Today Target announced that it will carry Apple’s revolutionary iPhone in 846 stores that include Target Mobile centers beginning Nov. 7, 2010.
Just in time for the Christmas shopping season, Target guests can select from the iPhone 3GS or iPhone 4 and receive quick in-store activation on the purchase of a new iPhone. Adding iPhone to Target Mobile centers is the latest offering to guests of the full mobile technology experience.
“At Target we continue to offer our guests the best in electronics so we’re happy to add iPhone to our Target Mobile offerings,” said Mark Schindele, senior vice president, merchandising, Target, in the press release. “With expert support from Target Mobile specialists and in-store activation, our guests will be able to leave the store with a new, working iPhone3GS or iPhone4 in-hand.”
In addition to receiving the latest cell phones, accessories and data plans at Target Mobile centers, guests can utilize Target’s Electronics Trade-In service which will allow guests to trade-in used cell phones, MP3 players, video games and more for credit towards any purchase at Target. Target Mobile centers are currently available in 846 Target locations nationwide and will be rolling out to most Target stores by mid-2011.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation currently has 1,752 stores in 49 states nationwide.
Source: Target Corporation
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Brawndo Drinker” and “Lynn W.”” for the heads up.]