Indian Government since relaxed Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI ) norms. Apple is finally being setting up their products directly through their online store in India.
Apple is reportedly looking into opening a second physical store in Bangalore, in India. Apple only sells their products in India through third party partners and online platform like Amazon, Flipkart and PayTm Mall. Apple is now expected to be opened store before the Dussehra- Diwali season.
Apple products via their own online store will help Apple with its branding and increase customer loyalty. Apple has lately focused a lot on increasing its operating in India. They have already begun production of iPhone SE 2020, iPhone 11 devices at its Foxconn and Wistron facilities respectively in India.
In addition to its online store opening, Apple will be setting up its first physical store in Mumbai in 2021. Sources said that Apple will start production Apple iPhone 12 starting from next year. Apple is looking into opening a second physical store, this time in Bangalore.