Apple will open a retail store in Richmond, Virginia at the Short Pump Town Center, according to the mall’s Web site. The Short Pump Town Center will have its grand opening on September 4, 2003. “The two-level, open air Short Pump Town Center is shaping up to be the impressive array of new-to-the-market stores we envisioned, creating a shopping experience unrivaled in Richmond,” said Doug Lund, senior vice president, Forest City Commercial Development, the company developing and managing the center. “We plan to be the first, largest and most elegant new mall to open in Richmond in this century, with more than 110 high fashion and upscale shops.”