For better or worse, Apple's retail locations are becoming as much of a cultural institution as their products. More people visit Apple Stores each year than the four Disney theme parks. What's the secret to their success? According to the Wall Street journal, it's simply just giving a shit about the customer.
Apple is rumored to be building another retail store in Manhattan, this time in Grand Central Terminal. CultofMac is reporting that it'll be Apple's largest store yet, at over 16,000 square feet, which would best London's Covent Garden location. The store is rumored to open in fall of this year. [CultofMac]
IFO AppleStore has info on the new clothing design for Apple Retail employees, who will swap out their current job titles for slightly different ones that represent Apple's iPod and iPhone business more. The "Mac Genius" will become just "Genius," for example, and there will be six different slogans for each guy. We…