Apple has been pretty hush hush about its search for a new senior vice president of retail following the unexpected departure of retail boss John Browett
. As John Paczkowski
of AllThingsD reports, Apple can't afford to make another hiring mistake. So for the last several weeks, Paczkowski has been poking around to find ideal candidates. ...
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