Best Buy now accepts Apple Pay, coming to stores 'later this year'
Best Buy is getting behind Apple Pay. Today the electronics retailer pushed out an update for its iOS app that allows customers to buy items with Apple Pay for home delivery or in-store pickup. Later this year, Best Buy will let shoppers pay by NFC with an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus at its checkout counters. “Today’s consumers have many different ways to spend their money and we want to give our customers as many options as possible in how they pay for goods and services at Best Buy,” the company said in a press release. Tim Cook also shared the news during Apple’s earnings call with investors moments ago.
The announcement is surprising; Best Buy, along with fellow retailers Walmart, Sears, CVS, and Rite Aid, is a member of the Merchant…
Source:: The Verge