toggle

AAPL Stock: 113.9 ( + 1.89 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

Apple confirms Feb 21st Greensboro store opening

updated 11:45 am EST, Tue February 17, 2009

Greensboro Apple Store

Apple has confirmed the February 21st grand opening of its Greensboro, North Carolina retail store located between Williams-Sonoma and Anthropologie on Avoindale in the Friendly Center shopping complex. The doors will open to the public at 10:00 a.m. EST, while a special preview will be held for media earlier in the morning. The location will be the first in Greensboro and the largest in North Carolina.

The opening comes after a number of setbacks for Apple, including a mall expansion that gave the company a reason to delay until it could find a better space. Shopping center managers reportedly argued with Apple over the storefront location, claiming that the computer-maker was no different from any other retailer and should not receive preferential treatment.




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

  1. Ashari

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    Last I checked...

    ... most of their other retailers didn't have lines going around the block when a new product arrives on the shelves...

  1. Guest

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    Greensboro's on Apple.com

    You can now see the page for the Greensboro store on Apple.com when you look at their retail stores in North Carolina.

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

MacNN Sponsor

Recent Reviews

DoxieGo Portable Scanner

Sometimes, people need to scan things, but having a computer at hand to do so isn't exactly feasible. Maybe it's the home of a relat ...

Dell AD211 Bluetooth speaker

For all of the high-priced, over-engineered Bluetooth speakers in the electronics market, there is still room for mass-market solution ...

VisionTek 128GB USB Pocket SSD

USB flash drives dealt the death blow to both the floppy and Zip drives. While still faster than either of the old removable media, sp ...

toggle

Most Commented