“Apple is flexing its retail muscles again with four new store locations, confirming that the Retail segment is king around Cupertino. First, Apple is filling out the southern California scene with a future store at the Brea Mall, in Orange County north of Anaheim, and a store at The Oaks mall in Thousand Oaks, about 45 minutes northwest of LA. Apple is also adding to the New York City region, with a store inside the Staten Island Mall (NY), the only regional mall on the island. And lastly, another store in the Boston region, at the Burlington Mall northwest of B-Town along I-95,” ifoAppleStore.com reports.
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AppleInsider has additional details on the four new stores locations, including their location within the malls and that at least two of the leases have not yet been signed. Also of note is information about the in-progress Westchester (NY) store remodel and enlargement that will also serve as a test store for a new arrangement or design. The Cupertino, Calif-based company now operates over 100 stores worldwide and plans to roll-out at least another 20 by the end of the calendar year. In effect, Apple is launching one new retail store almost every 10 days. More info here.