Apple Stores have toppedothers, including Tiffany & Co. as highest sales per square foot. Also on the list, but further below Apple is Coach and Vera Bradley.
According to reports, Apple was also ranked at number 1 last year. They bring in twice as much per square footage of store than Tiffany, which ranked second.
CNN Moneyexplains that retail stores are more about getting Apple’s name in the public eye than it is about selling stuff. Not entirely sure what I think of that, but according to Charlie Wolf at Needham, Apple first opened the stores because their computers weren’t all that popular.