There are speculations that Apple is planning to start the construction of its largest retail store yet. And, perhaps not surprisingly, it will be in China.
There was a report in M.I.C. gadget say that the new Apple store will be located in the main Century City shopping district of Dalian, China. Promotional content found at the site speaks of the store being the “world’s biggest.” It also adds fire to all possible speculations.
The first steps toward construction of the store were initiated this week.
…Due to competition in shopping centres, another shopping center called Dalian Department Store is jealous of Parkland Mall for having an Apple Store. So, the Dalian Department Store sent its security team to push down the Apple Store posters outside the Parkland Mall.
The report from M.I.C. gadget said that Apple had employed a dedicated team of ten security guards just to protect the posters. Consequently, opposing security forces and no shortage of other interested parties in the general vicinity have been at odds since the posters went up.
For now, they are staying up. However, if the signage can cause this much of a raucous in Dalian, one can only wonder what will happen once the store itself opens.