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New shop will have "look and feel" of Apple store

A branch of iQ in the Channel Islands

iQ will sell Apple products when it opens in October

A new shop opening on the Isle of Man later this year will have "the look and feel" of an official Apple store.

That's according to the managing director of retail group SandpiperCI, which is setting up two outlets on the Island, creating between 30 and 40 jobs.

Card Factory will be opening in Strand Street next month, while iQ - which sells Apple products - is due to open in October.

Mike Rutter is looking forward to bringing a new name to Manx retail:

You can hear more of that interview below, with Manx Radio's Sian Cowper:

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