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Apple's Online Store Now Available in Chile

Monday October 16, 2023 6:00 am PDT by
Apple has announced that its online store is now available in Chile, providing customers located in the country with a way to purchase iPhones, Macs, iPads, and more directly from Apple. As in other countries, Apple's Chilean online store offers a full range of Apple products and accessories, with shopping assistance from Apple Specialists, a trade-in program for iPhone sales, free...
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iPhone 15 Pro and Pro Max Shipping Estimates Extend Into November

Friday September 15, 2023 5:35 am PDT by
Apple began accepting pre-orders for the new iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max today, and shipping estimates for the devices on Apple's online store are already beginning to slip into November for many configurations. As of 7:15 a.m. Pacific Time in the U.S., the iPhone 15 Pro Max is facing up to a 6-7 week shipping estimate for some configurations on Apple's online store, while the iPhone ...
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Buy a Large Product at an Apple Store? You Can Now Choose Delivery

Thursday September 14, 2023 5:46 am PDT by
Have you ever been into an Apple Store to purchase something small, like a new iPhone case or Apple Watch band, but passed by that colorful iMac or pixel-perfect Studio Display along the way and just couldn't resist buying one? For those spur-of-the-moment purchases, Apple today announced a new solution called Easy Pay Online Ordering that gives customers the option to have the products they ...
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Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPhone 15 Event Later Today

Tuesday September 12, 2023 4:01 am PDT by
Apple's online store is now down ahead of the company's annual September event, which begins at 10 a.m. Pacific Time today. The store is routinely taken offline ahead of major Apple hardware events, primarily as a marketing tactic for the company. At today's event, Apple is expected to announce the iPhone 15 lineup, the Apple Watch Series 9, a second-generation Apple Watch Ultra, a USB-C...
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Apple Removes Gift Wrapping Option With 'Signature' Ribbon Box

Friday July 14, 2023 7:00 am PDT by
Apple no longer offers gift wrapping for online orders in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Germany, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, and select other countries where the option was available. References to gift wrapping were removed from Apple's website this week, and the option no longer appears to be available at checkout. The gift wrapping consisted of a "signature" white box with a red ribbon,...
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Apple Planning 53 New or Revamped Apple Store Locations Through 2027

Thursday June 1, 2023 11:47 am PDT by
Apple is planning to expand on its Apple Store efforts, introducing a number of new retail locations worldwide and overhauling several stores in the United States, reports Bloomberg. There are 15 new stores coming to the Asia-Pacific region, five stores coming to Europe and the Middle East, and four stores coming to the U.S. and Canada. Another 28 stores in Asia, Europe, and North America...
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Apple's Redesigned and Relocated Tysons Corner Store Opens Today

Friday May 19, 2023 6:00 am PDT by
Apple over the last several months has been working on relocating its first-ever Apple Store in a Fairfax, Virginia shopping mall, and today is the grand opening of the revamped and relocated Tysons Corner store. Several influencers and ‌Apple Store‌ enthusiasts were invited to see Tysons Corner ahead of its opening, and were walked through the new store features. Michael Steeber shared...
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Apple's Online Store Expanding to Vietnam Next Week

Friday May 12, 2023 5:47 am PDT by
Apple has announced that its online store will be launching in Vietnam on May 18 at 9 a.m. local time. The store will be available in both Vietnamese and English, allowing customers to order a wide range of Apple products on the web. "We are honored to have the opportunity to expand in Vietnam, and extremely excited to be able to provide Apple's superior care and support to customers," said...
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Unionized Maryland Apple Store Workers Request 10% Raise and Option to Accept Customer Tips

Wednesday May 3, 2023 3:46 pm PDT by
Employees at the unionized Towson, Maryland Apple Store are this week negotiating with Apple for new benefits, and have asked for higher pay, tips, and changes to leave policies, reports Bloomberg. Employee representatives have requested raises of up to 10 percent and they want Apple to implement a tipping system that would provide customers with the option to offer 3%, 5%, or custom tips...
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Apple's First-Ever Store Moving to New Location: 'A New Chapter is Coming Soon'

Monday May 1, 2023 8:21 am PDT by
Apple's first-ever store at Tysons Corner Center will soon be relocating within the shopping mall, according to Michael Steeber's weekly Tabletops newsletter. The mall is located in Tysons, Virginia, a Washington, D.C. suburb. Apple Tysons Corner in 2001 Steeber said the following message was posted on a temporary wall at a new location in the mall:The first-ever Apple Store opened 22 years...
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Apple Celebrates First Stores in India With iPhone, iPad, and Mac Wallpapers

