Apple Tower Theatre Opens Thursday In Downtown Los Angeles

Apple today previewed its newest retail location at the historic Tower Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. One of Apple’s most significant restoration projects to date, Apple Tower Theatre aims to inspire even more creativity in the heart of downtown. Apple will also launch Today at Apple Creative Studios, a global initiative that will provide hands-onContinue reading “Apple Tower Theatre Opens Thursday In Downtown Los Angeles”

Funko Announces Special VIP Event On November 7 To Celebrate The Arrival of Their Brand New Hollywood Location

Funko’s pop culture themed vinyl figures, action toys, plush, apparel, housewares and accessories are ubiquitous. I’m sure many readers of this blog might own a bunch of their fun products. Our house is filled with them and our daughter, Eliana was actually a Funko Fanatic of the Week. We have visited the incredible Funko storeContinue reading “Funko Announces Special VIP Event On November 7 To Celebrate The Arrival of Their Brand New Hollywood Location”

Funko Plans To Open Giant Toy Store In Hollywood In 2019

Funko, the ubiquitous pop-culture toy maker has plans to open up a nearly 40,000-square-foot store in Los Angeles later this year. “So many people are looking for an experience when they shop — not just buying things,” Funko CEO Brian Mariotti told CNN Business in an interview. “This is retail times pop culture.” Funko CEOContinue reading “Funko Plans To Open Giant Toy Store In Hollywood In 2019”

Apple Plans A Store & Event Space Unlike Any Other At The Historic Downtown Los Angeles Tower Theatre

Apple has long been rumored to be working on plans for an Apple Store at the iconic Tower Theatre in Los Angeles, and today, Apple shared details on the upcoming location with the Los Angeles Times.  According to Apple, the Tower Theatre store will be one of the world’s most prominent Apple retail locations whenContinue reading “Apple Plans A Store & Event Space Unlike Any Other At The Historic Downtown Los Angeles Tower Theatre”

Toys R Us To Launch New Star Wars Saga Products With Midnight Opening Events On September 4, 2015

Toys R Us is going into hyperdrive and preparing an out-of-this-galaxy, global celebration for the upcoming debut of toys based on the next chapter of the Star Wars™ Saga at 12:01am on Force Friday, September 4. Counting down to the highly anticipated toy launch and this fall’s new theatrical release, Toys R Us stores worldwideContinue reading “Toys R Us To Launch New Star Wars Saga Products With Midnight Opening Events On September 4, 2015”

Barnes & Noble Celebrates Pop Culture in Its Stores Nationwide Beginning July 18

Barnes & Noble, the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, announced a pop culture celebration in its stores nationwide from July 18 through August 10. Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble will bring to life customers’ favorite books, characters, DVDs, artists, illustrators and pop culture iconsContinue reading “Barnes & Noble Celebrates Pop Culture in Its Stores Nationwide Beginning July 18”

Apple Announces Its 2013 Black Friday Online & In-Store Sale Event

Apple has confirmed that it will be holding its annual Black Friday sale again this year. Pricing hasn’t been announced yet. Discounted pricing will be available both online and in retail stores. The online part of the sale kicks off this Friday (November 29, 2013) at midnight and lasts 24 hours. You can shop onContinue reading “Apple Announces Its 2013 Black Friday Online & In-Store Sale Event”

Todd McFarlane’s In-Store Holiday Signing At McFarlane In Westgate City Center Scheduled For December 7, 2013

Todd McFarlane’s In-Store Holiday Signing At McFarlane In Westgate City Center Scheduled For December 7, 2013 Spawn creator and McFarlane Toys Founder, Todd McFarlane will be doing a rare public autograph signing at his signature store in Westgate City Center on Saturday, Dec 7, 2013 from 12-3PM! The store will have the newest and hottestContinue reading “Todd McFarlane’s In-Store Holiday Signing At McFarlane In Westgate City Center Scheduled For December 7, 2013”

Apple Stores To Open At 8 a.m. On Friday November 1, 2013 For iPad Air Launch

Apple has confirmed on its website that its retail stores will open at 8 a.m. on Friday November 1, 2013 for the launch of the iPad Air. Customers will also be able to order the iPad Air online on Nov. 1. Apple still lists the iPad mini with Retina display as “coming to stores laterContinue reading “Apple Stores To Open At 8 a.m. On Friday November 1, 2013 For iPad Air Launch”

What It’s Like To Work At The Apple Store On iPhone Release Day

McSweeney’s posted this fascinating behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like for Apple’s retail employees on the most hectic day of the year, iPhone release day courtesy of pseudonymous Apple Store employee J.K. Appleseed. Go backstage at Apple Retail, the supercollider of human expectations and consumer technology.  

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