Tag Archives: Stores

Future Retail likely to expand its neighbourhood stores

Future Retail, a leading company in retail space is reportedly planning to expand aggressively its neighbourhood stores, Easy Day and Heritage Fresh. Its flagship brands include Big Bazaar, Food Bazaar and Fashion at Big Bazaar. The company is looking to run around 4,000 such stores in 3 to 5 years’ time. These stores are located in 11 clusters in the ... Read More »

Tim Cook on Apple’s Plans to ‘Invest Significantly’ in India, Retail Stores, and Demonetisation

Apple reported strong holiday quarter earnings on Tuesday with both revenue and iPhone unit sales at record levels, and the profit just shy of the record numbers seen in the same quarter last two years. Revenues from all markets except China were at an all-time high as well, and this strong showing by Apple was also reflected in its India ... Read More »

Apple Reportedly Pulls Nokia-Owned Withings Products From Its Stores

Amid the escalating patents row with Finnish smartphone maker Nokia, Apple has reportedly pulled all products made by Withings – a French company and now a Nokia subsidiary – from Apple Stores, be it online or retail. Several Withings iOS-compatible products – mostly health-related connected accessories – have been available at Apple Stores for nearly two years as part of ... Read More »

Alcatel Plans to Increase Offline Presence to 5,000 Stores by March

Smartphone maker Alcatel India will expand its retail network to 5,000 stores in five states by March next year as it looks to increase its market share in the country. “We are going to expand our retail presence to increase our market share. At present we sell through around 700 stores in select states. By March we plan to sell ... Read More »

Apple Said to Hold Talks With Government About Retail Stores in India

Apple Inc officials on Tuesday met Commerce Ministry top brass amid its plans to open stores in India without initially having to source components locally. According to sources, the meeting chaired by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Secretary Ramesh Abhishek lasted for almost an hour with senior officials from Apple discussing details of the new Foreign Direct Investment ... Read More »

Coolpad to Make Its Smartphones Available via Offline Retail Stores in India

With the aim to cover more than 10 states with one million sales volume by 2017, Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad on Monday announced that it will start selling smartphones through offline channels. Coolpad will establish 5,000 core shops and 10,000 retail shops by 2017, the company said in a statement. “Since the launch of Coolpad in India, we have sold ... Read More »

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Jet Black Variant Won’t Be Available From Apple Stores

Apple hasn’t released any pre-order numbers for the latest pair of iPhones, but the company has let one nugget about sales slip out: If you want a Jet Black iPhone, you may have to wait awhile. The company says phones with the new, glossy black finish for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus won’t be on shelves in Apple ... Read More »

Wal-Mart Now Lets You Pay With Phone at All 4,600 US Stores

Wal-Mart will now let you pay with its phone app at all 4,600 stores nationwide. The effort is part of Wal-Mart’s strategy to make shopping easier and faster, while learning more about consumer behavior. With Wal-Mart Pay, the cashier scans a QR code on the phone screen to charge a credit, debit or Wal-Mart gift card linked with the account. ... Read More »

LeEco Le 1s Now to be had via Offline stores in India

chinese net conglomerate LeEco has announced its entry into offline retail area in India. The agency will now sell the LeEco Le 1s phone through brick and mortar shops. The business enterprise in a launch discovered that as a part of the primary section it will make its smartphones available through offline shops positioned in high locations in New Delhi ... Read More »

Apple’s stores Getting New look as different outlets battle

Apple is on the point of unveil a elegant new product it truly is not for sale – a brand new look for its stores. The iPhone maker is overhauling its nearly 480 shops worldwide, beginning with its new -tale region in San Francisco. Apple provided a glimpse of its revised technique to retailing on Thursday, the fifteenth anniversary of ... Read More »