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Apple Customers in Turkey Being Turned Away at Retail Stores as Halt on Product Sales Continues

Apple customers in Turkey are being turned away at retail stores by staff following the halt of online product sales in the country, although the exact reason for the in-store sales halt is unclear. According to macReports, the halt is due to rapid currency fluctuations as the Turkish lira has declined significantly in recent days, and store staff are telling customers that normal sale operations will resume once the Turkish economy stabilizes. Other Turkish sources have claimed that the sto...
Tags: Apple, Turkey, Apple Store, Istanbul, Retail Stores, Apple Stores, Apple Customers


Apple to Start Selling All 24-Inch iMac Colors in Retail Stores

We're not expecting new Macs to debut at Apple's upcoming "California Streaming" event, but according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman, Apple is making one small tweak to its Mac sales plans. After the September 14 event, Apple retail stores will begin selling the 24-inch iMac in all colors, which will mean all seven colors will be able to be purchased in store. Right now, Apple's retail stores only offer the ‌iMac‌ in green, pink, blue, and silver. The yellow, orange, and purple colors cannot be ...
Tags: Apple, California, Bloomberg, Apple Store, iMac, Retail Stores, Mark Gurman Apple, Instead Apple, Inch iMac Colors in Retail Stores


Despite controversies and bans, facial recognition startups are flush with VC cash

If efforts by states and cities to pass privacy regulations curbing the use of facial recognition are anything to go by, you might fear the worst for the companies building the technology. But a recent influx of investor cash suggests the facial recognition startup sector is thriving, not suffering. Facial recognition is one of the most controversial and complex policy areas in play. The technology can be used to track where you go and what you do. It’s used by public authorities and in private ...
Tags: Security, New York, Microsoft, Privacy, Minneapolis, Eric Holder, China, Softbank, Funding, New York City, Israel, US, Tech, European Union, Surveillance, New York Times


CVS Pharmacy: A Franchise-Ready Business With Crazy-High Revenue

New Post From The Franchise King® A question: is CVS a franchise? Have you ever wondered that yourself? They sure have a lot of retail locations. Heck, there are two of them within 3 miles of my Castle in Ohio. Every time I’ve gone in CVS for a prescription, I mean every time, there are literally hundreds of filled prescriptions sitting in plastic baskets-not waiting to be picked up…but waiting to be put into bins alphabetically for pick up in the future. The prescriptions that are ready to be ...
Tags: Facebook, Sales, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Retail Stores, Woonsocket, Franchise Purchasing, LinkedIn Pinterest, Retail Franchises, Mark Arehart, CVS Health Pharmacy, CVS Pharmacies


Apple Reopens All 270 Retail Stores in the United States

All 270 Apple retail stores in the United States have been reopened as of today, marking the first time that Apple has had all locations operational since stores began closing in March 2020. When the first shutdowns occurred on March 14, 2020, Apple initially planned to reopen stores starting on March 27th, but that did not happen and stores have been opening and closing on a rotating basis as the pandemic has continued. Some stores began reopening in May 2020, but until today, not all locat...
Tags: Apple, Texas, Featured, France, United States, Brazil, Dallas, Houston, Apple Store, Apple Retail, Retail Stores, Apple Stores


AWS announces Panorama a device adds machine learning technology to any camera

AWS has launched a new hardware device, the AWS Panorama Appliance, which, alongside the AWS Panorama SDK, will transform existing on-premises cameras into computer vision enabled super-powered surveillance devices. Pitching the hardware as a new way for customers to inspect parts on manufacturing lines, ensure that safety protocols are being followed, or analyze traffic in retail stores, the new automation service is part of the theme of this AWS re:Invent event — automate everything. Along ...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Cloud Computing, Tech, Computing, Machine Learning, Aws, Panorama, Computer Vision, Amazon Web Services, Van Gogh, Retail Stores, Cloud Infrastructure, Greengrass, Surveillance Technologies, Amazon SageMaker


AWS announces Panorama, a device that adds machine learning technology to any camera

