Starbucks and Microsoft partner up to bring bitcoin to the coffee chain

10:24 AM ET Fri, 3 Aug 2018

Starbucks along with Intercontinental Exchange, Microsoft and BCG, among others, are working to launch a new company called Bakkt that will enable consumers and institutions to buy, sell, store and spend cryptocurrencies on the global network by November. The platform with convert bitcoin and other cryptocoins into U.S. dollars that can be used to buy a Cold Foam Cascara Cold Brew, Matcha Lemonade or anything else at Starbucks.