Update: Visit Apple.com/ApplePay for the latest information on where to use Apple Pay in stores, and featured Apple Pay apps for iPhone and iPad here.

With Apple Pay launching on Monday with iOS 8.1 for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users, Apple CEO Tim Cook shared an update at today’s special event with additional retailers and iOS apps that will accept Apple Pay at launch or have committed to accept Apple Pay in the future. According to Apple’s microsite for Apple Pay, the company has added 16 additional retailers and venues with plans to accept Apple Pay at launch or in the future. In addition to those retailers and venues, Apple has added 12 additional apps that plan to accept Apple Pay starting on Monday or sometime after the launch date.

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  • Acme (Coming soon)
  • Aeropostale
  • Albertsons (Coming soon)
  • American Eagle
  • Anthropologie (Coming soon)
  • Apple
  • Babies R Us
  • Basha’s
  • Best Buy (this fall)
  • Bi-Lo
  • BJ’s
  • Bloomingdales
  • Champs Sports
  • Chevron
  • Coca-Cola Vending
  • Dan’s Fresh Market
  • Dick’s Fresh Market
  • Disney Store
  • Duane Reade
  • Extra Mile
  • Food Maxx
  • Foot Locker
  • Foot Action
  • Free People (Coming soon)
  • Fudruckers Hamburgers
  • GameStop (Source)
  • Harveys Supermarket
  • House of Hoops by Foot Locker
  • Jamba Juice (Source)
  • Jersey Mike’s Subs (Coming soon)
  • JetBlue
  • Jewel-Osco
  • Kids Foot Locker
  • L.L. Bean (Coming soon)
  • Lady Foot Locker
  • Lin’s Fresh Market
  • Lucky
  • Marriot Hotels (Source)
  • Macy’s
  • McDonald’s
  • Maceys
  • Meijer
  • OfficeMax
  • Nike
  • Office Depot
  • Panera Bread
  • Pep Boys (Coming soon)
  • Petco
  • Radio Shack
  • Regal Cinemas (Coming soon)
  • Run by Foot Locker
  • Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Sephora
  • Shaw’s
  • Six:02
  • Sports Authority
  • Sprouts Farmers Market
  • Staples
  • Star Market
  • Subway
  • Texaco
  • Toys R Us
  • United Supermarkets
  • Unleashed by Petco
  • Urban Outfitters (Coming soon)
  • Walgreens
  • Walt Disney World
  • Wegmans
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Winn-Dixie

You can also use Apple Pay at almost any NFC checkout terminal including many taxi cabs, vending machines, and more with a few merchant exceptions like CVS, Rite Aid, Best Buy, and other CurrectC-supporting chains.

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The App Store also has added a section for Apple Pay apps here. Let us know in the comments where you use Apple Pay.

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