Apple Pay now can be used to pay for your Costco purchases in the U.S. So the next time you go to Costco to buy stuffs, you can pay at the register using Apple Pay, Google Pay or Samsung Pay.
Started from August 10th, The warehouse membership club started supporting Apple’s mobile payment service and all 750 stateside stores now accept it at the cash register.
The only exception currently is Costco Gas Stations, which will eventually change very soon to start accepting ApplePay.
Aside from Costco, other several holdouts have now started to add Apple pay support. Just last month here, lCVS Pharmacies and 7-Eleven both agreed to add ApplePay support some time before the end of this year.
Apple receives .15% of the value of each credit card transaction rung up using the company’s mobile payment service. The more people that have access to ApplePay, the more money that lands in Apple’s vault.
Apple to receive increase revenue, has also revealed plans to launch Apple pay in Germany sometime after this year. This is good for Apple because the country has the largest population in the EU. With the inclusion of Germany, Apple Pay will be available in 30 countries.