“Apple Stores over the next week that will see the iconic iPod line ‘demoted’ to being a stockable product on the accessories wall rather than having its own section,” MacNN reports.
“Currently, a small iPod section has been used to sell both the music player and demonstrate Beats headphones, but this will be cannibalized to create space,” MacNN reports. “Instead, iPod units will be available for customers to grab directly off the wall for purchase.”
MacNN reports, “The goal of the changes is to provide more space for more products on display that customers can ‘kick the tires’ with, or work with employees to better understand and decide on what they want to buy.”
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MacDailyNews Take: It’s time, but it’s also sad to see the product that helped propel Apple to where it is today hung on the wall like a plastic iPhone case.