Tech giant Amazon have expanded into the healthcare industry, now offering purchase and delivery of prescription medication via Amazon Pharmacy.
Amazon have thrown in discounts of up to 80% for Prime members in a move that is sure to shake up the pharmaceuticals industry.
“We understand the importance of access to affordable medication, and we believe Prime members will find tremendous value with the new Amazon Prime prescription savings benefit,” said Jamil Ghani, vice president of Amazon Prime. “Our goal is for Prime to make members’ lives easier and more convenient every day, and we’re excited to extend the incredible savings, seamless shopping experience, and fast, free delivery members know and love with Prime to Amazon Pharmacy.”
The service is currently only available in the US.