Pascal Cagni, Apple’s vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, was quoted in the Sunday Business newspaper as saying that the company plans to roll out a retail chain in Europe similar to those in the United States. Although no firm dates have been set for the expansion, Macworld UK reports that Apple expects to “have a European retail chain within six to twelve months.” In addition, Cagni said that Apple’s iPod commands a 40 percent European market-share. Macworld UK has the full story.