Alibaba Debuts 24-Hour Self-Service Alipay ‘Future Drugstore’ In China

Source: Xinhua, Friday, May 25, 2018

Alibaba’s Alipay has opened its first Future Pharmacy in Zhengzhou. Payment is authenticated via facial recognition verification, allowing prescription pickup without official ID. The store also offers telemedicine services, consultation reservations, 24-hour self-service drug purchase via vending machines and other services like bill paying.