Walgreens to add Apple Pay support for Balance Rewards cards, reports say

Article Image U.S. pharmacy chain Walgreens is on the verge of introducing Apple Pay support for its Balance Rewards card, anecdotes from a number of users hinted on Wednesday.

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Rite Aid to begin taking Apple Pay, other wireless payments on Aug. 15

Pharmacy chain Rite Aid on Tuesday annnounced that starting August 15, all of its U.S. stores will begin offering Apple Pay and other wireless payment options, marking a turnaround for a company that last year intentionally blocked Apple’s mobile payment system.

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Walgreens memo suggests Apple Pay mobile payments with iPhone 6 could launch Saturday, Oct. 18

The largest pharmacy chain in the U.S., Walgreens, has allegedly sent out an internal corporate memo asking employees to prepare for the launch of the iPhone 6-based Apple Pay service next Saturday, Oct. 18.

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Pharmacy chain Duane Reade to trial Apple's iBeacons in several NYC locations

Consumers in the Big Apple will soon find their pharmacy visits more convenient as popular chain Duane Reade announced plans to bring iBeacon-powered microlocation functionality — such as coupons or product reviews — to 10 Manhattan outlets in a new pilot program.

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