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Starbucks will accept Bitcoin from next year

Global coffee chain Starbucks is now on track to accept payments in the world’s best-known cryptocurrency, Bitcoin.

All 7-Eleven Philippines stores now sell Bitcoin

Bitcoin purchasers can now buy the cryptocurrency in all 7-Eleven Philippines stores.

Pundi X plans bitcoin POS roll-out in Hong Kong

Indonesian offline cryptocurrency startup Pundi X is on track to deploy thousands of point-of-sale devices in Hong Kong.

Blockchain: Taking the pain out of supply chains

Blockchain technology has many benefits to offer the retail industry, especially in a supply chain setting.

Bitcoin and retail: don’t write off cryptocurrencies just yet

Debate builds over the future of bitcoin and retail.

Cryptocurrency, tokenisation and ‘instant gratification’

Desmond Marshall, a speaker at this month’s Retail’s Cutting Edge, explains how his jewellery retail disruptor is embracing new technology.

Updated agenda released for Retail’s Cutting Edge 2018

E-commerce, bitcoin, startups, logistics and fashion will all feature in Retail’s Cutting Edge 2018 later this month.

Seoul mall stores to accept bitcoin

Goto mall stores to accept bitcoin as payment by shoppers.

Blockchain technology impact stretches way beyond Bitcoin

Blockchain technology has “immense potential to disrupt and transform the world of money, business, and society” in the years ahead.

Blockchain technology impact stretches way beyond Bitcoin

Blockchain technology has “immense potential to disrupt and transform the world of money, business, and society” in the years ahead.

FamilyMart Taiwan accepts bitcoins

FamilyMart Taiwan says a growing number of customers are paying by bitcoin since it struck a deal with local wallet provider BitoEX. The convenience retailer started accepting the cryptocurrency at its 3000 stores across Taiwan on October 24 and has recorded more than 500 transactions since then. Most customers are using bitcoin to buy coupons dispensed by FamiPort terminals which Taiwanese use to pay for a variety of things including utility bills, cinema tickets, parking fines or train …

Bitcoin debit card makes cryptocurrency more accessible

Coinbase has launched a Bitcoin debit card that enables US users to spend the cryptocurrency anywhere Visa is accepted.