Burger King accepts the crypto-currency

January 8, 2020 by Clementine

Strong of its success to having established the crypto-payments in one of its shops in Slovenia, Burger King extends the empire of crypto-currencies to Venezuela, a country that shares the same aspirations in the framework of the development of digital currencies.

Pay with Dash to begin with

Crypto-buyer, the partner of the restaurant chain, was responsible for announcing the news via twitter.

“A shop Burger King in the neighborhood Sambil Caracas has begun to accept the Bitcoin as well as altcoin Ether, Litecoin, the token of Binance BNB, Dash and Tether “, one can read in the tweet.

Under the terms of said partnership, Crypto-buyer will provide the platform necessary to make the payments in crypto-currencies.
Even if the publication argues that the fast-food accept several crypto-currencies, Ernesto Contreras, the director of Dash, has made it clear in an article that Burger King is no host that Dash at the very beginning, according to its terms :

“Thanks to the platform Crypto-buyer, the Burger King restaurants in Venezuela will accept now payments Dash “.

In fact, the store Sambil will serve as focal point to deploy fully the crypto-payments, because Crypto-buyer and Burger King are planning to serve 40 sites spread on the territory of venezuela in the course of this year.

The efforts of the countries highly praised

Venezuela is more than ever convinced of the benefits of the digital economy.

“The growth of Crypto-buyer in South America, particularly in Venezuela, is another example of the way in which this region is ahead of the curve in adopting crypto-currency as a true mode of payment “, he explains.

For the moment, there is no official announcement from Burger King regarding the acceptance of crypto-assets, though two of its stores have adopted the crypto-currencies as means of payment.
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