Apple Planning Korean Store Just Across the Street from Samsung’s Headquarters
Samsung has become Apple’s main competitor in the mobile phone industry and the South Korean firm even managed to beat iPhone sales with the Galaxy S7, but neither is willing to give up and Cupertino is planning a surprise move.
According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple is considering several locations for its first official Korean store in order to benefit from the growing demand for smartphones locally, and it looks like the company wants to pick a site that’s literally just across the street from Samsung’s official headquarters.
At the moment, the South Korean mobile business is dominated by Samsung and LG, the same report adds, with the two companies holding a combined market share of no less than 80 percent. The… (read more)