DigitalMint, a Chicago-based cryptocurrency provider has recently announced their partnership with American multinational chain of convenience stores, Circle K. The partnership will enable the consumers to buy Bitcoin through physical kiosks and teller windows at Circle K. Center of the attraction of this partnership is Bitcoin ATMs as the firm will add 20 BTMs or Bitcoin ATMs across Arizona and Nevada as part of an exclusive pilot program. The partnership is said to be the largest one for DigitalMint which may accelerate the company’s expansion. Bitcoin ATMs are becoming very popular and prevalent as the users find it quite convenient to buy a small amount of Bitcoin with fiat currency. Today, all popular locations around the world have the Bitcoin ATMs installed.
DigitalMint is a Chicago based crypto startup that allows the users to buy Bitcoin through physical kiosks and teller windows. They have already partnered with over 250 B&M locations across the United States, including convenience stores like Circle K, grocery chains, financial service centers, gas stations, and other retailers. Talking about Circle K owns and operates convenience stores and gas stations across the United States, currently presents on 15000 locations. DigitalMint partnering with Circle K is definitely going to be game changer decision for both firms.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with a respected organization like Circle K,” said Marc Grens, President & Co-Founder, DigitalMint. “This partnership opens the door for the massive expansion of Bitcoin access to new markets around the globe.”
Talking about Bitcoin ATMs or BTMs, they are similar to conventional ATMs enabling the consumers to exchange USD for Bitcoin. With Bitcoin ATM customers will be able to purchase up to $20,000 in Bitcoin per day. That’s the limit for single day purchase. When it comes to Arizona, the newly launched BTMs will be presented in the following cities: Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe, Tucson, Flagstaff, Surprise, Maricopa. Las Vegas will be the only place to get Bitcoin ATMs as a part of their pilot program. More locations might be announced in the future.
Partnership with Circle K has made DigitalMint the largest Bitcoin ATM and point-of-sale operator in the U.S. The company currently has over 250 locations in 25 states.
“We are very happy to add DigitalMint as a partner and we look forward to working with their team,” said Joel Konicke, Category Manager, Circle K Stores Inc. “Partnering with DigitalMint allows us to provide our customers with seamless access to Bitcoin, at a very reasonable price.”