“One way to track how rapidly Apple is building iPads is to watch where they are being sold,” Philip Elmer-DeWitt reports for Fortune.
By our count:
• 25 countries
• 221 U.S. Apple Stores plus a few dozen overseas outlets
• 1,093 BestBuy stores
• 1,743 Target stores
P.E.D. reports, “But there are still 82 shopping days until Christmas, plenty of time to expand some more. In May, Bloomberg Businessweek reported that Walmart was expecting to offer the iPad for sale at ‘some U.S. stores’ before the end of 2010.”
Read more in the full article here.
MacDailyNews Note: Amazon has also begun offering Apple’s iPad online.