AWS has launched a new hardware device, the AWS Panorama Appliance, which, alongside the AWS Panorama SDK, will transform existing on-premises cameras into computer vision enabled super-powered surveillance devices. Pitching the hardware as a new way for customers to inspect parts on manufacturing lines, ensure that safety protocols are being followed, or analyze traffic in retail stores, the new automation service is part of the theme of this AWS re:Invent event — automate everything. Along ...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Cloud Computing, Tech, Computing, Machine Learning, Aws, Panorama, Computer Vision, Amazon Web Services, Van Gogh, Retail Stores, Cloud Infrastructure, Greengrass, Surveillance Technologies, Amazon SageMaker


CVS becomes first national retailer to offer support for PayPal and Venmo QR codes at checkout

PayPal announced this morning that its customers can now use either PayPal or Venmo QR codes when checking out at over 8,200 CVS retail stores across the U.S. This is the first national retailer to integrate PayPal’s QR code checkout technology at point-of-sale, the company noted. The additional checkout option will also expand the number of ways customers can pay “touch-free” at CVS — a way to transact that’s become increasingly popular as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread acro...
Tags: Money, Shopping, Finance, Tech, Paypal, Online Shopping, Commerce, Retail, Online Payments, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo, Qr Code, Retail Stores, Samsonite, Financial Technology


B2B marketplaces will be the next billion-dollar e-commerce startups

Merritt Hummer Contributor Share on Twitter Merritt Hummer is a partner at Bain Capital Ventures, where she invests in the fintech, e-commerce and proptech sectors. Startups involved in B2B e-commerce such as Faire and Mirakl have burst out of the gates in 2020. Almost overnight, these startups transformed into consequential platforms, earning billion-dollar valuations along the way. The B2B e-commerce industry has broad reach...
Tags: Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Apps, Column, Advertising Tech, Finance, Marketing, Tech, E-commerce, Online Marketplace, B2b, Bain Capital Ventures, CRM, Retail Stores, Mirakl


How to diagnose and treat machine learning models afflicted by COVID-19

Anupam Datta Contributor Share on Twitter Anupam Datta is co-founder, president and chief scientist of Truera, and also a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Justin Lawyer Contributor Share on Twitter Justin Lawyer is chief product officer of Truera and was formerly head of product on Google’s Cloud AI Platform. COVID-19 has disrupted t...
Tags: Google, Work, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Column, Developer, Finance, Tech, Banking, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Bank, Fintech, Cryptocurrency, Predictive Analytics


Polestar to open first US stores in the second half of 2020

Polestar’s first U.S. retail stores will open in Los Angeles, New York City and two locations in San Francisco later this year — the latest milestone for the automaker as it gets closer to bringing its all-electric vehicle to market. Polestar, which is jointly owned by Volvo Car Group and Zhejiang Geely Holding of China, was once a high-performance brand under Volvo Cars. The 2021 Polestar 2 is the first EV to come out of Polestar since it was recast as an electric performance brand in 2017. ...
Tags: Transportation, Florida, Texas, China, Boston, New York City, Cars, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tech, Automotive, United States, Electric Vehicles, Volvo, Denver


Apple to Reopen 21 Retail Stores in Australia This Week

Apple will reopen 21 of its 22 retail locations in Australia on Thursday, May 7, according to Apple's dedicated websites for each of the stores. All of the stores that are reopening will operate on limited hours for the time being. Apple's sole Australian store that will remain closed is the Apple Sydney store. As noted by 9to5Mac, this store closed in January for major renovations, and it is possible that the global health crisis caused a construction delay. All of Apple's retail stores in ...
Tags: Apple, South Korea, Cook, Australia, Austria, Vienna, Tim Cook, North America, Apple Store, Apple Retail, Retail Stores, Greater China, Apple Sydney


An Apple Store employee on leave has tested positive for COVID-19 in Santa Monica

