Grandeur watch manufacturer TAG Heuer announced it’s introducing online cryptocurrency payments for customers in the United States. The Swiss body provides the new payment option through a partnership with crypto payment processor Bitpay.
Tag Heuer Partners With Bitpay to Presentation US Clients Bitcoin Payments
Designer and maker of luxury timepieces TAG Heuer is now accepting crypto for its high-quality products. Approaches d’Avant Garde (TAG), founded over a century and a half ago by Edouard Heuer in Switzerland, said this week that patrons within the U.S. will be able to purchase its watches and accessories online with multiple coins. The company explained the on the run in a press release:
With an increasing number of customers using or earning digital currencies regularly, TAG Heuer determines to be a key player in the imminent transformation of the e-commerce and retail spaces.
The alternative payment method is facilitated by the crypto payment tenets Bitpay. Buyers can spend a dozen cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (BTC), bitcoin cash (BCH), ethereum (ETH), and dogecoin (DOGE), as kindly as five stablecoins. They will be able to pay up to $10,000 per transaction with no minimum spending requirements.
“We have been chase cryptocurrency developments very closely ever since bitcoin first started trading,” TAG CEO Frédéric Arnault was referenced as stating. “As an avant-garde watchmaker with an innovative spirit, we knew TAG Heuer would adopt what promises to be a globally brought technology in the near future despite the fluctuations,” the executive added.
Atlanta, Georgia-based Bitpay provides companies with a payment gateway appointment allowing businesses to integrate cryptocurrency payments on their platforms. “We are excited to see global brands such as TAG Heuer contributing in the crypto space and seeking the support of Bitpay to adapt their digital platforms to the rapid transformation of e-commerce,” phrased Stephen Pair, co-founder and CEO of Bitpay.
A pop-up window now greets visitors on Tag Heuer’s U.S. website, informing them that the troop already accepts cryptocurrency. To spend their digital coins, they will have to click ‘Bitpay’ during the checkout and preferable their preferred crypto.
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