cryptocurrency

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Flexa Payment Network Lets Consumers Pay For Whole Foods With Crypto

Flexa is a payment-processing network that lets shoppers pay for everyday transactions with mainstream retailers like Crate & Barrel using cryptocurrency

Brand Activation & Immersion How High-Tech Brands Like Xiaomi Are Making London A Digital Retail Hub

From PSFKs 2019 London Retail Innovation Guide, these four stores and activations are must-sees for tech-loving tourists and Londoners alike

Shopper Education & Assistance JP Morgan Offers Customers Own Non-Volatile Cryptocurrency

The U.S. bank will regulate the JPM coin to avoid value fluctuation, ensuring a 1:1 dollar exchange as it strives to capture the growing mainstream crypto audience

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Coinstar And Coinme Bring Bitcoin To Grocery Store Shoppers

A new partnership between Coinstar and Coinme allows grocery shoppers at Safeway and Albertsons to exchange cash for bitcoin through Coinstar kiosks, increasing accessibility to the crypto economy while driving foot traffic to stores

Retail Overstock Sells Ecommerce Business To Focus On Blockchain Investment

The company's founder intends to sell the entire retail business and focus on investments in blockchain technology and startups

Home Customers Of Self-Storage Co Can Rent Out Their Stored Items

Omni is promoting active storage, letting customers charge each other for use of their stowed-away goods, incentivizing business while also encouraging the repurposing of unused items

Automotive Rolls-Royce Dealer Lets Customers Purchase With Bitcoin

The option of using the digital currency to buy vehicles from a Texas Rolls dealer is driven by desire for ease and simplicity from customers making luxury purchases

Fashion & Apparel How Brands Are Helping Consumers Turn Their Own Data Into Services And Rewards

Companies are handing control over to consumers, enabling them to trade and sell their own personal data in an assortment of digital marketplaces

Transactions & Payments Messaging Giant Creates Its Own Cryptocurrency Exchange

Line is leveraging its popularity with over 200 million users to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange program that supports 30 different coins, hoping to capitalize on the hot crypto market

Video How Blockchain Will Wrestle Control From Amazon To The Shopper

SHOP (now EVERY*) creator John Wantz says that cryptocurrency and tokens will level the retail playing field for brands and their customers

Advertising Interview: How A Blockchain-Based Platform Aims To Turn The E-Commerce World Into A Decentralized Amazon

In this interview, founder and CEO of Shopin, Eran Eyal, discusses how his company creates a universal shopper profile and cryptocurrency to improve the e-commerce and in-store experience, while allowing brands and their customers to control their personal data

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Interview: Making Crypto Selling And Investing An Everyday Affair For All

Cred's founder Brendon McQueen illuminates PSFK readers on how the accessible platform is bridging the gap between cryptocurrency exchanges and mass adoption, and how shopper education is at the root of its rollout

Technology Social Platform Lets Users Buy Upvotes And Downvotes With Bitcoin

Thundermessage, a new social newsfeed platform, allows users to curate their newsfeed content, by investing in bitcoin, users are able vote on what content deserve to be seen by the platform's community

Loyalty & Membership Coffee Brand Lets Customers Exchange Loyalty Points For Cryptocurrency

Lattesso's new coin allows coffee drinkers to earn tokens that can be exchanged for coffee and cash, paving the way as Crypto Valley's first loyalty coin and helping merge cryptocurrency with everyday activities