An Apple Store employee who was on leave from the Third St. Promenade store in Santa Monica, California tested positive for COVID-19 late yesterday. The employee had been on leave to care for a relative since March 2nd. Apple consulted health experts and deep cleaned the Third St. store which remains open. Apple says that it has also instituted additional deep cleaning protocols and taken measures to reduce density by cancelling Today at Apple sessions and spacing out Genius Bar appointments....
Tags: Apple, TC, California, China, Disney, US, Tech, Companies, United States, Italy, Santa Clara, Apple Store, Apple Inc, Disneyland Paris, Gavin Newsom, Retail Stores


5 Shop Fitting Tricks the Best Retail Stores Use

One of the most crucial things that a retail business can do is properly fitting their space. When you do things right the first time, it may end up saving you money and time later. These five shop fitting tips are popular among retail stores because they work so well. Choosing the Right Displays One of the most important aspects of shopfitting is having the appropriate displays. The way a display showcases your merchandise and puts it into the public eye is going to affect the num...
Tags: Fashion, Shopping, Store, Retail Stores, Shop Fittings


5.11 Announces Newest Quiet Warrior in Conjunction With 5.11 Days 2019 Celebration

5.11 Announces Newest Quiet Warrior in Conjunction With 5.11 Days 2019 Celebration Irvine, Calif. –-(Ammoland.com)- Global leader in purpose-built, innovative tactical apparel, footwear and gear, 5.11 Tactical, kicked off 5.11 Days, its annual celebration of public safety professionals, on Monday, May 6, 2019. Through Sunday, May 12, 2019, 5.11 will extend 20 percent discounts in stores and online at www.511Tactical.com. In addition, on Saturday, May 11, celebratory events will be held at eac...
Tags: Guns, United States, Gear, Retail Stores, Facebook Twitter, Morales, Cynthia, Shooting Industry News, 5.11 Tactical, Santa Monica PD, Francisco J Morales, Cynthia Renaud Santa Monica, Quiet Warrior Cynthia Renaud, Santa Monica Police Department Cynthia, Quiet Warrior Pages


Church Tech Snack Pack #235

Before digging into the Snack Pack I’d like to say thank you to all the people who watched the Instagram Takeover I did yesterday which was a sort of “behind the scenes” look at how I put this together every week. If you missed it go check out the Highlights where you can also find Blessing and Jeremy’s Takeovers too. Seth Godin wrote this post On finding something to say and whether you are talking about life at work, life in the Church, or even life at home, I feel like it’s an important re...
Tags: America, Seo, Web, Batman, Jeremy, Seth Godin, Retail Stores, Don, Shane Claiborne, David Hayward, Nathan W Pyle, Church Marketing Sucks, John Crist, Raccoon Jonathan Merritt, Instagram NARCISSISTIC, America Imagine


In the News: Study Says Remote Workers Feel More Left Out Than They Would in the Office

If you have virtual employees or even people who work remotely just some of the time, you’ll want to hear this. A new survey of those people this week revealed many of them feel left out of the workplace. The report comes from the company Igloo. It found 70% of remote workers feel left out from the traditional work setting. You’re likely wanting to keep those employees or contractors where they are. Them being where they are probably saves you the money to afford their services. But if they’re ...
Tags: Amazon, Sales, Siri, Retail Stores, Equifax, BRP, Oregon Senate, Small Business News, JDP, Oregon Plastic Straw Bill Customers, Green Business Will, Startup Top


As researchers pursue links between bacteria and human health, startups stand to benefit

In 2009, the National Institutes of Health launched a five-year, $150 million project to stimulate research into a new field of medicine examining the connections between the millions of bacteria living in the human gut and overall human health. Spurred by the advancements in genetics from a decade earlier, this new field of research would map not just the human genome, but the genetic sequences of the microbes living in the body to ascertain their function and the role they played in ensuring t...
Tags: Health, Startups, TC, Messenger, Y Combinator, Biology, Breast Cancer, Obesity, Entrepreneur, Tech, Bacteria, Insomnia, Depression, Diabetes, Multiple Sclerosis, Microbiology


