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Retail preparation continues for Apple Watch

Apple Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores Angela Ahrendts is continuing to adjust Apple’s sales strategy leading up to the release of Apple Watch. In what seems to be a bit of a shift in philosophy, Ahrendts sent a memo to Apple Store employees asking them to encourage customers to order online. In her memo titled “Get in line online,”…

Here’s what the Apple Watch buying experience may be like

In a series of posts over the weekend, 9to5Mac’s Mark Gurman detailed what potential Apple Watch buyers can expect when purchasing their device. Details have been revealed regarding what Apple’s retail store setups will supposedly look like, personal setup for gold and steel models, and the customer service perks of buying the Apple Watch…

Apple Store refreshed with everything Apple Watch

  The Apple Store website now includes everything there is to know regarding Apple Watch pricing, including individual bands and charging cables in the Shop Watch section. Product pages come with animated 360º view, clasp detail, and watch face details. The store also includes some animated previews of Apple Watch apps, coming in both the native…

Apple Store goes down as Apple Watch event looms

The Apple Online Store is officially down ahead of today’s Apple Watch event! As is customary with major product launches, Apple has taken the site down hours ahead of the event so it can make changes to it before reopening the site soon after the keynote is over. It’s more interesting that the Store pages have been taken down with this event, though…

Apple publishes “About the Artist” video for new store

Preceding the opening of the new West Lake Apple Store in Hangzhou, China, Apple has produced a video featuring Wang Dongling, the artist responsible for the mural on Apple’s new store. Dongling is a local Chinese calligrapher whose work is known for it’s celebration of local art and culture. He prides himself in giving life to the lines of Chinese…

Magical new iPad window displays wow Apple Store visitors

Apple is well known for its creative window displays in its retail stores but its latest effort has wowed punters this weekend. At Apple’s iconic Regent Street store in London, the Cupertino company is showing off its iPad Air 2 and accompanying Smart Covers with a display that shows the covers opening and closing themselves. Sat on a thin white…

Here are the goodies included in Apple’s 2015 Japanese “Lucky Bags”

Apple’s 2015 “Lucky Bag” promotion is underway in Japan and early reports indicate that some big-ticket items are included. the bags went on sale at 8am local time with this year’s contents quickly revealed by buyers. Every year the bags, sold in Japanese Apple Stores, contain a number of Apple gadgets and accessories and are sold with some containing…