2020 Begins Crypto Adoption in France
Paris — At the Paris Retail Week event, French news outlet Cryptoglobe reported that over 25,000 retail stores in France will be accepting cryptocurrencies. Slated for 2020, the stores will utilize a combination of payment processors and platforms including Global POS, EasyWallet , and payment platform Easy2Play. Bitcoin will be converted into Euros at the point of sale.
While Bitcoin will be the only accepted cryptocurrency at launch, there are plans to expand the number of coins/tokens accepted. Brands that will be active at launch are Boulanger, Foot Locker, World House, Intersport, Cultura, Maisons du Monde, and Norauto.