L Operaio, the Japanese dealer who imports and sells luxury cars, announced the acceptance of bitcoin as payment means. Thanks to a partnership with the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer clients L Operaio will be able to shop for bitcoins amounting to 100 million yen ($1 million).
It is noteworthy that for other retail partners exchange restrictions on the purchase of cryptocurrency in amount from $900 to $2 760.
In the initial phase of the partnership will bitcoins be accepted in stores dealer, located in the Tokyo districts of Chiyoda, Shinjuku and Aoyama. In the future the geography of the adoption of the cryptocurrency will expand.
BitFlyer is already providing technical support to the largest electronics retailers in Japan, such as all the shops in Bic Camera and separate branches of the network Yamada Denki. In 2016, joined a chain of Japanese Department stores Marui, which also started to accept payment in bitcoins.