French Sushi Shop Now Accepts Bitcoin

French Sushi Shop Now Accepts Bitcoin

A French sushi shop has become one of the first shops in the country to accept bitcoin. Maki Wrap, an upmarket sushi takeaway that opened on 4th November, says it adopted bitcoin payments partly in protest at "excessive fees" levied by French banks on businesses. The shop uses BitPay, with customers scanning a QR code to send their bitcoins - a similar setup to other businesses that accept bitcoin payments. "It would be easier and much cheaper for us if all our customers could pay in bitcoin," Maki Wrap CEO S de Lagarde told CoinDesk in an email. He asked that his first name be....


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