This isn’t the first paid delivery of any kind from UPS. The company has a deal to shuttle medical samplesbetween WakeMed facilitiesin Raleigh. That’s a commercial arrangement over areas that are under a company’s control. Now, it’s flying in residential areas and delivering to everyday people. Alphabet’sWing is already delivering medicineas part of a pilot program, but that’s limited to over-the-counter medication, gifts and snacks.

It’s not exactly a booming business with just two deliveries. However, it’s still a significant milestone. The deliveries point to a future where you don’t have to travel to the pharmacy, or else wait for a courier truck to make its usual rounds — you could get

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