Browsing the "Retail" Tag

Crypto Startup TokenPay Buys Equity Stake in Heidi Klum Lingerie Maker

| Leigh Cuen

TokenPay is turning ICO proceeds into equity investments, this time with a stake in lingerie company Naked Brand Group.

French Tobacco Retailers to Sell Bitcoin From January

| Yogita Khatri

Tobacconists in France are reportedly going to be selling bitcoin vouchers to the public from New Year.

Blockchain Could ‘Revolutionize’ Retail and CPG Industries: Deloitte

| Sujha Sundararajan

A Deloitte report suggests the retail and consumer packaged goods sectors could see benefits from blockchain integration across a number of use cases.

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China on a Blockchain? Maybe in 2018

| Chun Yin Cheung

China may have moved to ban crypto activities in 2017, but that doesn't mean the country won't be a major player in the year ahead.

Department Store Operator Begins Testing Bitcoin Payments in Japan

| Wolfie Zhao

Department store chain Marui has become the latest mainstream retailer in Japan to accept bitcoin payments, starting with a trial in a Tokyo store.


OSTK to HODL: Overstock to Keep 50% of All Bitcoin Payments as Investments

| Wolfie Zhao

Online retailer is shifting an earlier strategy by keeping half of the bitcoin it takes in as payment, the company's CEO has said.


Study: Consumers Feel Bitcoin More Secure than Mobile Payments Apps

| Stan Higgins

A recent consumer survey suggests US consumers feel bitcoin is a safer payment method than mobile wallets and apps.


Purse Opens Nakamoto’s, San Francisco’s Bitcoin-Only Retail Shop

| Daniel Cawrey

Located in San Francisco, Nakamoto's offers customers 10% savings on Amazon items when paying in bitcoin.

Malaysian Retail Giant i-Pmart Will Hold 100% of its Bitcoin Payments

| Jon Southurst

Online electronics retailer i-Pmart added a bitcoin payment option last week, and its CEO says he's a big believer.

Bitcoin Missing Out as UK Retailers Move Away From Cash

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

British retailers are exploring alternative payment options to cash, but bitcoin is not reaping the rewards.