Cellular funds app CHAI launches cell blockchain-based funds at 13,500 CU comfort shops in South Korea.
In response to a press launch from October 7 that blockchain startup Terra has shared with Cointelegraph, CHAI – which works on the Terra blockchain – is now accepted as a cost technique on the massive grocery store chain.
App help might be added to CU on the finish of 2019 after a collaboration between CHAI and comfort retailer operator BGF Retail, which owns the shops in query.
As of the discharge, CHAI additionally presents low transaction prices to merchants and steady reductions of 5-10% for customers due to the depreciation because of the progress in Terra's steady economic system. The announcement additionally claims that the app "is built-in with seven common eCommerce platforms, with a person base of over 450,000."
Lastly, the corporate claims to have entered right into a partnership with BC Card (reportedly the most important cost processor in South Korea) to launch a pay as you go debit card in early 2020.
Bitcoin acceptance at French retailers
Cryptocurrencies have gotten increasingly generally accepted in shops worldwide as retailers collaborate with cryptocurrency corporations to increase cost choices for purchasers.
In September, Cointelegraph reported that help for Bitcoin (BTC) Funds are launched at greater than 25,000 factors of sale for 30 French retailers following a partnership between point-of-sale expertise provider World POS and EasyWallet utility and cost platform Easy2Play.