Monday, October 21, 2019

History made: Walgreens takes off with first drone delivery

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Walgreens is officially in flight with a pilot of on-demand drone deliveries in Virginia.

As of Oct. 18, 2019, the drugstore giant is live with a trial of “store to door” delivery of health and wellness, food and beverage and convenience items via drone delivery in Christianburg, Va. The very first drone-based delivery from Walgreens went to local residents Michael and Kelly Collver, who received a cough and cold pack including Tylenol, Halls cough drops, tissues, Emergen-C and bottled water.. . . more