Apple Store Opening LIVE Updates: Tim Cook Opens Doors To First Apple Store In India At Mumbai's BKC; Watch Video

Apple Store Opening Live Updates: After years of waiting, Apple’s first store in India opened to public on April 18, 11AM onwards. The store is named Apple BKC and Apple CEO Tim Cook graced the occasions with his presence and inaugurating the store. Stay tuned to this space for live updates.
Apple Store Opening LIVE Updates: Tim Cook Opens Doors To First Apple Store In India At Mumbai's BKC; Watch Video

Apple CEO Tim Cook opens the gates to India's first Apple store at Mumbai's Bandra Kurla Complex

The Apple BKC store officially opened its doors to the public on Tuesday. Located in the Jio World Drive Mall in the Bandra Kurla Complex, the store was inaugurated by Apple CEO Tim Cook. Cook stepped out of the Mumbai store and took selfies with the first Apple buyers who came in big numbers.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Takes Selfies With Customers

Apple CEO Tim Cook meets the people queued up outside, and clicks selfies with them. Cook’s friendly gesture of capturing a moment with fans shows his approachable nature and genuine appreciation for the company’s loyal customers.

Apple Saket To Open On April 20

Apple CEO Tim Cook will open its second retail store ‘Apple Saket’ in Delhi on April 20.

"The energy, creativity, and passion in Mumbai is incredible," Says Tim Cook

“The energy, creativity, and passion in Mumbai is incredible! We are so excited to open Apple BKC — our first store in India,” Apple CEO Tim Cook Tweeted.

Raveena Tandon To Mouni Roy, Bollywood Celebs Pose With Apple CEO Tim Cook

Several Bollywood celebs like Raveena Tandon, Vidya Balan, AR Rahman, Mouni Roy, Madhuri Dixit, Suraj Nambiar, singer Armaan Malik, and Farah Khan Ali, among others, arrived at the private store launch event on Monday.

What to expect inside Apple Store in BKC?

Apple BKC is designed to be one of the most energy-efficient Apple Store locations in the world, with a dedicated solar array and zero reliance on fossil fuels for store operations. The store is operationally carbon neutral, running on 100 percent renewable energy.

Each tile is made from 408 pieces of timber, forming 31 modules per tile with a total of 1,000 tiles that make up the ceiling. There are over 450,000 individual timber elements, all of which were assembled in Delhi.

Apple BKC will have more than 100 team members who collectively speak over 20 languages, including local Indian languages.

Apple Mumbai Store Offers Apple Pickup

At the Apple Store in BKC, customers can take advantage of the convenient Apple Pickup service, allowing them to place online orders and pick up their products at a time that suits their schedule, making the shopping experience even more convenient.

Tim Cook meets badminton champions

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