store Pick Up and Self Checkout Process Revealed

Apple In-Store Pickup and Self Checkout

New details about Apple’s In-Store pick up and the new Self Checkout process were recently revealed. BGR reported on the details of the new addition to Apple’s over 200 retails stores. Customers can now utilize the Retail Stores in order to manage online purchases, where a customer can purchase a product … Read the Full Story →

Apple Discontinues Sale of Boxed Software for Mac From Retail Stores

After the introduction of Mac OS X Lion in the Mac App Store, Apple sent out a notification to all resellers that they will no longer be selling boxed software. Software boxes getting phased out include, ‘iWork ’09, Aperture 3, iLife ’11, Apple Remote Desktop, and various Jam Packs for … Read the Full Story →