Apple topped the list of companies with the most profitable retail stores
A new study conducted by eMarketer and CoStar, indicates that Apple topped the list of companies, owning the most profitable retail stores.
Sales of Apple retail stores per square foot amount to $ 5546. For comparison: jewelry brand Tiffany & Co is the result 2951 dollar, a large network of gas stations and stores Murphy USA receives 3721 dollar per square foot.
Analysts note that sales of retail stores per square foot in recent years decreased on the average by $ 325. In 2011, Apple also took first place in this list, and the result was $ 5626$.
eMarketer believes that the trend could change with the appearance on the market iPhone 8, a high price which may lead to improved performance by Apple in this list.