updated 05:55 pm EDT, Wed October 13, 2004
Six \"mini\" Apple Stores
Apple today said it plans to open 6 new "mini" stores this Saturday. During the fourth fiscal quarter conference call, CFO Oppenheimer said that the new "mini"stores are expected to feature a completely new layout and design, allowing the company to place its products and services in "interesting" and "innovative" locations. Apple also said that it opened 6 new retail stores in the quarter ending in September for a total of 87 stores and expects to have 100 stores open by the end of the calendar year.