Bitcoin Celebration – Adoption of Bitcoin requires its acceptance as a medium of exchange for goods and services. Today, the Vin-malin.fr site and the Luna project are taking another small step by allowing the purchase of bottles of wine by cryptocurrency.
Buy a good bottle for a few satoshis
Vin-malin.fr becomes the first French site foronline wine salesto adopt payments via Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH).
To launch this pioneering project, Vin-malin.fr joined forces with LUNU Solutions , a technological start-up specializing in cryptocurrency payment systems.
“This association is a first step towards democratizing bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments in wine e-commerce in France – a particularly dynamic sector at the forefront of digital trends. ”
Massimo Moretti, head of LUNU Partnerships
We had already told you about LUNU with the jeweler Courbet from Place Vendôme , since this crypto-payments solution had been chosen by this company to sell its jewelry.
Alcohol purchases on Vin-Malin.fr can be done via a secure widget , which will allow customers to instantly access the best crypto / euro exchange rate at the time of the transaction, so that they can make their payments in BTC or ETH seamlessly.
“The LUNU widget will be very easy to use (…) speed of purchase is one of the primary criteria for customer satisfaction. The professionalism and vision of LUNU Solutions seduced us, and they offer an immediate repayment in euros of purchases paid in bitcoin. There will be no need for a minimum order amount (…) ”
Jean-Christophe Gallois, Director of Operations at Vin-malin.fr
With the recent rise in prices, the purchasing power of bitcoins has strengthened. Now is the perfect time to make the most of it, buying a few bottles of wine and / or champagne for the holidays or the new year ahead. But always in moderation, of course!