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Buying Your Starbucks Fix With Bitcoin Is Now Closer to Reality

  • Exchange giant ICE teams up with Starbucks on crypto venture
  • Bakkt aims to more tightly integrate Bitcoin into the economy
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Buying Starbucks With Bitcoin Moves Closer to Reality
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It’s hard to buy coffee with Bitcoin, but Starbucks Corp. may be poised to make that easier.

The beverage retailer is teaming up with one of the world’s biggest exchange operators, Intercontinental Exchange Inc., which just created a venture called Bakkt designed to more tightly integrate digital currencies into global commerce.