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Topic: Apple Retail

Apple opens up US Watch retail reservations, shoppers get unique bags

06/17/2015, 09:06 am

Apple on Wednesday morning opened up Apple Watch reservations in the United States, allowing shoppers to pick up an order at a time and Apple Store of their choosing, handed over in a specially-made bag.

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Overseas Apple Watch shipping times improve as retail launch looms

06/16/2015, 01:06 pm

Apple Watch buyers outside the U.S. can now get their hands on one of the company's new wearable even faster than before, with the more diminutive 38-millimeter model shipping in as little as one day in a number of international markets.

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Apple wins patent for Shanghai store glass cylinder entrance co-designed by Steve Jobs

06/16/2015, 10:06 am

Apple this week was awarded a design patent for the cylindrical entrance to its iconic Shanghai retail store --a concept credited in part to late company co-founder Steve Jobs.

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Apple aims to double retail footprint, iPhone sales in India with help of new distribution deals

06/15/2015, 01:06 pm

Apple has signed a deal with a fifth Indian smartphone distributor, Optiemus Group, as part of a campaign to more than double retail reach and hence double iPhone sales in each of the next three years, a report said on Monday.

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Apple opens Upper East Side NYC store with unique design elements, including VIP bank vault

06/13/2015, 03:06 pm

Apple's somewhat controversial new store on Manhattan's tony Upper East Side opened for business this weekend, and photos of the remodeled bank reveal a number of one-off design flourishes including a dedicated Beats display wall and a bank vault-turned-VIP room.

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Apple to renovate flagship Fifth Ave. glass cube store, set up temporary outlet at FAO Schwarz

06/11/2015, 02:06 pm

Apple is planning to renovate its iconic Fifth Avenue store in New York City, and during construction will reportedly direct shoppers to a temporary outlet in a space currently occupied by FAO Schwarz.

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Apple Online Store stops offering iPhone with 2-year AT&T contract

06/05/2015, 01:06 pm

Apple removed the option to buy an AT&T iPhone on a two-year contract from its online store on Thursday night, reflecting AT&T's wider shift away from two-year contracts.

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Inside Apple UK: Lavish London stores welcome Apple Watch buyers, but so far only to look

06/05/2015, 06:06 am

London -- one of the most expensive cities in the world -- has prime exposure to Apple Watch, both in high-end boutiques and in two of Apple's own most impressive retail flagship stores, among the 38 total stores in the United Kingdom. Actually buying the new device in those stores, however, remains frustratingly difficult, at least for now.

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Apple Watch coming to retail stores, 7 more countries on June 26

06/04/2015, 08:06 am

The Apple Watch will be available to purchase in retail stores on June 26, Apple announced Thursday, the same day that availability will expand to Italy, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland and Taiwan.

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Shipping times for 38MM Apple Watches improve to 5-7 business days ahead of retail debut

06/03/2015, 11:06 am

With Apple expected to open retail sales of the Watch in the near future --possibly as soon as next week --shipping times for 38-millimeter models have improved considerably, dropping to as little as 5 business days.

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Apple Watch band stock improves: Milanese Loop, Sport, Leather Loop, Classic Buckle, & Link Bracelet ship within a week

06/01/2015, 12:06 pm

Apple Watch bands continue to trickle into the company's retail stores, while shipping times through Apple's online store also continue to improve, as supply for the accessories gradually catches up with consumer demand.

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Apple's Upper East Side store in Manhattan to open after WWDC on June 13

05/29/2015, 01:05 pm

As the news from Apple's upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference will be winding down, the company will be gearing up for its next major retail opening in New York City, officially scheduled for June 13, and AppleInsider has exclusive photos of the store.

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Apple Stores begin selling Watch bands in advance of device's own retail debut

05/21/2015, 12:05 pm

Select Apple Stores are now selling official bands for the Apple Watch, according to photos and anecdotes posted on Twitter on Thursday, as Apple gears up for the product's formal retail debut.

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Apple's 50,000-square-foot retail store in Dubai to open in August

05/18/2015, 08:05 am

Apple's largest retail store yet, and its first in the Middle East, is on track to open in Dubai's Mall of the Emirates this summer, a new report reveals.

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Apple intervenes in Radio Shack sale in effort to protect customer data

05/14/2015, 09:05 am

Bidding for the RadioShack brand and customer data has ended, but not before Apple weighed in on the proceedings, saying that information collected during the sale of its own products should be left out of the deal.

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In-store Apple Watch pickup 'available soon,' Apple Store iOS app says

05/06/2015, 02:05 pm

Apple is on the verge of offering in-store pickup for people buying the Apple Watch, although no exact timeframe is being quoted, checks of the Apple Store iOS app revealed on Wednesday.

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Over a week after launch, Apple Watch still draws long line of buyers at Colette in Paris

05/05/2015, 01:05 pm

It's been over a week since retail sales of Apple Watch began at a select few boutique stores around the world. In Paris, the exclusive location for obtaining one is still managing a line of over 70 people waiting to buy.

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Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts was America's top-paid female executive in 2014

05/05/2015, 09:05 am

Though she was only an Apple employee for about half of the year, Angela Ahrendts earned nearly $83 million last year, making her the highest paid female executive in America.

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Apple bringing back personal shopping for controversial new Madison Avenue store in NYC

05/01/2015, 10:05 am

Customers at Apple's forthcoming Madison Avenue store on Manhattan's Upper East Side will be privy to a special Apple Store experience, as the company will reinstate its dormant personal shopping service and observe shorter-than-normal hours in order to fit in with the tony neighborhood.

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Apple celebrates Earth Day with green retail store logos, App Store promos

04/22/2015, 02:04 pm

Apple Stores across the globe have once again turned their leaves green in celebration of Earth Day, while a special iTunes Store section highlights environmentally-friendly apps.

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