Accepting bitcoin payments means expecting smoother transactions and strong customer appeal. Why yacht companies have recognized this alternative in their list of payment methods. Yes, Bitcoin can now offer us a short (or long) way at sea.
Recently, the press mentioned two specialists in luxury yacht activities: Camper & Nicholson and Prime Experiences.
Camper & Nicholsons accept cryptocurrencies
Issuance of Encrypted Payments to Champions & Nicholsons
The specialist in luxury yacht activities (sale, purchase, charter, marketing, etc.) Camper & Nicholsons was founded in 1782. With its 240 years of existence, the company has just announced that from now on, it will be accepted with cryptocurrencies for its yacht. rental and sales services.
By integrating bitcoin or crypto payment options, Camper & Nicholson hopes to attract new customers and incentivize even more purchases, in the face of the cryptocurrency market.
By the way, crypto assets promise several advantages. For one mention:
- reduction of fees;
- reduce the cost of processing transactions;
- and payment efficiency.
” Camper & Nicholsons is realizing the potential of crypto to transform the yacht industry, making payments faster, safer and cheaper on a global scale. With total encryption market capitalization approaching US $ 2 trillion, Camper & Nicholsons is now well placed to leverage this wealth by helping crypto holders looking to buy luxury goods such as yacht sales and yacht rentals. Said Merrick Theobald, vice president of marketing at Pitpay.
BitPay comes to the rescue
The support of BitPay, the world’s largest payment service provider in BTC or other cryptocurrencies, facilitates the implementation of this new facility. Two to:
- manage the whole process;
- acquisition of customer cryptocurrencies;
- add their fiat equivalent to a Camper & Nicholsons account.
Note also that BitPay now accepts cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Shiba Inu (SHIB), Returned Bitcoin (WBTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), Ethereum (ETH) and 5 dollar backed stables (DAI, BUSD, USDC, GUSD and USDP).
Paolo Casani, CEO of the company, explains:
” We decided to adopt cryptos to expand our market, meet new consumer preferences, and provide customers with more choice, flexibility and freedom. Bitpay handles the whole process and makes it easy and safe to get customer’s crypto and deposit money into our account. »
The reasons for choosing BitPay
Using BitPay, Camper & Nicholsons will be able to find a range of commercial solutions, namely:
- elimination of transaction-related fraud;
- reduction in the cost of payment processing;
- conduct transactions without limits in cryptocurrencies.
And why not access to his famous prepaid crypto-debit card.
In addition, the luxury yacht specialist will see its assets (in fiat) directly in its bank account the day after the settlement.
Prime Experiences verifies cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin and blockchain membership
Prime Experiences is also a North American based luxury boat and yacht charter specialist. 15 years ago, 2 Colombians founded this company which is now interested in bitcoin payments. In addition, it also plans to add mobile and web services to the blockchain.
Prime Experiences executives expect 40% growth in BTC payments in the first year. This represents $ 6.5 million in revenue associated with yacht charters and personalized customer experiences.
Location in Miami
Soon, Prime Experiences will collaborate with the city of Miami. Pro-crypto mayor Francis Suarez has already been briefed on the company’s secrets.
Do you remember the last time the chief magistrate of this city suggested paying the wages of Miami citizens in bitcoin?
José David Tobón, president of Prime Experiences, comments on the project:
” With this type of currency, many doors are open, we are currently in talks with the mayor of Miami, who is looking to develop bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the city. Miami could be the next Silicon Valley as most of the big companies like Tesla, Facebook and Google want to set up store in the city. »
Luxury rental and yacht sales companies accepting bitcoin and cryptocurrencies can be significant for sectors that impact the maritime and logistics environment. Little by little, the cryptocurrency is evolving and taking root in our daily lives.
Sources: Luxuo; CoinQuora
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