Bangalore, 28th May 2020: Online medicine and healthcare ordering app PharmEasy has now tied up with Amazon India to enable digital payments using the ‘Amazon Pay wallet’. This partnership will not only help PharmEasy customers to avail exciting cashback offers from Amazon Pay but also enable fast and seamless checkouts.

Maintaining social distance has become the need of the hour and seems to be the only possible way to curb the ongoing pandemic. At such times, PharmEasy believes in encouraging digital and contactless payments that are not only convenient for its users but also a must for their safety.

With this tie-up, the PharmEasy users can now purchase medicines & healthcare products, book a lab test and get the maximum benefit out of their Amazon Pay balance.

“Amazon and PharmEasy share the common value of serving their customers in every possible manner, and more so now during the ongoing pandemic. We’re constantly looking for ways to make the consumer experience on PharmEasy right from choosing healthcare products to order placement and checkout more hassle-free. Through this partnership, we are enabling a seamless and reliable payment option for our users.” said Saumil Parekh, VP Marketing at PharmEasy.

He further added, “Yes, our customers’ safety is of utmost importance to us. And this tie-up has come in at the right time for them to put their Amazon Pay wallet balance to good use and avail the benefits of safe, contactless payments. Also, as a marketplace, we work with 35k retail partners in Tier-1 and Tier-2 cities across the country and their safety is equally important to us. Hence, it is in the best interest of our users and our retail partners to eliminate cash transactions completely in such critical times.”

Commenting on the partnership, Manesh Mahatme, Director – Experience and Merchant Acceptance, Amazon Pay India “Amazon Pay has always aimed to make digital payments secure and seamless. This partnership with PharmEasy comes at a time when along with ensuring safe digital transactions, we are also looking out for the wellbeing of our customers. They will now be able to transact using their Amazon Pay Wallet in a contactless manner while maintaining all the safety and sanitation norms.”

Customers opting to pay via Amazon Pay can avail of a minimum Rs. 50 to a maximum of Rs. 600 cashback which is valid on a minimum transaction of Rs. 500 on PharmEasy.