"Refurbished by Apple" back to the warranty info again.
If you want to know what "Refurbished by Apple" means please use the following link (Refurbished by Apple).
The status appears when you choose iPhone warranty check by using IMEI number or by using Apple warranty check by Serial Number.
There are also a couple of new additins like Renovate by Apple and AppleCare plan.
You are welcomed to express your thoughts and opinions about the new functions.