5 Things Customers Want from Retail Stores and How You Can Deliver

The world of retail is changing — perhaps faster than at any time in history. How can a small retailer keep up with what customers want? One way is by keeping up with the latest retail insights from retail consulting firm BRP. The company does a wealth of consumer surveys to find out what today’s shoppers want from retailers. While some of the research is most applicable to larger retail chains with bigger budgets than small retailers, there is still a lot to learn. You’ll want to pore over the...
Tags: Sales, Customers, Retail Stores, BRP, JWT, Retail Trends, Third Space While, Retail Store Customers Want, Provide Personalized Customer Service Customers


Uncertainty Reigns at Tesla Retail Stores

If Tesla doesn’t exist anywhere on your shopping list, it’s easy to ignore the turmoil surrounding the automaker. If Tesla’s your employer, however, the past few weeks have been a roller coaster ride. Retail employees, who, along with store managers and regional managers, learned of the automaker’s plan to divest itself of stores through media […] The post Uncertainty Reigns at Tesla Retail Stores appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Jobs, Tesla, Autos, Online Sales, Retail Stores, Direct Sales, News Blog, Tesla Retail Stores


Gymboree Sale – 50% OFF Entire Store + FREE Shipping!

  Gymboree Sale We shared on our Facebook page yesterday how it looks like Gymboree is filing for bankruptcy again, and may be liquidating their stores inventory soon. So this is a good sale to get in on if you are a fan of their clothes! If you have kids, you may not want to miss out on this HOT Gymboree sale! They are offering . Plus they are offering FREE shipping with no minimum purchase, today only (1/16)Here are just a few of the deals you will find. Bandana Leggings $9.75 (reg. $19...
Tags: Frugality, Retail Stores, Gymboree, Thrifty NW Mom Related Stories Gymboree, Gymboree Sale 50 OFF Entire Store FREE Shipping


Better Homes and Gardens Ashwood Road TV Stand Fireplace $179 (Reg $299)

Walmart has the Better Homes and Gardens Ashwood Road TV Stand Fireplace rolled back to only $179! The regular price is $299! Here are some details about the Better Homes and Gardens Ashwood Road TV Stand Fireplace: Fits most flat panel TVs up to 45″ and up to 100 lbs Fireplace heats up to 400 sq ft 20-degree range temperature control with sleep timer 4,600 BTUs per hour 1400W 20-degree temperature control with sleep timer 4 flame level settings including no flame Remote control and med...
Tags: Walmart, Frugality, Retail Stores, Walmart.com, Better Homes and Gardens Ashwood Road TV, Better Homes and Gardens Media Electric


Neiman Marcus Last Call Up To 75% off Sitewide

For a limited time, you have two ways to save at Last Call with Neiman Marcus! [1] : Through tomorrow, save $100 off of your $200 purchase of regular priced items when you use the code SAVENOW at checkout! You can get a maximum savings of $500! [2] : Save up to 75% off at their Clearance sale on hundreds of items for men and women! Here are a few deals we found at the Clearance sale:   Off-The-Shoulder Cropped Floral Blouse Sale price is $11 (reg. $44)   Nakamol Beaded Triple-Stran...
Tags: Frugality, Neiman Marcus, Retail Stores, Thrifty NW, SAVENOW, Nakamol Beaded Triple Strand Necklace Sale


Dick’s Sporting Goods: Up To 75% Off Winter Clearance

  For a limited time and while supplies last, get big savings during the New Year’s Clearance Event at Dick’s Sporting Goods! Shop hundreds of apparel items, footwear, and sporting goods! This is a great way to get sporting goods that you need but don’t normally find on sale! Here are a few deals we found at the New Year’s Clearance Event:   MISSION Women’s VaporActive Dynamo Running Vest Sale price is $25.97 (reg. $90)   New Era Men’s Salute to Service Buffalo Bills Olive Cuffed Knit ...
Tags: Frugality, Dick, Retail Stores, Thrifty NW, Dick s Sporting Goods Shop, Service Buffalo Bills Olive Cuffed Knit Sale, Armour Healthbox Fitness Band HRM


Women’s Graphic Fleece Sweatshirts $4.97!

