Customers Can Now Pay With Cryptocurrency At a Brazilian Supermarket Chain


A supermarket chain on the northern coast of Rio de Janeiro, in the Rio das Ostras municipality, now gives customers the option to pay with cryptocurrency, according to local news outlet Portal do Bitcoin. Oasis Supermercados has two stores and a total of 90 employees. Those who patronize the supermarket can pay with bitcoin, litecoin, and bitcoin cash, according to administrator Douglas Andrade. Andrade said the inspiration to accept cryptocurrency first came from his brother, who called a brokerage firm after watching a video about how stores and shops could accept crypto. Since the supermarket chain just started accepting cryptocurrency on December 18th, Andrade said there have not been any payments made with crypto yet. Read more…



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