CEO Adam Aron clarifies when Shiba Inu will be added as a payment method.
The popular Shiba Inu token will be available as a payment method at AMC Theatres
sometime within the next four months.
After confirming that AMC Theatres will indeed add Shiba Inu
to purchase certain products, the company’s CEO Adam Aron clarified that the addition will occur in the first few months of 2022.
Attention #SHIBArmy: Our friends @Bitpay decided to support Shiba Inu specifically because I asked for it, so AMC can take Shiba Inu for online payments for movie tickets and concessions. @AMCTheatres will be the first @bitpay customer to accept Shiba Inu. 60-120 day turnaround. this is a WOW!
Attention #SHIBArmy: Our friends @Bitpay decided to support Shiba Inu specifically because I asked, so AMC can take Shiba Inu for online payments of movie tickets and concessions. AMCTheatres to be the first @bitpay client to accept Shiba Inu. Timing 60-120 days. This is a WOW! pic.twitter.com/F54i22hHDv
– Adam Aron (@CEOAdam) November 15, 2021
As DiarioBitcoin has recounted , AMC, considered the largest movie theater chain, has been bullish on the cryptocurrency industry in recent months. It already announced on Nov. 12 that it is now allowing ticket purchases with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin.
In addition, Aron indicated that acceptance will be possible after a partnership with cryptocurrency service provider BitPay
Many people applauded the announcement of Shiba’s early adoption, one of them was the co-founder of Gemini exchange, Tyler Wi
– Tyler Winklevoss (@tyler) November 16, 2021
The price of Shiba Inu (SHIBA) does not seem to have had a good response to the announcement, at least so far. As of 6:00 am New York time, it is down 8%, but the truth is the whole crypto ecosystem is down, as can be seen in CryptoMarkets.
Sources: Twitter, Cryptopotato, archive
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