Ex-Starbucks CEO and Presidential Hopeful Howard Schultz Is a Crypto Fan
Howard Schultz, who may run for president of the U.S., is a firm believer in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.
The food and beverage giants are among the restaurants and retail shops reportedly on a local government list for testing of China's central bank digital currency.
Users of the Starbucks iPhone app are now being presented with “Bakkt Cash” as a payment option.
The launch of its flagship consumer product was originally expected for early 2020.
Bakkt says it's launching a consumer app next year that will let customers pay crypto at Starbucks.
Starbucks aims to give consumers and farmers more data on its coffee products using a blockchain service from Microsoft.
Ever wanted to buy a cup of Starbucks coffee with your bitcoins? With Coin For Coffee, now you can. As its co-founder and CEO Matt Luongo explained to CoinDesk, Card For Coin leverages Starbucks’ existing gift card infrastructure to process payments using digital currency. He put it simply: “We want people to be able to […]