Apple To Launch Its Online Store In India On 23 Septmenber.
Apple has announced to launch its online store in India on 23 September. Indian customers will be able to visit apple.com/in and can directly purchase products the from Apple. Currently, Apple sells its products in India via third-party e-commerce platforms such as Amazon and Flipkart.
The Apple India online store will be accessible in both English and Hindi languages.Customers will also be able to seek support and guidance for the existing products or for new purchases through online stores.
“We’re proud to be expanding in India and want to do all we can to support our customers and their communities,” said Deirdre O’Brien, Apple’s senior vice president of Retail + People. “We know our users are relying on technology to stay connected, engage in learning, and tap into their creativity, and by bringing the Apple Store online to India, we are offering our customers the very best of Apple at this important time.”
Apple has tied up with Blue Dart for logistics and is promising free delivery within 24 to 72 hours from date of purchase depending on the remoteness of the location.
At the online Apple Store, much like customers around the world, buyers in India will get various financing options and an available trade-in program. Students can shop for a Mac or iPad with special pricing, and receive discounts on accessories and AppleCare+.
For the festive season in India, Apple will be offering signature gift wrap and personalised engraving for AirPods, iPad and Apple Pencil. The engraving of emoji or text in English, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu will be available for AirPods, and English engraving will be available for iPad and Apple Pencil.