Sunday, February 5, 2006

Star is Born

Shoppers at Star Markets now can pay their grocery bills with the touch of a finger

The Huntsville-based pharmacy and grocery chain has teamed up with Pay By Touch, a privately held firm headquartered in San Francisco to offer biometric payments to their customers.

Pay By Touch reported 2.3 million consumers are currently enrolled in the company's biometric pay programs and have collectively purchased more than $8 billion in goods and services using the authentication service