Digitec Galaxus, the leading player in the online retail market in Switzerland, has added support for cryptocurrency payments. This is stated in a press release.
The company intends to accept Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV, Ethereum, Ripple, Binance Coin, Litecoin, Tron, NEO and OmiseGO as payment for goods whose price exceeds 200 francs.
Digitec Galaxus sales about 2.7 million units of various goods. In 2018, store sales reached $ 261 million, which makes it 341 the largest online retailer in the world.
Note that support for cryptocurrency payment option was implemented using the Datatrans processing and the Danish startup Coinify.
If the user intends to make a purchase for cryptocurrency, the system opens a special window for 15 minutes, during which the quotes do not change. The commission for such a service is 1.5%.
It was reported earlier Japanese retail giant Rakuten will add support for cryptocurrency in its application.