Tag: sales

Nov 29 2018

Apple told investors not to worry about iPhone sales — but now it seems worried about them – Business Insider

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, which has sent mixed signals lately on how much investors should worry about how many devices it’s selling.AP Apple essentially told investors earlier this month that they shouldn’t worry any longer about how many iPhones, iPads, or Macs it sells. That worried investors a lot, and they sold off the […]

Nov 24 2018

Cyber Monday 2018 Sales Preview: Walmart's Biggest Deals

This post was created by the Contributor in partnership with BestBlackFriday.com, which specializes in holiday season sales. The deals highlighted within this post were independently selected. Only BestBlackFriday.com will receive compensation from them. Following Amazon’s early Cyber Monday sales, Walmart is announcing its own Cyber Monday sale right now and has confirmed many of the […]

Nov 24 2018

Apple Cyber Monday 2018 Deals Preview: iPad, iPhone, MacBook Sales

This post was created by the Contributor in partnership with BestBlackFriday.com, which specializes in holiday season sales. The deals highlighted within this post were independently selected. Only BestBlackFriday.com will receive compensation from them. Still looking for a new iPhone, iPad, MacBook or Apple Watch? Apple has officially confirmed its Cyber Monday 2018 sales. There’s a […]

Nov 23 2018

Apple Loop: Poor iPhone Sales Scare Apple, iPhone XR Price Cut, Surprising Return For Classic iPhone

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes falling iPhone sales, Apple cuts iPhone XR pricing, the return of the iPhone X, a review of the Mac Mini, everyone waiting for the MacBook Air, and the best Black Friday deals for Apple hardware. Apple Loop is here […]

Nov 23 2018

Apple restarting iPhone X production, cutting XS price over slow sales?

Apple is taking a few drastic steps to mitigate slower than expected sales of the iPhone XS, XS Max, and the cheaper XR, according to the Wall Street Journal. The company is planning to discount the iPhone XR in Japan where the cheaper iPhone 8 remains popular. Discounts would be offered via subsidies to Japanese […]

Nov 22 2018

Apple to lower iPhone XR pricing in Japan in order to kickstart sales

Historically speaking, speculative reports regarding cuts in iPhone production due to low demand are nothing new. And as you might expect, some of these reports in certain years have ultimately proven to be accurate while others, with the benefit of hindsight, appear to have been sourced from folks intent on manipulating the market. That qualification […]

Nov 22 2018

Denmark joins Germany in halting arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Rick Noack Foreign affairs reporter focusing on Europe and international security November 22 at 8:52 AM BERLIN — Denmark became the second European country to halt future arms exports to Saudi Arabia on Thursday, following a similar decision by neighboring Germany earlier this month. The Danish announcement comes the same week President Trump backed Saudi […]

Nov 22 2018

Apple Reportedly Plans to Cut Price of iPhone XR in Japan Due to Poor Sales and Restart iPhone X Production

Apple plans to discount the price of iPhone XR models in Japan by offering subsidies to Japanese carriers, according to a new report out this morning. The Wall Street Journal said the price decreases on the $750 iPhone models could come as early as next week, citing sources familiar with Apple’s sales strategy in the […]

Nov 22 2018

Not So Big in Japan: Apple Cuts Price of iPhone XR to Boost Sales

Customers check out the newly released iPhone XR’ at Apple’s Shibuya store in Tokyo Oct. 26. Photo: Yoshio Tsunoda/Zuma Press 3 Comments By Takashi Mochizuki Takashi Mochizuki The Wall Street Journal Biography @mochi_wsj takashi.mochizuki@wsj.com Nov. 22, 2018 9:23 a.m. ET TOKYO—Less than a month after releasing the iPhone XR, Apple Inc. AAPL -0.11% is moving […]

Nov 22 2018

Apple resumes iPhone X production in face of weak XS sales, report claims

Apple has resumed production of the iPhone X due to weaker than expected demand for its latest XS and XS Max models, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. The move is allegedly due to an agreement made with Samsung to purchase a certain quantity of OLED screens. With this year’s OLED-equipped models […]