Global restaurant software provider, Lavu, has made Shiba Inu (SHIB) available for payment in over 1000 restaurants located in over 65 countries.
According to Lavu in a press release on 19th May, it’s now in partnership with Verifone, a global FinTech payments solution provider, to incorporate various payment options, including cryptocurrency.
The partnership will offer smooth integration of Lavu’s restaurant software suite with the Verifone FLEX payment options, enabling the companies based in more than 65 countries to offer a unique point of sale (POS) solution with multiple modern payment methods to their customers.
Basically, this will enable the companies to offer a unique point of sale (POS) solution to their customers.
The following payment methods were announced by the firm: Alipay, Affirm, cryptocurrencies (including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), Shiba Inu (SHIB), and several USD stablecoins using crypto wallets such as PayPal, Venmo, WeChat Pay, Klarna, Swish, and Vipps.
Reacting to the new development, Saleem S. Khatri, CEO of Lavu, said:
Our partnership with Verifone advances our mission to help even more restaurants reach new customer segments and remain profitable during an increasingly challenging time. Especially over the past two years, consumers have acclimated to contactless, cardless and flexible payment methods, and we’re excited to call Verifone our ally in ensuring that restaurateurs meet these customer needs amidst inflationary pressures and staffing shortages.”
Tim O’Loughlin, the President and EVP at Verifone, also said:
“There’s massive interest from dining establishments to expand their payment acceptance options as consumer trust in these popular digital wallets accelerates. We’re excited to partner with Lavu to provide an unparalleled end-to-end experience for restaurant merchants by joining the most adaptable restaurant POS system with our payment solutions and suite of Advanced Payments Methods.”