The famous coffee chain Starbucks will start to accept Apple Pay by the end of the year, Apple Pay vice president Jennifer Bailey said at the microphone Re / code. It was at the Code Mobile Conference recently organized by the newspaper in Half Moon Bay, California. KFC and Chile They will also accept Apple’s payment method from next year.
Starbucks plans to team up with Apple to launch an Apple Pay pilot program in a number of its US stores this year. If all goes well, the company will then deploy Apple Pay in nearly 7,500 Starbucks points of sale in the United States in early 2016. Given the great popularity of Starbucks, this deal could be a major asset for Apple in the deployment of its contactless payment system.
In addition to Starbucks, Apple Pay will also be available in KFC fast food stores and restaurants in Chile starting next year. At the conference of Re / codeJennifer Bailey said Apple wants to bring Apple Pay to as many countries as possible in the future, beyond the United Kingdom and the United States.