Tuesday April 11, 2023 6:50 am PDT by
Apple today announced that its first two retail stores in India will be opening next week. To celebrate the occasion, Apple has made special wallpapers for the iPhone, iPad, and Mac available to download on its website, with direct links provided below. Apple BKC will open in Mumbai on April 18 at 11 a.m. local time, followed by Apple Saket in Delhi on April 20 at 10 a.m. local time. In...
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Thieves Tunnel Through Coffee Shop Wall to Steal $500,000 in iPhones From Washington Apple Store

Thursday April 6, 2023 2:34 pm PDT by
An Apple Store at the Alderwood Mall was burgled last weekend, with thieves infiltrating the location through a nearby coffee shop. According to Seattle's King 5 News, thieves broke into Seattle Coffee Gear, went into the bathroom, and cut a hole in the wall to get to the ‌Apple Store‌ backroom. The burglars were able to bypass the ‌Apple Store‌'s security system by using the adjacent coffee ...
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Apple Treats K-Pop Fans to Spatial Audio Experience at New Gangnam Store, South Korea

Wednesday March 29, 2023 4:46 am PDT by
Apple is opening its fifth retail store in South Korea this Friday, and the company has enlisted K-pop girl band NewJeans to woo the country's users, reports Bloomberg. K-pop girl band NewJeans The new store will be located in the central Gangnam district of Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, and in a promotional event on Wednesday, Apple set up a pop-up studio inside the new store where ...
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Apple Shares Stylish Wallpaper to Celebrate New Gangnam Store in South Korea

Tuesday March 14, 2023 10:03 am PDT by
Apple this week announced that it will be opening its fifth retail store in South Korea on Friday, March 31 at 5 p.m. local time. The new store will be located in the central Gangnam district of Seoul, the capital city of South Korea. To celebrate the occasion, Apple has made a special wallpaper for the iPhone, iPad, and Mac available to download on the store's page. The Apple Gangnam...
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Apple Announces 'Shop With a Specialist Over Video' Feature for Buying an iPhone

Tuesday March 14, 2023 7:18 am PDT by
Apple today announced that customers in the U.S. can now connect with an Apple Specialist over a live video session while shopping for an iPhone on the company's online store. With this new service, customers can learn about the latest iPhone models and features, switching to iOS, trade-in offers, carrier deals, and financing options. "Shop with a Specialist over Video" is available from 7...
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Apple Permanently Closes North Carolina Store After Multiple Shooting Incidents

Wednesday March 1, 2023 4:08 pm PST by
Apple is closing its Northlake Mall location in Charlotte, North Carolina, after multiple shootings in the area, according to a report from Bloomberg. Employees were informed that the location would be shutting down immediately, even though it was open on Wednesday morning. Apple's website for Northlake Mall store now says that the store will be permanently closing on Wednesday, March 1 at...
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Apple Store App Updated With Improvements for Saved Items and Enhanced Store Information

Monday February 20, 2023 12:05 pm PST by
Apple today updated its Apple Store app for iOS and iPadOS with several improvements, led by changes to saved item lists. Apple says the update now lets you share your lists of saved items with friend and family, making it easier to share gift ideas or collaborate on shopping lists using a share sheet icon on saved list pages. Along with that, your saved items can now be accessed from more...
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Apple Store Customer Claims Uber Driver Stole Their $2,000 Delivery Order and Apple Won't Offer Refund [Updated]

Thursday February 16, 2023 9:47 am PST by
While many Apple Stores in the U.S. offer two-hour delivery of in-stock products for $9, customers should beware of potential theft and subsequent refund difficulties when considering this option, based on online complaints over the years. The latest cautionary tale was shared this week by a Reddit user in California, who claimed that the iPhone 14 Pro Max and Apple Watch Ultra they ordered...
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Apple's Final Store With Original 2001 Entrance Closing for Renovations Tomorrow

Monday January 30, 2023 12:00 pm PST by
Apple Tice's Corner in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey will be temporarily closed for renovations starting Tuesday, January 31, according to Michael Steeber, who writes a weekly newsletter about Apple's retail stores. A reopening date has yet to be announced. The closure is notable given that Apple Tice's Corner is the company's only remaining retail store with an original 2001 storefront design, ...
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New MacBook Pro and Mac Mini Launch Today, Apple Store Pickup Now Available

Tuesday January 24, 2023 4:03 am PST by
Starting today, the new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro and Mac mini are available for pickup at Apple Stores in the U.S. and select other countries, with no pre-order required. Online orders will also begin arriving to customers today. To order a product with Apple Store pickup, add the product to your bag on or in the Apple Store app, proceed to checkout, select the "I'll pick it ...