While supplies last, hurry over to Blair’s and shop a selection of Women’s Graphic Fleece Sweatshirts for only $4.97 each! The regular prices range from $19.99 – $24.99! These softies, with their unique prints really capture the joy of the season. Ribbed neckline, cuffs and bottom. Approx. 28″ L. Cozy cotton/polyester. Machine wash/dry.   Hurry over here to pay only $4.97 each! Shipping is free on $25 with the code B3NYQ at checkout.   Women’s Graphic Fleece Sweatshirts $4.97! is a post from ...
Tags: Christmas, Shipping, Frugality, Zulily, Online Deals, Retail Stores, Blair, Thrifty NW


66% Off All Christmas At Hobby Lobby!

Until December 29 and while supplies last, shop the Hobby Lobby Christmas Clearance Sale and save up to 66% off hundreds of items! You’ll find home decor, ornaments, craft items, and much more!   Hurry over to shop the Hobby Lobby Christmas Clearance Sale!   66% Off All Christmas At Hobby Lobby! is a post from Thrifty NW Mom      &sh=&p=ebda7a919106f76fe33775856c30aeaf_3267" rel="nofollow">&sh=&p=ebda7a919106f76fe33775856c30aeaf_3267" border="0" style="display: block; width:100%; heigh...
Tags: Amazon, Frugality, Hobby Lobby, Retail Stores, Thrifty NW, Hobby Lobby Christmas Clearance Sale


Gift Card Bonus Deals Roundup – Northwest & National Restaurants & Retail Stores!

One way to stretch your savings at stores is by taking advantage of special bonus deals for gift cards that come around during the holidays.  This is a great strategy for those stores where it’s hard to find sales or specific items that are on your Christmas list or just a much-needed item that never go on sale. Or maybe the latest technology device that came out that won’t be on sale for quite some time!  All it takes is a little strategizing to figure out how to maximize these gift cards to y...
Tags: California, Dave, Gift Cards, Frugality, Morton, Chris, Taco Bell, Retail Stores, Ruth, Benihana, Landry, Chang, Denny, Applebee, BJ, Carrabba


Macys One Day Sale – Up to 70% Off! #LastMinuteMacys

This post is sponsored by Savings.com Macys One Day Sale – Lots of Savings – #LastMinuteMacys Macy’s One Day Sale starts today & runs through tomorrow, 12/18 – 12/19 (yes it really is a 2 day sale even though they call it a one day sale).  There are some awesome deals to be had with this sale when you stack all of the savings opportunities! Savings Highlights for Macys One Day Sale: Shop the One Day Sale discounts here. You can get FREE shipping with a purchase of $25 or more. PLUS, When y...
Tags: Martha Stewart, Macy's, Frugality, Retail Stores, Macy, Thrifty NW


20% Off Girls Dresses & Skirts at Target (Starting at $6.39 + Sweaters 20% Off Too)

If you are looking for Christmas outfits for your kids for Santa Photos (and here is where you can get those for free!), Target has 20% off going on right now for girls dresses, and kids sweaters. If you are shopping online the savings will automatically be applied at checkout. If your shopping in store you will want to be sure to use the Cartwheel coupon for those savings. We found cute Christmas dresses, great sweater dresses to be worn all year, and many more options. Dresses start as low as...
Tags: Clothing, Frugality, Target, Retail Stores, Santa photos, Thrifty NW Mom Related Stories


Hunter Boot Sale – Black Friday Sale Live with Prices as low $60 for Women

 Hunter Boot Sale – Black Friday Sale! We have two big Hunter Boot sales to tell you about this Black Friday!  There are tons of styles and still quite a few sizes, so head on over to shop now! Here are a few of the Hunter boots deals we found on sale::   Hunter boots on sale at Nordstroms –  Original Short Boots – $69.98 + free shipping (reg $140) – 50% off! Hunter Boots at Sams Club – $74.98 (reg. $154.98) – $80 off! (if you to find a membership deal to shop online with them, check th...
Tags: Black Friday, Christmas, Frugality, Retail Stores, Sams Club, Hunter Boot Sale, Hunter Boots, Hunter Boot Sale Black