The Lithuanian division United Colors of Benetton has announced the beginning of acceptance of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a payment method. Further, according to the company, this option will be available in stores worldwide, writes Trustnodes.

In addition to bitcoin, pay in stores United Colors of Benetton in Vilnius now you can aldonas such as Ethereum, Dash, Nem and Steem. Processing support is provided by the company CopPay, the principle of which is similar to what BitPay offers.

“We are pleased to announce that the shops United Colors of Benetton in Vilnius were the first who supports the cryptocurrency. We stand on the side of the idea of freedom and diversity of payment methods”, — said the Lithuanian co-owner of the franchise network Arturas Zuokas.

He also expressed confidence that in the future to pay with the cryptocurrency could be anywhere.

Earlier this week, Lithuanian processing the blockchain Coingate company signed the agreement with the application for e-Commerce Prestashop. The partnership will enable more than 80 thousand of the European stores to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.