Finally, Apple Opens First Retail Store in India

By Yusuf Balogun

Apple BKC’s barricade has just confirmed that the tech giant will be opening its first retail store in India.

The first Apple Store in India is situated in the Jio World Drive mall in Mumbai, Maharashtra and will cover a total of 22,000 square feet, Apple BKC posted. 

Apple celebrated the opening of the store by releasing a new Apple BKC wallpaper and a specially curated playlist with the sounds of Mumbai on Apple Music. 

Image credit: Mitul Shah - Apple

Meanwhile, reports confirm that Apple had already begun hiring for several positions for this retail store in India back in January 2023. 

Also, it is expected that the iPhone maker will be opening its second store between 10,000 to 12,000 square feet in New Delhi’s Select CityWalk mall.

Image credit: Mitul Shah - Apple

As per previous rumours, the first two Apple retail stores in the region are expected to launch sometime between April and June 2023.