What does (EMEA) mean?

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  1. Harmush macrumors 6502a

    Harmush

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    Just wondering if anyone knows what the EMEA means in brackets under shipping method on my iPad pre-order...

    Dont know if thats what it said in the US.
     
  2. Intenost macrumors member

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    Hi,

    Usually this means Europe, Middle East and Africa. Many large business divide their territories into Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific (or Eurasia).

    -Ost
     
  3. Harmush thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    thats makes sense.

    i googled it but i didnt understand why it stood for that. i didnt realise companies split it like that.
     
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  5. Jaro65 macrumors 68040

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    Clever. :)
     
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  8. colmaclean macrumors 68000

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    It's a conveniently catchy acronym used by US megacorps for "those bits over there".
     

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