Blockchain in retail: 2019 status check

by MR Magazine Staff

Bitcoin has had its ups and downs – and more downs than ups lately. But blockchain, the technology that makes up the foundation of the cryptocurrency known as Bitcoin, has made leaps and strides in its use in business applications. Retailers find themselves having to straddle both worlds – the world of cryptocurrency for payments (actually accepting something like Bitcoin as a payment option from consumers), and blockchain technology, which is rapidly becoming foundational in some supply chain applications – and beyond. Read more at Forbes.