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iPhone pre-launch demand strong

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By Charles Starrett

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Published: Friday, June 15, 2007
News Categories: iPhone

A survey of 100 AT&T Wireless stores — 57 corporate owned, 43 franchisee owned — has shown strong pre-launch demand for the iPhone. The survey, conducted by The Channel Checkers, also showed that 37 percent of the stores reported “pre-order lists,” while 55 percent reported waiting lists. “We continue to believe that employees are creating pre-order and waiting lists to lock-in iPhone customers and as a result, to lock-in sales commissions for themselves,” claims the report. An earlier internal AT&T document stated there would be no pre-sales of the iPhone.

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Comments

1

Really? Who would have thought!

Posted by Bad Beaver on June 15, 2007 at 6:40 AM (PDT)

2

well i guess my name on the list is useless…

Posted by mandy lou on June 15, 2007 at 7:07 AM (PDT)

3

Well yeah they are screwing AT&T customers in PR and USVI for no reason, they considering us crap i guess.. It was promised to us at launch by AT&T locally. But now they’re saying it will be available in Continental US then us… it’s not fair man. I been waiting for this for a while. But i guess it means more money for me hhaha

Posted by zerock on June 15, 2007 at 9:21 AM (PDT)

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